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Mountainsmith Knockabout Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 99 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Knockabout - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

85% of the reviewers give the Mountainsmith Knockabout a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (71%)
Good (14%)
Average (10%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (3%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Mountainsmith Knockabout

  • Many reviewers noted that the Mountainsmith Knockabout waist pack could be swung around the shoulder for easy access to belongings.
  • Other reviewers pointed out that it can be placed around the torso as a waist pack for added security and stability.
  • Many users also thought that it could be a good alternative for a purse.
  • Several reviewers found out that the pack offers an efficient organization.
  • Many of the users thought that its Cordura nylon fabric makes the bag durable and robust.
  • Users noted that it could be utilized for everyday use.
  • Several testers also felt that it could be used for hikes.
  • Other users pointed out that the bag its webbing sling can be adjusted to convert the bag from a waist pack to a shoulder carry pack.
  • Several reviewers found the bag to be highly functional.
  • Reviewers said that it was comfortable to use the backpack.
  • Testers thought that its bright yellow lining makes the bag visible especially when finding items.
  • Other reviewers praised the pack for its headphone port.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user said that the bag does not have a designated place to stash water bottles.
  • A reviewer said that it might not be recommended for high-intensity activities.


vs Mountainsmith Bags

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

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9Mountainsmith Daylight
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10Mountainsmith Knockabout
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11Mountainsmith Borealis
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12Mountainsmith Grand Tour
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vs All Bags

The Mountainsmith Knockabout ranks #949 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019