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Patagonia Nine Trails Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Mar 2019)

based on 41 reviews

Reviews Summary

99% of the Patagonia Nine Trails reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (81%)
Good (18%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)

Here's what the reviewers think about the Patagonia Nine Trails:

Reviewers like these things about the Patagonia Nine Trails

  • Many reviewers thought that the Patagonia Nine Trails backpack was built specifically with runners in mind.
  • Users lauded the lightweight and durable design of the bag.
  • Testers found out that the bag is waterproof due to its weather-resistant nylon ripstop with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish.
  • Several users thought that its zippered main compartment makes it easy to fit various-sized loads.
  • Other users found that its top loader is foldable.
  • A lot of testers have noted the bag is comfortable to wear due to its highly breathable mesh vest.
  • Reviewers found that its back panel is highly breathable and it does not absorb sweat.
  • Many reviewers commented on the top loading design of the backpack.
  • Other reviewers found it easy to hold items in place securely due to its integrated compression straps.
  • Some testers lauded the bag for being available in two sizes, ensuring that it fits the user.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the bag was not designed for trail running.
  • Another reviewer noted that the pockets on its shoulder straps were not functional.
  • A user found it hard to lock the contents of the pack down when it is not entirely full.


Crowdsourced specs across all Patagonia Nine Trails models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.9 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength18 in (46 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height9 in (23 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Patagonia Nine Trails features:
  • Water resistant
  • Hydration compatible
  • Sternum strap
  • Bluesign approved
  • Insulated
  • Quick drying

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


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The Patagonia Nine Trails ranks #3 compared with the other Patagonia bags.

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The Patagonia Nine Trails ranks #180 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on March 17, 2019