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Water Buffalo Hydration Pack Backpack Water Backpack 2L Water Bladder

Last Updated: June 1, 2020 (Refresh Now)
8.8
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
506
Old Reviews
8
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430.91 grams
WEIGHT
686 meters
SIZE

Review Summary - 401 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Comfort
 54
straps, pack, comfy, strap, fit
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Fit well, not uncomfortable at all.  ...  "
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" ...  Comfortable during bike riding  ...  "
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" ...  I can grab it with one hand and easily twist the mouthpiece to open/close .  ...  "
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" ...  The pack is comfortable, but a bit on the smaller side.  ...  "
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" ...  Has held up well, no signs of wear or defects.  ...  "
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" ...  Not too bulky when filled and the straps are comfortable even after an hour + of use.  ...  "
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" ...  It comfortable to wear and I haven't had any problems with the straps slipping off my chest (5'8" male), nor any leaks within the bladder.  ...  "
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" ...  Great design and comfortable  ...  "
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Size
 53
backpack, pocket, size, lightweight, fit
+96%
-4%
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" ...  Love this bag.  ...  "
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" ...  I love my hydration backpack!  ...  "
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" ...  It is compact and well manufactured to withstand any damage.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s well made, lightweight, and durable.  ...  "
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" ...  This bag serves that purpose excellently.  ...  "
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" ...  Great size and storage space.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the easy carry on your back and not heavy.  ...  "
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" ...  This backpack is really high quality and really lightweight.  ...  "
Storage
 51
water, storage, backpack, zipper, pockets
+90%
-10%
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" ...  Great size and storage space.  ...  "
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" ...  There isn’t a ton of storage but that wasn’t a concern of mine.  ...  "
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" ...  I love my hydration backpack!  ...  "
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" ...  There's plenty of space in the bag for a full water bag, essentials, and a few extra things.  ...  "
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" ...  The bag holds a ton of water, enough for a very long hike, and the lock features are wonderful! ... I think this bag is very well designed, and it benefits a charitable cause as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Holds a good amount of water but the bags is very small when it it full.  ...  "
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" ...  Loved the 2 pockets.  ...  "
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" ...  I would like to see a longer zipper for the water bag enclosure.  ...  "
For Running
 50
hiking, running, bike, run, riding
+100%
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" ...  Just what I was looking for for mountain biking.  ...  "
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" ...  Great to use for running, and a great price.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for mountain biking.  ...  "
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" ...  Using it for bike riding but plan to use it for hiking.  ...  "
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" ...  I do enjoy the lightweight of the hydration pack and I take the hydration pack with me each time I am out jogging or walking.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great for biking so you don’t have anything too heavy on your back and doesn’t overheat you.  ...  "
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" ...  Got for biking thru trails.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect size, I use it for skiing and running  ...  "
Water Resistance
 50
water buffalo, backpack, pack, hydration, bladder
+90%
-10%
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" ...  My water pack fits great and is comfortable to carry  ...  "
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" ...  These backpacks r awesome, it is way easier to carry my things plus it carry’s my water!!!  ...  "
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" ...  The mouthpiece is easy to get water from and after using this once already, I am completely satisfied with the product. ... Definitely suggest Water Buffalo to anyone looking for a cost-efficient and effective hydration backpack.  ...  "
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" ...  This is my first time ever buying a water backpack but I have to say that I really enjoy this one.  ...  "
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" ...  Use my Water Buffalo pack for hiking.  ...  "
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" ...  For my first water bsck pack I loveee it!  ...  "
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" ...  I like the size of it and holds enough water.  ...  "
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" ...  It allows me to have a drink of water along the way & not have to remove the pack.  ...  "
Fit
 48
pocket, tube, zipper, fits, velcro
+90%
-10%
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" ...  I was able to put my wallet and lunch in the backpack as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Was able to fit my small first aid kit in the bags front pouch with the bladder full and kept it from getting hot although I should’ve put more ice in it  ...  "
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" ...  Haven’t used it yet but it’s super cute and fits great.  ...  "
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" ...  Just received it but highly satisfied with the quality and fit.  ...  "
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" ...  I am 5'9 and 175lbs and the pack fits me fine, but probably wouldn't work on someone 200+.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish the pocket on the outside was slightly bigger to fit my iPhone 8+.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks and fits so perfectly I will update again once I use it for a few days  ...  "
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" ...  Small and holds enough water for my ride.  ...  "
For Travel
 44
trip, biking, perfect, pack, bike
+98%
-2%
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" ...  I never leave home without on big biking trips and got days .  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for a hiking trip and so glad they are raising awareness on clean water!  ...  "
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" ...  It gave me a peace of mind on my hiking trip last weekend.  ...  "
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" ...  Great size for solo hiking or biking day trips  ...  "
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" ...  Using it for bike riding but plan to use it for hiking.  ...  "
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" ...  Great valve, great weight, enough elastic to attach extra hiking things too.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it for hiking in the desert.  ...  "
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" ...  The pack is very light and so good for hiking.  ...  "
Build Quality
 44
straps, zipper, pack, tubing, tube
+73%
-27%
