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Mystery Ranch Sphinx Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 16 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 9 reasons to buy the Sphinx - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

Excellent (8%)
Good (0%)
Average (91%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Mystery Ranch Sphinx:

Reviewers like these things about the Mystery Ranch Sphinx

  • Most of the testers said that it is a tough and heavy duty pack for travelling and camping.
  • They said that the pack has a great built material which makes it highly durable.
  • Reviewers said that the pack is very comfortable to wear and carry over long distances.
  • Many travellers said that the harness system distributed weight properly to carry the load without any pain on the shoulders.
  • They also mentioned that the good ventilation system helped them to keep away sweat from their back.
  • A buyer said that the pack has great capacity compared to the size it looks like.
  • Another buyer said that the hip belt pockets are big enough to carry more stuffs for quick access.
  • Some buyers are quiet happy with the fully waterproofed panel zipper.
  • A few users said that the compression system is very good allowing them to clinch the pack for easy carry.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A few users said that the shoulder straps are thinner and it hurts while carrying heavy loads.
  • Some buyers complained for no rain cover.
  • A user said that the side water bottle pocket is much smaller is size.

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Mystery Ranch Sphinx features:
  • Hydration compatible
  • Hydration bladder

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Water bottle pockets

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


vs Mystery Ranch Bags

The Mystery Ranch Sphinx ranks #13 compared with the other Mystery Ranch bags.

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12Mystery Ranch Metcalf
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13Mystery Ranch Sphinx
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vs All Bags

The Mystery Ranch Sphinx ranks #2603 compared with all the bags we have checked.

2601Hartmann Century
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2602Mystery Ranch Sphinx
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2603Burton Exodus
Burton Exodus
2604Samsonite Andante
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2605American Flyer Pemberly
American Flyer Pemberly

Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Mystery Ranch Sphinx vs the Mystery Ranch Glacier.

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Mystery Ranch Sphinx vs Mystery Ranch Glacier

Mystery Ranch Sphinx
Mystery Ranch Sphinx


Based on 16 reviews
Price: $$$

  • The Sphinx is rated quite a lot worse than the Glacier.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 43 reviews of the two bags.

Compression straps
Hip belt
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Ice axe/trekking pole loops
Lumbar pack lid
Sleeping bag compartment
Water bottle pockets

Bag ID 31431. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019