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Osprey Wayfarer Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

4.10 based on 19 reviews


Crowdsourced specs across all Osprey Wayfarer models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity70 l (4272 cuin)
Weight iconWeight5.4 oz (2.4 kg)
Length iconLength24 in (61 cm)
Width16 in (41 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)

Reviews Summary

84% of the Osprey Wayfarer reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (70%)
Good (14%)
Average (14%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)

Here's what the reviewers think about the Osprey Wayfarer:

Reviewers like these things about the Osprey Wayfarer

  • Most testers said that it is an excellent daypack for weekend trips or for long vacations.
  • They confirmed that the pack is comfortable to carry with various adjustable straps.
  • Everybody loved the attached daypack with the main rucksack.
  • A user said that with the removable daypack the original pack is very comfortable to carry.
  • Many users said that the pack has plenty of room to pack things perfectly for long vacations.
  • A buyer is quiet happy to mention the various organizational pockets that helped him carry all stuffs for his trip.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A few buyers said that there are too many hanging straps with the pack.
  • A user said that the daypack has an iPad sleeve made of plastic which he found not enough secure to carry his electronic gadget.

Popular Models

Osprey Wayfarer 70

100% choose the Osprey Wayfarer 70

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Capacity iconCapacity70 l (4272 cuin)
Weight iconWeight5.4 oz (2.4 kg)
Length iconLength24 in (61 cm)
Width16 in (41 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Osprey Wayfarer features:
  • Adjustable torso
  • Hip belt
  • Laptop compartment
  • Removable daypack
  • Sternum strap

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

Packing Guide

See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Osprey Wayfarer models (the most popular choice is the Wayfarer 70).

Capacity/Weight Levels

The capacity/weight level shows how much the bag weights compared with it's capacity (volume).

The lower the capacity/weight level, the better.

7070 l5.4 oz0.08 oz/L


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The Osprey Wayfarer ranks #56 compared with the other Osprey bags.

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The Osprey Wayfarer ranks #664 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on January 20, 2019