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Timbuk2 Gist Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Feb 2019)

3.49 based on 48 reviews

Reviews Summary

88% of the Timbuk2 Gist reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (58%)
Good (30%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (11%)

Here's what the reviewers think about the Timbuk2 Gist:

Reviewers like these things about the Timbuk2 Gist

  • Most users said that It's made of material that is easy to clean.
  • Many other users said that the bag is a heavy cotton canvas that feels very durable.
  • Users love the straps and how comfy they sit on their shoulders.
  • Reviewers agreed that it’s perfect to carry essentials on bike rides, walks or a weekend trip.
  • Many users said that the pack is well constructed.
  • Many other osers said the pack is super roomy.
  • Many users said that this pack is very well built, comfortable.
  • Many users love the hidden pocket on the back. Big enough to fit some cash or a small wallet to hide from prying eyes.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One reviewer said that It's difficult to get into and out of the main pocket and there isn't a lot of organization in there.
  • Some users said that it needs more compartments inside.
  • Another user complained that the zip entrance to toe top pocket and back pocket is way too small.


Crowdsourced specs across all Timbuk2 Gist models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.5 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength12 in (30 cm)
Width18 in (46 cm)
Height5 in (13 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 13 inches

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Timbuk2 Gist features:
  • Reflective

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


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The Timbuk2 Gist ranks #43 compared with the other Timbuk2 bags.

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Last updated on February 10, 2019