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The North Face Ion Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 11 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 6 reasons to buy the Ion - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

91% of the reviewers give the The North Face Ion a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (82%)
Good (9%)
Average (9%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the The North Face Ion:

Reviewers like these things about the The North Face Ion

  • A lot of climbers said that they love it because it comes with a rain cover.
  • A number of owners said the construction is excellent and sturdy.
  • Several users liked the padded mesh back panel.
  • Some users said that its a great build quality in a decent price.
  • Several climbers liked the slim and low profile design.
  • A lot of travellers said they liked it as there's enough room for food, minor cooking supplies, first aid, and rain gear.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A few users said that this pack didn't last well.
  • Some users complain that the straps wore out quickly as did the mesh coating.


vs The North Face Bags

The The North Face Ion ranks #10 compared with the other The North Face bags.

Top 20% The North Face bag

8The North Face Berkeley
The North Face Berkeley
9The North Face Surge
The North Face Surge
10The North Face Ion
The North Face Ion
11The North Face Borealis
The North Face Borealis
12The North Face Sport Hiker
The North Face Sport Hiker

vs All Bags

The The North Face Ion ranks #312 compared with all the bags we have checked.

Top 20% bag

310Under Armour Coalition
Under Armour Coalition
311The North Face Ion
The North Face Ion
312OGIO Ruck
313Mystery Ranch Scree
Mystery Ranch Scree
314Thule Crossover
Thule Crossover

Bag ID 33429. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019