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14 Best Men's Golf Bags [Buyer's Guide]

Are you in the market for your first men’s golf bag or is it time to replace your existing one? This is a product you’ll likely use for several years, so take your time and make an informed purchase. It’s always a good idea to do some research before buying a men’s golf bag.

We can help! We’ve developed our list of the 14 best men's golf bags. We provide you with the features you should consider and the price. Find the right bag for you based on how you enjoy the game of golf. The right men’s golf bag will improve your on-course experience.

The 14 Best Men’s Golf Bags

1. Sunday Golf Ryder Stand Bag

The Ryder Stand Bag by Sunday Golf is a lightweight full-size golf bag packed with cool features. This high-quality product comes with a self-adjusting dual strap, a pass-through cart strap, an umbrella holder, and an easy-access glove holder. Do you ever get thirsty on the course? How about a “frosty” pocket that can hold up to 4 cans?

The Ryder in midnight green

This men’s golf bag is available in 8 different colors including Burgundy, Cobalt Blue, Seafoam, and Coral It will cost you $239 and is worth a look.

Pros:

  • Self-adjusting, double-shoulder straps make this bag easy to carry
  • A true hybrid bag - designed to be carried, but works well on a cart
  • Frosty pocket that can hold 4 cans of your favorite beverage
  • Weighs under 5 lbs

Cons:

  • Hard to find anything wrong with the Ryder - Sunday Golf is a newer brand, but has taken the market by storm
Shop The Ryder

    2. Callaway Chev Stand Bag

    Callaway golf is one of the larger brands in the game, and their Chev Stand Bag is worth a look. This mid-size stand bag is larger than most carry options (4.3 pounds), but this gives you more storage options for your golf gear.

    Callaway Chev mens golf bag

    There’s plenty of space for all of your clubs, your valuables, and rain or cold weather apparel. You also have a place to store your umbrella and a matching rain hood. It’s available in a red, white, and blue color scheme and will cost you $199.99.

    While you could walk with this men’s golf bag, it’s designed particularly for the player that enjoys riding in a cart.

    Pros:

    • Storage will not be an issue - carry all of your golf gear and be prepared for all conditions
    • Callaway is a golf brand that you can trust

    Cons:

    • Compared to other stand golf bags on our list, the Chev is large and bulky
    • The weight is on the high side for this type of golf bag

    3. Sunday Golf El Camino

    Sunday Golf is famous for their lightweight golf bags. The El Camino is a compromise with the golf purist. 

    It weighs less than 4 pounds and can comfortably hold 10 clubs. Do you need more than 10 clubs to enjoy a round of golf? The El Camino comes with all of the bells and whistles. It is easy to carry with a double strap. It has an insulated pocket for your drinks and a 4-way divider to help you organize your clubs. 

    Grey El Camino mens golf bag

    The perfect walking golf bag for your next afternoon 9! Pick from 10 different colors for less than $190.

    Pros:

    • Simply the perfect golf bag for walking the golf course - lightweight and easy to carry
    • 4-way divider makes it easy to organize your golf clubs
    • Great looking, stylish golf bag

    Cons:

    • Won’t work if you want to carry 14 clubs, but do you really need them all?

    Shop The El Camino

     

    4. TaylorMade Flextech Stand Bag

    The Taylormade Flextech stand bag has been designed for the competitive golfer. The 5-way divider system makes it easy to organize your clubs and the stand is sturdy on all surfaces. 

    The Flextech weighs 4.5 pounds and has removable double-shoulder straps. The bag has also been built with a cart strap passthrough, so it is a true hybrid golf bag. It is available in 8+ colors and will cost you $209.99.

    Pros:

    • TaylorMade makes high-quality products and the Flextech is no exception
    • We love flexibility and this bag works great when you walk or ride
    • A 5-way divider is a unique option

    Cons:

    • At 4.5 pounds, the Flextech is heavy for a carry bag

     

    5. SL2 Men’s Golf Bag By Stitch

    Stitch golf is known for making high-quality, premium-priced men’s golf bags and the SL2 is no exception. It’s made from a proprietary product (Touring Fabric) that has the strength of leather, but is more durable, more lightweight, and water-resistant. 

    SL2 Men’s Golf Bag By Stitch

    You have the option to convert this carry bag from a single strap to a double strap at any time. This men’s golf bag weighs 4-pounds and is both stylish and functional. There’s plenty of storage for everything you’ll need on the golf course. Choose from black, gray, or navy for the price of $398.

    Pros:

    • Great looking golf bag
    • Unique fabric is used in the construction of this golf bag that is water-resistant
    • Stitch Golf consistently delivers high-quality products

    Cons:

    • Hard to get past the price - it is very expensive compared to other options on our list
    • Not as lightweight as some Carry golf bags

    6. The Big Rig Cart Bag by Sunday Golf

    The Big Rig Cart Bag is made for golfers who prefer using push carts or golf carts, blending supreme organization with ease of use. Weighing only 7 lbs and able to hold up to 14 clubs, it's a lightweight yet spacious solution for those who like to have a place for everything.