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" ...  It is compact and well manufactured to withstand any damage.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a well made product that works great for hiking to keep you well hydrated and lightweight, material doesn’t make you hot Keto’s you cool!  ...  "
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" ...  If you fall on your back its still all good, very durable.  ...  "
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" ...  Can’t attest to durability yet but the material seems well constructed.  ...  "
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" ...  The chest connector keeps it tight to my body which is really nice.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks great however I noticed one of the clips came broken.  ...  "
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" ...  Feels high quality  ...  "
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" ...  I can grab it with one hand and easily twist the mouthpiece to open/close .  ...  "
Water Usage
 42
bottle, weight, huge, tube, put
+88%
-12%
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" ...  I especially like the detachable drinking tube that unscrews from the water bladder.  ...  "
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" ...  Easier to carry than a water bottle.  ...  "
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" ...  The water functionality works great though.  ...  "
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" ...  I finally drink enough water each day!  ...  "
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" ...  Keeps water cold.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the size of it and holds enough water.  ...  "
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" ...  In terms of functionality, this water pack serves its purpose.  ...  "
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" ...  I am a huge water drinker and I have to have water with me wherever I go.  ...  "
Price
 30
good, quality, money, worth, running
+83%
-17%
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" ...  Worth the money!!  ...  "
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" ...  I was hesitant purchasing this as my friend had recently bought a "camel back" for a significantly higher price.  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome product at an incredible price!  ...  "
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" ...  this backpack saved me so much money !!!!  ...  "
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" ...  Great to use for running, and a great price.  ...  "
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" ...  Good function and price!  ...  "
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" ...  A great value!  ...  "
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" ...  The price is attractive with the performance very acceptable.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 22
easy to use, use, fill, easy to clean, drink
+95%
-5%
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" ...  of fluids, the valves are easy to use, and the packs are beautifully made.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to fill.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to fill.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight, easy to use, and does exactly what you expect.  ...  "
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" ...  Not difficult to put together.  ...  "
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" ...  Great and easy to use, really lightweight!  ...  "
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" ...  Luckily the nozzle was easy to drink from and lock after use while riding.  ...  "
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" ...  Super easy to use despite zero instructions included  ...  "
Weight
 21
light, water, works, perfect, pack
+100%
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" ...  The kids loved them, light weight easy to use, the quality is great!  ...  "
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" ...  It was really practical and light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s the perfect size, very light weight, and has the ability to hold a lot of water.  ...  "
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" ...  It doesn’t bounce around much at all and is light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that right off the bat that it was light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  Felt nice and light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s light weight and perfect amount of storage for what I need.  ...  "
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" ...  It was very light weight and it was so much easier than having to reach down and grab the water bottle and then trying to stuff it back in the holder when riding.  ...  "
Design
 16
design, love, looks, look, feels
+94%
-6%
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" ...  I love the look and functionality of this product.  ...  "
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" ...  This hydration pack looks really sick and is designed really well.  ...  "
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" ...  The product arrived quickly and I was impressed with the well thought out design.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks great however I noticed one of the clips came broken.  ...  "
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" ...  Feels high quality  ...  "
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" ...  I honestly love this product due to its lightweight and mobile design.  ...  "
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" ...  The white material has this cool design that gives it a reflective and “icy” look.  ...  "
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" ...  So far the product looks and feels solid .  ...  "
Color
 13
white, love, material, different
+85%
-15%
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" ...  Love the light blue color and how easy it is to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Loved the color.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice color, wasn’t disappointed at all.  ...  "
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" ...  It's easy to fill and a super cute color(light blue)  ...  "
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" ...  I love the color!  ...  "
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" ...  Love the color.  ...  "
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" ...  Not only that, we bought 2 of these separately as we wanted different colors and when we got them they were slightly different.  ...  "
Cleaning
 12
easy to clean, fill, easy, easily, cleaning
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Easy to clean, it has a pocket for trinkets (keys, phone, snacks, etc).  ...  "
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" ...  This makes cleaning a breeze. ... The mouthpiece comes apart for easy cleaning too.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s lightweight and can hold a few small items as well such as a snack or two, Kleenex, wipes, and keys.  ...  "
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" ...  With the camel back, I could easily fill with ice and stick my hand in to clean it.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to assemble, clean, and perfect to carry on my race courses!  ...  "
Product Reliability
 11
would, money, even, back
+55%
-45%
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" ...  I’ve had this for a few months now, and I’m happy with my purchase.  ...  "
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" ...  Had for a few months and I run in the Texas heat.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this pack a few months ago.  ...  "
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" ...  I’ve used this thing about a dozen times and have had no problems.  ...  "
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" ...  They had it resolved almost immediately and honestly even went out of their way to make things even better!  ...  "
Band
 11
