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Mountainsmith Daylight Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 19 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Daylight - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

95% of the reviewers give the Mountainsmith Daylight a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (90%)
Good (5%)
Average (0%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Mountainsmith Daylight:

Reviewers like these things about the Mountainsmith Daylight

  • One reviewer who've used the bag on various hiking/camping trails thought that it was a quality multi-purpose bag.
  • A user was happy that she was able to fit in rain jacket, light sweatshirt, rain pants, a small towel, sunscreen, lunch and snacks, and multiple bottles of water in it.
  • Female users like how the pack is able to distribute the weight of the pack along the hips, saving them from back and shoulder pain.
  • One parent loves how the bag lets her carry hiking gear while carrying her baby in a carrier.
  • Users praise it for being so light but tough enough to stand up to all the abuse thrown on it.
  • One reviewer said it's well-built, light-weight hip pack. Perfect for short jaunts in the woods.
  • One hiker who loves to hike loved how this pack worked well in packing his essentials.
  • Lightweight,comfortable and wellmade are the main reasons cited for purchasing this bag.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users find the bottle pockets a bit shallow.
  • One reviewer noted the velcro on the front pocket was not sewn well.


vs Mountainsmith Bags

The Mountainsmith Daylight ranks #10 compared with the other Mountainsmith bags.

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vs All Bags

The Mountainsmith Daylight ranks #652 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Mountainsmith Daylight vs the Mountainsmith Day.

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Mountainsmith Daylight vs Mountainsmith Day

Mountainsmith Daylight
Mountainsmith Daylight


Based on 19 reviews

Mountainsmith Day
Mountainsmith Day

Based on 473 reviews

Weight: 1.7 oz
Price: $$

  • The Daylight is rated about the same as the Day.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 492 reviews of the two bags.

Both bags are available in these colors:

Only the Day is available in these colors:

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Last updated on July 03, 2019