Mountainsmith Crossroad

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Mountainsmith Crossroad NOT RECOMMENDED. After two…

Rating: rated 1 of 5 stars
Source: received it as a personal gift


Mountainsmith Crossroad NOT RECOMMENDED. After two weeks of heavy use started to rip at stress point on top by zippers of main compartment. Now I have five-inch tear along seam where the two materials meet.


  • Fail


  • Stress failure

See summary above.

Enough said.


Doesn't Mountainsmith have a lifetime warranty? I haven't used it because everything I have gotten from them has been pretty solid, but a seam can easily come apart if the sewer misses a stitch or some other small error or defect.

1 year ago

I've had this bag for at least 10 years now. Using…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Price Paid: ?????

I've had this bag for at least 10 years now. Using it for absolutely everything; for books in college, day hikes,  plane carry on.....the list goes on. The construction is great, everything works and nothing has ever broken.

Basically if you can find this bag buy it.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Crossroad Pack by Mountainsmith is a well balanced mix of organization, comfort, durability and technical features. Volume: 2100 cu. in. / 34.4 L Weight: 2 lbs 6 oz / 1.08 kg Size: 18in. x 12in. x 9.5in. / 46 x 30.5 x 24 cm Features: Large main compartment Side compression straps Two side mesh pockets Organizer panel 2 front dimensional pockets Hydration reservoir pocket 1” removable waistbelt Construction: 420d Ripstop and 840d Ballistic nylon EVA foam back panel Reflective trim Padded shoulder straps Airmesh lining YKK zippers

- Moosejaw

The Mountainsmith Crossroad daypack is designed to bring you a combination of organization, comfort and durability. It features a large main compartment for bulkier gear and 2 front dimensional pockets and 2 side mesh pockets for smaller items. A 1-in removable waistbelt provides added carrying stability.

- FogDog Sports

The Crossroad is an extremely well-balanced mix of organization; comfort and technical features. A

- Snow Leopard Mountain Sports

Mountainsmith Crossroad


The Crossroad has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$79.95 - $79.99

The Mountainsmith Crossroad is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen August 9, 2006 at Moosejaw.

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