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Platypus Siouxon Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 49 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 13 reasons to buy the Siouxon - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

93% of the reviewers give the Platypus Siouxon a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (85%)
Good (8%)
Average (6%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Platypus Siouxon:

Reviewers like these things about the Platypus Siouxon

  • A reviewer thought that the Platypus Siouxon backpack is comfortable to wear.
  • Users mentioned that it has convenient internal and external tool organization options.
  • Reviewers pointed out that the bag comes with a hydration reservoir with a magnetic hose retention and multiple hose routing options.
  • According to some reviewers, it has specific carrying systems for pads and full-face helmets.
  • Other reviewers thought that it has a fleece lined pocket for eyewear.
  • They indicated that the bag has an integrated rainfly to keep the bag dry.
  • They also noticed that it has a commuter light loop and two pump sleeves.
  • Some users pointed out that it is designed to work with different body types and torso lengths.
  • Testers noted that its back panel keeps users cool and comfortable all day long.
  • Several reviewers indicated that bag is practical and functional.
  • Users took notice of its spacious main compartment.
  • Others mentioned that its sternum strap could be adjusted to suit personal preference.
  • They also said that its ergonomic shoulder straps provide comfort and support.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer had issues with the bladder.
  • A few other reviewers had problems with the seams of the bag.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Platypus Siouxon features:
  • Hydration compatible
  • Raincover included
  • Carry-on size
  • Hydration bladder

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


vs Platypus Bags

The Platypus Siouxon ranks #1 compared with the other Platypus bags.

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vs All Bags

The Platypus Siouxon ranks #185 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

Bike Radar

Wide, light and tough, if you get on with the angles, they’re great.

Posted 12 December 2014 by Faye Sanders - Read full review

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Last updated on July 03, 2019