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Golden Gate Messenger Bag

A classic laptop messenger bag with throwback style.

Starting at $79.00 $79.00 $79.00
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Selected Color Umber - Polyester
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What are the features?

Organization

Napoleon side entry pocket has zipper closure for easy in/out without undoing the messenger flap

Slightly padded internal slash pocket of this messenger bag provides a padded, firm place for you to store files

Fit

Coordinating Strap Pad included

Vintage style metal cam buckle

Clever Extras

In-pocket key keeper

Retro Timbuk2 woven label

Smart hook and loop placement for fast, easy closure and reduced sweater-pilling

Vista loop for attaching blinky bike lights

Materials

Origin

Imported

Laptop/Tablet

What's this all about?

Inspired by 1980's San Francisco, the Golden Gate Messenger pairs nostalgic styling with modern features. A retro Timbuk2 woven label, vintage metal cam buckle, and 80's color ups are California cool, and so is its internal slash pocket for your iPad or up to a 11" MacBook Air. Large enough to carry most things with just enough organization to help you find your keys, the Golden Gate is simple throwback style you can wear today.

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External Dimensions

Size Top Width Bottom Width Height Depth Weight Volume
in cm in cm in cm in cm lb kg cu in L
S 15.7 40.0 13.4 34.0 11.0 28.0 5.1 13.0 1.1 0.5 732 12.0

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Lifetime Warranty

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Warranty Repair

Timbuk2 products have a lifetime warranty; we stand behind the legendary quality and craftsmanship of all our products. But we also embrace the wild, twisty ways of life. If there is a defect in the materials or workmanship of your Timbuk2 product (gasp!), you can file a claim by completing Timbuk2's warranty repair claim . If your product meets Timbuk2's warranty policy, we will repair your bag. If your Timbuk2 product is damaged during normal or abnormal adventure, you will not qualify for a warranty replacement, but you will have epic stories to tell your friends. See if you qualify for a Timbuk2 warranty repair claim here and say hello to your Timbuk2 product for us.

Please note that we also have a handful of non-Timbuk2 manufactured products, such as Blue Bottle, all apparel, and Joey Charging Kits, included on the website. While we love these products and think they’re awesome, they’re not covered under our lifetime warranty.

Reviews (18)

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Golden Gate Messenger Bag
 
4.7

(based on 18 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (15)
  • Comfortable  (15)
  • Good strap length (14)
  • Lightweight  (14)
  • High quality (13)

Cons

  • Not enough compartments (8)

Best Uses

  • Day trip (11)
  • Commuting (10)
  • Computer (8)
  • Office (8)
  • School (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Practical (10), Stylish (9), Comfort-oriented (8), Modern (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (17)

Reviewed by 18 customers

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5.0

Simple but wonderful!

By Numbers624

From Milwaukee WI

About Me: Practical

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Comfortable 
  • Durable 
  • Lightweight 
  • Roomy 
  • Simple

Cons

  • Not enough compartments

Best Uses

  • Commuting
  • Computer
  • Cycling

Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

Have a number of TB2 bags, and this one is my fav. Not much in the way of pockets or compartments, but keep my Macbook Pro (13") in there along with my tablet and etc. Love it!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

MY FIRST BAG FROM TIMBUK2. LOVE IT !

By MOI

From UK

About Me: Classic, Comfort-Oriented, Modern, Stylish

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Comfortable 
  • High Quality
  • Lightweight 

Cons

  • Not enough compartments

Best Uses

  • Commuting
  • Computer
  • Day Trips
  • School

Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

Great product, made from a good quality material.
Ideal for macbook pro 13' laptop.
The small pocket is kinda nice.
The only problem is lack of internal pockets, for me it don't matter.
If you a messenger bag guy, you should bye one fast :)

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Great quality

By Lynn

From Seattle

About Me: Comfort-Oriented, Practical, Stylish

Pros

  • Durable 
  • Good Strap Length
  • High Quality
  • Roomy 

Cons

  • Heavy / bulky 

Best Uses

  • Commuting
  • Computer
  • Cycling
  • Day Trips
  • School

Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

Great quality

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Highly Recommend

By Commuting Guy

From Minneapolis, MN

About Me: Practical

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Comfortable 
  • Durability
  • Good Strap Length
  • High Quality

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Commuting

    Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

    I use this to commute back and forth from work and really like the size and feel of this messenger bag. It doesn't quite fit a 17" Macbook Pro in the laptop pocket, but I didn't really expect it to.

    I love all the small pockets up front and the feel of the strap.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    My first Timbuk2 messager bag

    By Long

    From China

    About Me: Stylish

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Attractive
    • Comfortable 
    • Good Strap Length
    • High Quality

    Cons

    • Heavy / bulky 
    • Not enough compartments

    Best Uses

    • Computer
    • Office

    Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

    I love it.It looks very good. It fits my laptop.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Just the right size!

    By Board game junkie Jeremy

    From Portland, OR

    About Me: Comfort-Oriented, Practical

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Attractive
    • Comfortable 
    • Durable 
    • Good Strap Length
    • High Quality
    • Lightweight 

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Airplane travel 
      • Books Ipad
      • Computer
      • Office
      • Small Games

      Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

      The day this arrived, it immediately became my daily carry bag. It is the PERFECT bag to carry my journal, laptop, a few snack bars, and even some small board games for lunch break! The construction is super solid and wether it's full or empty, it is always comfortable to wear, and it isn't bulky it any way. I don't need to turn myself when I'm on the Max anymore to get around people!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      My second Timbuk 2 bag...

      By Drago Matisse

      From UK

      About Me: Muso Dude Kit

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Attractive
      • Comfortable 
      • Durable 
      • Good Strap Length
      • High Quality
      • Lightweight 
      • Roomy 

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • My Man Bag

        Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

        Male equivalent of a woman's hand bag, stylish practical and hard wearing with a GREAT back story...

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        4.0

        Great bag

        By Bill

        From Mt vernon il

        About Me: Career

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Attractive
        • Comfortable 
        • Durable 
        • Good Strap Length
        • High Quality
        • Lightweight 
        • Roomy 

        Cons

        • Not enough compartments

        Best Uses

        • Computer

        Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

        Great for taking my l ap top on business trips. Just could use another compartment for my misc stuff.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Love the bag. my first one

        By grandmother on the run

        From Columbus oh

        About Me: Comfort-Oriented, Practical

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Comfortable 
        • Durable 
        • Good Strap Length
        • High Quality
        • Lightweight 
        • Roomy 

        Cons

        • Would Like To See Phone A

        Best Uses

        • Day Trips
        • Everywhere Everything
        • Office

        Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

        My first bag seen it on a TV show and ordered it. Love it!! When I don't want to carry my purse. I do hate fishing around for my phone and keys please put clips or something outside if bag.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        4.0

        Great product

        By anonymous

        From Boise ID

        About Me: Comfort-Oriented, Practical, Stylish

        Pros

        • Attractive
        • Durable 
        • Lightweight 
        • Roomy 

        Cons

        • Need A Grab Handle At Top

        Best Uses

        • Day Trips
        • Extended trips 
        • Use Daily Holds My Purse

        Comments about Golden Gate Messenger Bag:

        I use this daily, it holds my usual (smallish) purse, my kindle, my husbands kindle, sun glasses, my sketch book, drawing pencils and notebook. Occasionally an actual book.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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