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Vanguard Sedona Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 129 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Sedona - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

66% of the reviewers give the Vanguard Sedona a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (44%)
Good (22%)
Average (15%)
Poor (17%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Vanguard Sedona:

Reviewers like these things about the Vanguard Sedona

  • Reviewers noted that the Vanguard Sedona backpack can hold large quantities of items such as equipment, clothes, food, and bottles.
  • Most testers were satisfied with the spacious top compartment of the backpack.
  • Users noted that the backpack is lightweight compared to other hiking bags they have tried.
  • Those who have purchased the backpack said that it is well padded, and therefore comfortable to carry.
  • Overall, reviewers were satisfied that the bag has many compartments and they can easily organize their equipment.
  • A number of users recommended the backpack for long hikes and other outdoor activities.
  • Reviewers noted that even the biggest size of the backpack can serve as a carryon on a plane.
  • Testers noted that the waist strap of the backpack is comfortable and functional.
  • Users were pleased with the number of hooks and tie-points on the backpack.
  • Most users noted that the backpack is extremely durable and resistant to the elements.
  • Testers were satisfied that the strong zippers of the backpack provide enough protection for their equipment.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user wished that the waist straps were removable.
  • Another reviewer noted that the bag doesn’t have many smaller pockets.


Crowdsourced specs across all Vanguard Sedona models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.3-2.9 oz (0.6-1.3 kg)
Length iconLength7-13 in (18-33 cm)
Width7-11 in (18-28 cm)
Height15-21 in (38-53 cm)

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The Vanguard Sedona ranks #10 compared with the other Vanguard bags.

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The Vanguard Sedona ranks #2499 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019