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Thule Upslope Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 49 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Upslope - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

99% of the reviewers give the Thule Upslope a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (71%)
Good (28%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Thule Upslope:

Reviewers like these things about the Thule Upslope

  • According to users, the Thule Upslope backpack is comfortable to use.
  • Users took notice of its versatile carry options which include vertical snowboard carry and diagonal snowboard carry.
  • Other users thought that its 420D Cordura Nylon provides sufficient durability to the bag.
  • Reviewers mentioned that the tools and dry gear are separated well in the main compartment because of its avalanche compartment feature.
  • They noticed that its bottom loop could carry ski and snowboard easily.
  • They also noted that the backpack includes a stowable ice ax loop for holding a mountain tool efficiently.
  • Users found it easy to access the storage of the bag.
  • Testers said that the bag could store a helmet.
  • Reviewers mentioned that the backpack is water resistant.
  • Other reviewers also found that its zippered pockets allow them to organize their things well.
  • Reviewers indicated that the bag might be efficient for backcountry skiing, snowboarding, and hiking.
  • Other reviewers mentioned that the bag has a lot of compartments for storing things.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the backpack is heavy.
  • Another reviewer noted that the bag would not fit all body types.


Crowdsourced specs across all Thule Upslope models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.8-3 oz (0.8-1.4 kg)
Length iconLength12-14 in (30-36 cm)
Width12-19 in (30-48 cm)
Height11-22 in (28-56 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Thule Upslope features:
  • Insulated
  • Snowboard carry
  • Hydration compatible
  • Sunglasses pocket
  • Ski carry
  • Side pockets

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


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The Thule Upslope ranks #5 compared with the other Thule bags.

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The Thule Upslope ranks #594 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 31501. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019