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Patagonia Fore Runner Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 10 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Fore Runner - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Patagonia Fore Runner a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (100%)
Good (0%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Patagonia Fore Runner:

Reviewers like these things about the Patagonia Fore Runner

  • Many reviewers commend the Patagonia Fore Runner vest fir for its durability brought about by its fabric and construction.
  • Testers have noted that the material is lightweight and weather resistant.
  • Several of those who have tried the pack thought that its foam back panel is highly breathable.
  • They also noted that it does not absorb sweat.
  • Users found the pack comfortable to use.
  • Other users recommend the use of this vest for trail running, biking, and long-distance marathon.
  • They thought that the vest has a convenient compression system.
  • Testers have found that it consists of a removable lid that is easy to operate.
  • Users indicated the presence of sufficient pockets located around the vest.
  • Reviewers noted that the bag offers comfort when brushed against the skin.
  • Other reviewers thought that its mesh back panel keeps the back cool and dry.
  • A tester found that the hydration system was sufficient enough to last a marathon.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer noted that it lacks sufficient pockets for storage.
  • Another user found that the size of the reservoir is a little bit small.


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The Patagonia Fore Runner ranks #18 compared with the other Patagonia bags.

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vs All Bags

The Patagonia Fore Runner ranks #2021 compared with all the bags we have checked.

2019The North Face Yavapai
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2020Patagonia Fore Runner
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2021Mountain Hardwear Ozonic
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2022Mountainsmith Descent
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2023Oakley Works
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Last updated on May 12, 2019