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Thule Guidepost Review

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4.0 Rating based on 7 reviews
Thule Guidepost backpack
Thule Guidepost duffel
We have checked 7 reviews of the Thule Guidepost. Having checked all the reviews, the weighted average rating is 4.0 out of 5.

This bag is available as both a backpack and a duffel. The most popular model is the Thule Guidepost 75.

Thule Guidepost 7575 L (4577 CI)99 oz (2.8 kg)31.5 x 14.25 x 12.5 in (80 x 36 x 32 cm)
Thule Guidepost 8585 L (5187 CI)

Reviewers like these things about Thule Guidepost

  • Most of the testers said that the bag is durable enough for great outdoor travels and vacations.
  • They said that the pack was very comfortable on their back.
  • Reviewers said that the adjustable torso and shoulder harness was helpful to carry it comfortably for long hours.
  • Many users are happy to have removable lid which helped themt to convert is as a daypack for travelling.
  • A user said that the pack has great capacity with good number of organizational pockets to carry all stuffs for travelling.
  • Another user said that removable waist belt helped him to adjust the load properly over his back.
  • Most of the buyers are happy with the water resistant quality of the backpack.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user said that the sternum strap is only adjustable on one side which made it a bit uncomfortable to carry.
  • Few buyers said that the external side pockets are smaller in size.
  • Some buyers also complained that the pack is very expensive in comparison to the features it has offered.


Average rating 4.0 based on 7 reviews reviews
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Selected Reviews

Dirtbag Dreams
Julie Schoenfeld
Posted 16 February 2016
Overall the Guidepost 65L is a great option for someone looking for a full-featured backpack that can hold enough gear for a long weekend or week-long adventure.
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  • Hydration compatible
  • Adjustable waist
  • Compression straps
  • Hip belt
  • Hip belt pockets
  • Side pockets
  • Raincover included
Actual features depend on model


Check how much you can pack in the different Thule Guidepost models:


Ranks 46 compared with other backpacking backpacks
Ranks 32 compared with other hiking backpacks
Ranks 9 compared with other large backpacks

Bag photos from Amazon.co.uk (backpack), Amazon.com (duffel) and Amazon.com (bag).

Last updated on March 22, 2018

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