Reviews Summary

87% of the Venture Pal Lightweight reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (69%)
Good (18%)
Average (4%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (3%)

Here's what the reviewers think about the Venture Pal Lightweight:

Reviewers like these things about the Venture Pal Lightweight

  • Many reviewers commend the Venture Pal Lightweight pack for it is built strong for reliable use.
  • Reviewers praised the plenty compartments of the pack.
  • Testers pointed out that the pack is lightweight, but still large enough for longer trips.
  • Some users thought that the entire bag folds into front pocket for storage.
  • Reviewers noted that it is comfortable on the shoulders.
  • Other reviewers thought that the bag is durable.
  • Reviewers pointed out the presence of a large interior section with two zippered front pockets, and two side pockets as well for storing water bottles or other gear.
  • They noticed that it is also loaded with desirable features that most hikers are sure to appreciate.
  • Several testers also indicated that it has a bit of a structured feel despite being a frameless bag.
  • Other users found that it has a substantial padding on the straps which make it comfortable to carry the bag even when it’s fully loaded.
  • Testers pointed out that it weighs in at well under a pound, but it’s still larger than most daypacks.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that it wouldn’t stand up to severe weather because it is too thin.
  • A tester said that the bag zipper for the main pocket regularly gets caught on the zipper cover.


Crowdsourced specs across all Venture Pal Lightweight models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.8 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength4 in (10 cm)
Width4 in (10 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Venture Pal Lightweight features:
  • Side pockets
  • Water resistant

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


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The Venture Pal Lightweight ranks #1 compared with the other Venture Pal bags.

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The Venture Pal Lightweight ranks #1030 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on February 10, 2019