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Mountainsmith Nitro Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

based on 27 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Nitro - and 1 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

88% of the reviewers give the Mountainsmith Nitro a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (70%)
Good (18%)
Average (3%)
Poor (7%)
Bad (0%)

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Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Mountainsmith Nitro

  • A lot of travellers said that it is designed to stash all of the bare essentials that they can’t imagine leaving home without it.
  • A number of users said they love the Interior mesh sleeve pocket.
  • Several hikers liked the reflective piping highlights.
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  • Several climbers liked the key clip and the front zippered pocket for easy access.
  • A lot of travellers said its a great build quality in a decent price.
  • Many owners said that they like the design with diamond airmesh foam.
  • Many reviewers said it's a sturdy, lightweight bag.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complain about the inaccurate size description as it appears bigger in the photos than the actual size.


Crowdsourced specs across all Mountainsmith Nitro models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.8 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength4 in (10 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)


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The Mountainsmith Nitro ranks #21 compared with the other Mountainsmith bags.

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vs All Bags

The Mountainsmith Nitro ranks #1781 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Mountainsmith Nitro vs the Mountainsmith Vibe.

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Mountainsmith Nitro vs Mountainsmith Vibe

Mountainsmith Nitro
Mountainsmith Nitro


Based on 27 reviews
Weight: 0.8 oz

Mountainsmith Vibe
Mountainsmith Vibe

Based on 77 reviews

Weight: 0.4 oz
Price: $

  • The Nitro is rated a little bit worse than the Vibe.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 104 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Nitro is 100% heavier than the biggest Vibe (0.8 oz vs 0.4 oz).

Only the Vibe is available in these colors:

Bag ID 33045. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on April 20, 2019