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Patagonia Snow Drifter Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 27 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 9 reasons to buy the Snow Drifter - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Patagonia Snow Drifter a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (100%)
Good (0%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Patagonia Snow Drifter:

Reviewers like these things about the Patagonia Snow Drifter

  • According to users, the Cordura fabric of the Patagonia Snow Drifter backpack resists puncture and abrasion.
  • Reviewers recommended the pack for those who are into skiing, camping, and hiking, among others.
  • Other users commented that the bag is versatile as its name suggests, making it fit according to the stature of the user.
  • They also mentioned that the backpack comes in different colors which could suit the preference of users.
  • Users thought that the shoulder straps, back panel, and padded waist belt are nicely contoured and padded which provide them additional support and comfort.
  • Other users praised the spacious compartments where they can place their snow safety tools.
  • Its multiple carry options received commendation for being able to carry any kind of weight on the pack.
  • Reviewers said that they were able to access their gear even when in a loaded bag due to its extensive U-shaped lid.
  • Other reviewers noted its secondary compartments which may hold goggles.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user said that the backpack has no place for a helmet.
  • Another user felt that the backpack was not easy to get into even from the back entry.


Crowdsourced specs across all Patagonia Snow Drifter models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity30 l (1831 cuin)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Patagonia Snow Drifter features:
  • Ski carry
  • Snowboard carry
  • Load-lifter straps
  • Sternum strap
  • Water resistant

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


vs Patagonia Bags

The Patagonia Snow Drifter ranks #1 compared with the other Patagonia bags.

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vs All Bags

The Patagonia Snow Drifter ranks #10 compared with all the bags we have checked.

Top 5% bag

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Last updated on July 03, 2019