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Patagonia Arbor Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Mar 2019)

3.96
based on 619 reviews

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Reviews Summary


88% of the Patagonia Arbor reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (52%)
Good (36%)
Average (11%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Here's what the reviewers think about the Patagonia Arbor:

Reviewers like these things about the Patagonia Arbor

  • Many reviewers highly recommend the Patagonia Arbor rucksack backpack for its durable fabric and its robust construction.
  • Other reviewers mentioned that it has a spacious main compartment.
  • They also thought that its carrying handle on top is essential for an instant grip.
  • Users noted the presence of a notebook-up case.
  • Testers found out that the bag has a zip-up compartment on the cover flap.
  • Laptop users found it easy to store their gadgets due to a sleeve dedicated to laptops.
  • Other testers also mentioned that the bag is practical and fully functional.
  • Several users praised the attractive and colorful designs of the bag.
  • Other users noted that it could potentially repel water on a light rainy day.
  • A lot of testers have indicated that it is excellent for students and commuters.
  • Users have found that it is comfortable to use.
  • Other users thought the bag has a good size to stash essential things inside.
  • Reviewers noticed that it could fit loads but it does not look bulky.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer noticed that the zippered pocket inside the top is a little tight.
  • Another reviewer noted that it does not have a specific sleeve or pocket for water bottles.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Patagonia Arbor models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity26-32 l (1587-1953 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.3-1.6 oz (0.6-0.7 kg)
Length iconLength13-18 in (33-46 cm)
Width10.5-24 in (27-61 cm)
Height9-11.5 in (23-29 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Travel
Sport
Hiking
Cycling
School
Backpacking



Popular Models


Patagonia Arbor Grande

100% choose the Patagonia Arbor Grande

100 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Brown
Green
Purple
Red
Yellow


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity32 l (1953 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.3 oz (0.6 kg)
Length iconLength16 in (41 cm)
Width10.5 in (27 cm)
Height11.5 in (29 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Patagonia Arbor features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Water resistant
  • Laptop compartment

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Water bottle pockets
  • Adjustable torso
  • Compression straps

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 Patagonia Arbor models (the most popular choice is the Arbor grande).




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.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
2626 l1.4 oz0.05 oz/L
grande32 l1.3 oz0.04 oz/L
3232 l1.6 oz0.05 oz/L


Patagonia Arbor
Average for 20,280+ different bags




Rankings


vs Patagonia Bags

The Patagonia Arbor ranks #15 compared with the other Patagonia bags.

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vs All Bags

The Patagonia Arbor ranks #1258 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Patagonia Arbor vs 3 other, similar bags.

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Patagonia Arbor vs Jansport Hatchet


Patagonia Arbor
Patagonia Arbor

3.96

Based on 619 reviews
Capacity: 26-32 l
Weight: 1.3-1.6 oz
Price: $$


Jansport Hatchet
Jansport Hatchet

4.15
BEST
Based on 1,032 reviews

Capacity: 3 l
Weight: 1.25-1.8 oz
Price: $$

  • The Arbor is rated a little bit worse than the Hatchet.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,651 reviews of the two bags.
  • The biggest Arbor is 967% bigger than the biggest Hatchet (32 L vs 3 L).
  • The weight of the biggest Arbor is 12% lighter than the biggest Hatchet (1.6 oz vs 1.8 oz).

FeatureArborHatchet
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Laptop compartment
Organizer panel
Sternum strap
Water bottle pockets
Water resistant

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Red
Green
Grey

Only the Arbor is available in these colors:
Blue
Yellow
Orange
Brown
Purple




Patagonia Arbor vs Patagonia Black Hole


Patagonia Arbor
Patagonia Arbor

3.96

Based on 619 reviews
Capacity: 26-32 l
Weight: 1.3-1.6 oz
Price: $$


Patagonia Black Hole
Patagonia Black Hole

4.58
BEST
Based on 1,393 reviews

Capacity: 6-120 l
Weight: 0.2-3.3 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Arbor is rated somewhat worse than the Black Hole.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 2,012 reviews of the two bags.
  • The biggest Arbor is 275% smaller than the biggest Black Hole (32 L vs 120 L).
  • The weight of the biggest Arbor is 106% lighter than the biggest Black Hole (1.6 oz vs 3.3 oz).

FeatureArborBlack Hole
Adjustable torso
Bluesign approved
Carrying handle
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Laptop compartment
Organizer panel
Seam taped
Side pockets
Sternum strap
Water bottle pockets
Water resistant
Wheeled/rolling
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Blue
Black
Red
Green
Yellow
Grey
Brown

Only the Arbor is available in these colors:
Orange
Purple

Only the Black Hole is available in these colors:
White
Pink




Patagonia Arbor vs Patagonia Toromiro


Patagonia Arbor
Patagonia Arbor

3.96

Based on 619 reviews
Capacity: 26-32 l
Weight: 1.3-1.6 oz
Price: $$


Patagonia Toromiro
Patagonia Toromiro

4.15
BEST
Based on 72 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.1 oz
Price:

  • The Arbor is rated a little bit worse than the Toromiro.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 691 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Arbor is 45% heavier than the biggest Toromiro (1.6 oz vs 1.1 oz).

FeatureArborToromiro
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Ice axe/trekking pole loops
Laptop compartment
Water bottle pockets
Water resistant

Both bags are available in these colors:
Blue
Black
Red
Yellow

Only the Arbor is available in these colors:
Green
Grey
Orange
Brown
Purple





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Last updated on March 24, 2019