chest strap, pack, strap, would, stay
+45%
-55%
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" ...  The only small issue I found is the straps to loosen or tighten the hydration pack when wearing, is the straps cannot be tucked in to keep from flapping. ... I mainly use the hydration pack for running in mornings and if there was an elastic band to tuck in the straps.  ...  "
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" ...  But within just a couple of uses, the chest strap would not tighten.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks nice but the straps are cheaply made and don’t stay in place.  ...  "
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" ...  The are straps could use a bit more padding.  ...  "
Marketplace
 10
pictures, received, product, exactly, dirty
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  Came in super quick.  ...  "
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" ...  Just as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Item is just as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you so much for making a quality product  ...  "
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" ...  Looks like the pictures and does what it says.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product wonderful company.  ...  "
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" ...  arrived exactly as described.  ...  "
Memory
 8
storage space, enough, perfect size, essentials, biking
+100%
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" ...  Great size and storage space.  ...  "
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" ...  I really love the look of this but had a tiny not secure storage for keys, phone etc.  ...  "
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" ...  Enough storage for phone, keys, etc.  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome product, very light and had good storage space, seems very well made  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect size for mtn biking, enough storage for essentials.  ...  "
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" ...  Has a pocket in the front for easy access storage and fits just enough for a day hike for myself.  ...  "
For Kids
 6
+100%
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" ...  Bought this for my 14 yr old son who's an athlete and he LOVES it!  ...  "
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" ...  The kids loved them, light weight easy to use, the quality is great!  ...  "
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" ...  I’m purchasing them for my kids as well!  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it for my 9 yr old nephew.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter loves it great for dance practice.  ...  "
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" ...  My son loves it.  ...  "
Returns
 6
back, recommend, product
+17%
-83%
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" ...  Unfortunately, the return window was closed, so I'm stuck with this purchase.  ...  "
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" ...  Wish I could send it back.  ...  "
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" ...  Sent it back.  ...  "
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" ...  Will be returning this and would not recommend this product.  ...  "
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" ...  Returned and spent the money for a Camelbak.  ...  "
Freezer
 6
water, weight, use, light, fill
+83%
-17%
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" ...  This has made my life so much easier I can keep ice water with me it’s convenient it’s light weight when I want to drink I just use the nozzle and boom my Thrist is quenched thank you for creating such an amazing product  ...  "
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" ...  With the camel back, I could easily fill with ice and stick my hand in to clean it.  ...  "
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" ...  Light-weight, kept ice all day and easy to use!  ...  "
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" ...  I added a few ice cubes to the pack before closing the pouch and the water stayed cool all day.  ...  "
Overall performance
 5
done
+100%
comment
" ...  Does the job.  ...  "
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" ...  This one really does the job!  ...  "
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" ...  Use it for work as a land surveyor and it's done the job well.  ...  "
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" ...  Gets the job done  ...  "
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" ...  Did the job!  ...  "
Product As Described
 5
pictures, exactly, arrived
+100%
comment
" ...  Just as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Item is just as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks like the pictures and does what it says.  ...  "
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" ...  arrived exactly as described.  ...  "
Delivery
 5
exactly, dirty, described, arrived
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  I just received my pack this week and have been using it everyday.  ...  "
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" ...  The pack arrived promptly and the quality of materials is great.  ...  "
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" ...  It is worth buying even if it takes a long time to be delivered!!  ...  "
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" ...  arrived exactly as described.  ...  "
Ease of Cleaning
 5
cleaning, really, easy, comfortable, comes
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  This makes cleaning a breeze. ... The mouthpiece comes apart for easy cleaning too.  ...  "
As Gift
 4
+100%
comment
" ...  They never question it, immediately sent me a new one and Gave me a water bottle as a gift .  ...  "
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" ...  This is a gift for a friend.  ...  "
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" ...  It was a christmas gift.  ...  "
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" ...  I'd recommend this for any casual hiker, and it would make a great gift, too.  ...  "
Cover
 4
water, pocket, closure
+100%
comment
" ...  The front pouch of the bad is big enough for about one cell phone and your ID, but not much more beyond that.  ...  "
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" ...  The pack has a pouch for them.  ...  "
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" ...  Love this bag.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this bag for a music festival.  ...  "
Setup
 3
easy, use, super, easy to use
+100%
comment
" ...  Arrived in great shape only thing did not come with any instructions although easy to figure out how to setup after watching YouTube video.  ...  "
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" ...  Super easy to use despite zero instructions included  ...  "
Controls
 3
phone, etc
+100%
comment
" ...  (Keys, phone, wallet, etc.)  ...  "
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" ...  A place fot keys, etc .  ...  "
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" ...  You can probably get phone keys and sunscreen in when it full.  ...  "
Capacity
 3
family, essentials
+100%
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" ...  Enough room for the essentials and still lightweight  ...  "
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" ...  Bought 4 of them for the family.  ...  "
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" ...  We purchased three of these for our family.  ...  "
Drying
 3
dry, bladder, water, easily, cleans
+33%
-67%
comment
" ...  Had to drain water to fit lunch and dry shorts.  ...  "
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" ...  I took it off about 3 minutes later to find out the bladder was leaking inside the bag and got all over my clothes and other items.  ...  "

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Specifications

Body
Weight:  430.91 grams
Size:  686 meters
430.91 grams
WEIGHT
686 meters
SIZE