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Nathan Vaporair Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 152 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 18 reasons to buy the Vaporair - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

82% of the reviewers give the Nathan Vaporair a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (69%)
Good (13%)
Average (9%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (2%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Nathan Vaporair:

Reviewers like these things about the Nathan Vaporair

  • One user said that the VaporAir checks off every box on her want list: extraordinarily light, with pockets galore,holds significant amount of water and does not bounce.
  • Runners find it easy to adjust along the runs and enjoy the presence of trash pockets.
  • Many users are happy with the good snug fit of the straps preventing it from bouncing around.
  • One user thought that the magnet holding the mouthpiece was brilliant.
  • Adjustable straps are one of the most favorite feature of this bag.
  • One runner loved its comfy fit and lots of adjustability.
  • A reviewer particularly liked the cinch straps that allow him to adjust the pack on the fly as the bladder becomes lighter.
  • Snug fit, multiple pockets, adjustable straps, ample water/gear storage space are cited as the main reasoms for buying this product.
  • Other users find the bladder very easy to use and dry.
  • One reviewer thought all the features of the bag fantastic.
  • Most users like how it's small and light, but can hold all the essentials for running and hiking.
  • Many praise the bag for its super light and comfortable fit,easy to access pockets and hydration capacity.
  • Users were amazed with how the bite valve works flawlessly.
  • Other reviewers liked how it sits comfortably on shoulders and does not slide around with 2 front buckles secured.
  • One owner who've tested the bag said that it's grear for all kinds of running and hiking.
  • Some runners appreciate the presence of reflectors covering the front and back which serves as safety feature for crossing streets on night runs.
  • Some users observed how the chest straps adjust to fit and secure well with the clasp.
  • Users recommend this bag for its perfect fit, comfort,good strapping system,easy access pockets and huge hydration capacity.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user although loving the excellent fit, complains about the valve leaks.
  • Some owners thought that it was a bit smaller than expected and fit too tight.


Crowdsourced specs across all Nathan Vaporair models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.9 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength18 in (46 cm)
Width16 in (41 cm)
Height4 in (10 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Nathan Vaporair features:
  • Stretch mesh

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


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The Nathan Vaporair ranks #7 compared with the other Nathan bags.

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The Nathan Vaporair ranks #1784 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Nathan Vaporair vs the Nathan Vaporcloud.

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Nathan Vaporair vs Nathan Vaporcloud

Nathan Vaporair
Nathan Vaporair


Based on 152 reviews
Weight: 0.9 oz
Price: $$

  • The Vaporair is rated a bit worse than the Vaporcloud.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 230 reviews of the two bags.

Both bags are available in these colors:

Only the Vaporair is available in these colors:

Only the Vaporcloud is available in these colors:

Bag ID 33095. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 12, 2019