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Salomon Skin Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 431 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Skin - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

81% of the reviewers give the Salomon Skin a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (71%)
Good (10%)
Average (1%)
Poor (6%)
Bad (10%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Salomon Skin:

Reviewers like these things about the Salomon Skin

  • Many users find the side pockets stretchy,secure and able to hold tons of items.
  • A lot of users like its super light weight, they barely know it's in their back.
  • Other owners love how it rests comfortably on their back with the weight centered and up high.
  • Some were surprised with the amount of gear it can hold.
  • Other runners like how it hugs their body while running, both uphill and downhill.
  • A user recommends this bag to anyone looking for something with more capacity for winter trail running.
  • The one-size fits all approach is greatly appreciated by users as they can dial down the size to their body type.
  • With its snug fit and adjustable straps, users thought it's a great pack for long races and long training runs.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users thought it would've been better if it comes with water bottles.
  • A woman with large body frame said she had a hard time getting the pack fit her body.


Crowdsourced specs across all Salomon Skin models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.3-1.1 oz (0.1-0.5 kg)
Length iconLength14-18 in (36-46 cm)
Width2-8 in (5-20 cm)
Height2-11 in (5-28 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Salomon Skin Pro 10

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45% choose the Salomon Skin Pro 10

45 %
Colors and combinations:


Salomon Skin Pro 15

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36% choose the Salomon Skin Pro 15

36 %

Salomon Skin 12

18% choose the Salomon Skin 12

18 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight1 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength16 in (41 cm)
Width5 in (13 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)

Salomon Skin pro 10 vs Skin pro 15

The two most popular Salomon Skin models are the Skin pro 10 and the Skin pro 15, so let's compare them:

The Skin pro 10
The Skin pro 15

Popularity and Prices

In total, 81% of the people interested in the Salomon Skin bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Skin pro 10 which is choosen by 45% (1.2 times as many as the 36% that choose the Skin pro 15).

Skin pro 10Skin pro 15
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Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Salomon Skin features:
  • Insulated
  • Reflective
  • Hydration compatible
  • Compression straps
  • Carry-on size

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


vs Salomon Bags

The Salomon Skin ranks #7 compared with the other Salomon bags.

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6Salomon Agile
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7Salomon Skin
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8Salomon Sense
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9Salomon Hydro
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vs All Bags

The Salomon Skin ranks #2261 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

Bike Radar

The Hydrapak bladder is a doddle to fill and clean, and has an insulated panel to ward off the time when your drink reaches back-temperature. We liked this a lot. Because it’s designed for running we’d caution you not to overload it, though, and watch out for the shorter drinking tube.

Posted 5 August 2012 by Russell Burton - Read full review

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Last updated on July 03, 2019