High Sierra Long Trail 90 Suspension Pack Review

High Sierra Long Trail 90 Suspension Pack Review

High Sierra Long Trail 90 Suspension Pack ReviewThe High Sierra Long Trail 90 Suspension Pack is built for those people who just hate to leave anything behind, and need to carry as much food as physically possible. It is built for extended stays in the wild.

Key features

  • Constructed from nylon
  • Aluminum frame
  • A 90-liter top load main compartment with gusseted drawstring closure under lid
  • Adjustable top lid with pocket and lash points to hold extra gear
  • Top and bottom pack access
  • Bottom sleeping bag compartment with zippered divider, separates gear and clothes in the main compartment
  • Rain Shield
  • Large zippered front pocket

The backpack has a main compartment capacity of 90 litres great for whatever trip you plan. You can store your sleeping bag in the bottom of the pack, separating it from other gear you may be carrying. The aluminium frame makes the pack sturdy and allows it to be fully adjustable to fit any torso.

High Sierra Long Trail 90 Suspension Pack Review

The backpack has plenty of extra places for storage including three large pockets on the outside for, two more compartments on top hood for quick access items. You also get 2 large pockets to hold 32 oz water bottles. It has the water bladder space for the camel back bladders.


  • The most obvious plus is that the pack fits so much gear.
  • It is highly adjustable so should adjust to fit most torsos.
  • For extra storage there are around a dozen individual compartments and “D” rings.
  • The pack is inexpensive and almost a third of the price of a similar sized pack.
  • It can tighten down when not filled.
  • The rain shield is perfect for travel.


Some customers have commented that the sleeping bag compartment is a little small for certain sized bags, but most have commented on having any issues.

Customer Reviews

Many customers just can’t believe that this pack is so inexpensive. They comment that the pack is very well built with many pockets and “D” rings so you can hang things on it. They love all the storage space available on this pack, so nothing gets left behind. The zippers are huge and heavy duty. The height adjustment on the backpack is easy. For extra comfort the padding is nice and thick. The sleeping bag compartment allow for bottom loading, a good feature instead of having to try and squeeze it through the top.

“This frame trail pack is unbeatable and exceptional for large quantities of storage. Great for traveling especially in my line of work as a Firefighter with the US Army in Afghanistan. Durable and easy to carry.”

Derick P Hughes, Amazon Customer Review

“We purchased for our son for Christmas who loves to hike back into the Rockies and he loves it. Super quality, great design, great price, and great service from Amazon.”

Richard F Hall, Amazon Customer Review

High Sierra Long Trail 90 Suspension Pack “This is a great backpack for a long journey, being a wildlife photographer, I need a pack that could hold my tripod, camouflage hide to reduce airlines limitations on number baggage, this is a perfect fit”

Thomas McNish, Amazon Customer Review

The High Sierra Long Trail 90 Suspension Pack has been reviewed by 136 customers on Amazon and has been given a impressive customer score of 4.5 out of 5.0. Click here for more verified customer reviews on Amazon.


The High Sierra Long Trail 90 Suspension Pack is perfect for those after a large capacity backpack. It comes with enough storage in the main compartment and has many pockets and loops and straps to put in all your gear. You could easily fit a tent, sleeping bag, clothes, and snacks in it without a problem. The pack can hold a good deal of weight comfortably for those long treks.

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