    Toasted almond Big Rig cart bag

    With 12 different pockets including a smell-proof organizer and four insulated pockets for drinks, the Big Rig ensures that all your essentials are neatly stored and easily accessible. Its features include a 14-way top, full-length dividers, and a comfortable large single strap, alongside two glove holder patches and a towel holder.

    Pros:

    • Lightweight at only 7 lbs, easy to transport
    • Ample storage with 12 pockets, including insulated and smell-proof options
    • Designed for optimal organization and accessibility

    Cons:

    • Not designed for those who prefer to walk the course

    7. Sun Mountain 2.5+ 14-Way Bag

    Sun Mountain has been making men’s golf bags for 30+ years and continues to offer quality products like the 2.5+ 14-Way. This is a lightweight carry bag (less than 4 pounds) that has been built for the golfer that prefers to stroll the fairways instead of riding on the cart path.

    Sun Mountain mens golf bag

    A unique feature compared to other bags in this category is the 14 separate dividers (one for every club). For the price of $199, you can select from gunmetal-inferno, cement-navy, black, or navy-white-red.

    Pros:

    • 14-way divider means that every club has its own spot - never struggle to pull the correct club from your bag
    • Sun Mountain has a history of making great golf bags
    • Less than 4 pounds is lightweight for a full-size golf bag

    Cons:

    • Limited color options

    8. Titleist Players 4 Plus Stand Bag

    If you play golf, you’re aware of the Titleist brand. They’re best known for their golf balls (ProV1), but they offer a full line of golf products, including men’s golf bags. The Players 4 Plus is a carry bag designed for walkers. 

    Titleist Players 4 Plus Mens Stand Bag

    Key features include a premium double strap, a waterproof valuables pouch, and two external water bottle pockets. It weighs a little over 4 pounds and has multiple pockets to store apparel. Twelve different color combinations are available, but our favorites are gray-navy-flame and charcoal-gray-canary. The Players 4 Plus bag costs $265.

    Pros:

    • Built with the walker in mind - engineered for you to enjoy your stroll in the fairway (or rough)
    • The double shoulder strap works well
    • The waterproof valuables pocket will keep your keys, wallet, and phone safe from the elements

    Cons:

    • The water bottle pockets are useful, but they will not keep your drink cold

      9. The LOMA XL by Sunday Golf

      The LOMA XL is the “big brother” of the popular LOMA bag. It is designed to hold 8 clubs (6-7 if you have oversized grips) and only weighs 3.4 pounds. The same style as the LOMA, but it comes with a double shoulder strap and a 3-way divider to help you organize your clubs.

      midnight green Loma XL men's golf bag

      It also has a “frosty pocket” to keep your drinks cold and a velour-lined pocket to keep your valuables safe. Pick from 5+ different colors for less than $170!

      Shop The Loma XL

       

      10. Titleist Premium Carry Bag

      Titleist goes “back to back” on our list of best golf bags, this time with their Premium Carry Bag. This men’s golf bag is a minimalist or sunday golf bag. It doesn’t have a stand.

      7. Titleist Premium Carry Bag

      It’s lightweight (2.8 pounds) and easy to carry, this bag can hold up to 10 clubs. There’s an external water bottle holder and it’s offered in 3 different colors (black/red, charcoal/grey, royal/black). The Premium Carry Bag is priced at $155.

      Pros:

      • Simple and elegant design
      • Great price for a well-made golf bag

      Cons:

      • The lack of stand is a problem - your clubs will lie on the ground while you hit shots
      • Doesn’t hold a full set of golf clubs

      11. Loma Bag By Sunday Golf

      The Loma Bag is the perfect men’s lightweight Sunday golf bag. Weighing less than 2 lbs, anyone can carry this bag to the driving range or for a quick afternoon 9. 

      Designed to carry 6 clubs (4-5 if you have over-sized grips) and all of your golf essentials (balls, tees, gloves, etc.), this men’s golf bag is perfect for the minimalist player. Do you like a cold beverage on the course? The Loma has a frosty pocket to keep it cool until you make the turn.

      best mens golf bag by Sunday Golf

       

      Stylish in design, you can choose from 10+ colors including Ron Burgundy, Matte Black, or Midnight Green. Priced at less than $135, the Loma Bag can be the perfect complement to your larger cart bag.

      Shop The Loma Bag

      Loma bag by Sunday Golf in burgundy

       

      12. OGIO Woode Silencer Cart Bag

      The Woode Silencer by OGIO is the first cart golf bag to make our list. You can use it on a pushcart, but it was designed for the player who enjoys riding when they play.

      OGIO Woode Silencer Cart Bag

      What makes this bag stand out is the storage and organization options. The Woode Silencer has a 15-way top with shaft stabilizing technology and 11 storage pockets. It weighs 6.8 pounds and will cost you $329.99.

      Pros:

      • Great club protection - the 15-way divider system prevents your clubs from banging together
      • Impressive storage options include a ball pocket, (2) valuables pocket, (2) large apparel pockets, and a lined cooler pocket

      Cons:

      • The Woode Silencer is bulky and hard to carry for even short distances

       

      13. The Ranger Stand Bag by Sunday Golf

      Introducing The Ranger, a part of Sunday Golf's experimental line that redefines golf gear with its depth of functions and technical aesthetics. This full-size premium stand bag weighs just 5.5 lbs and can comfortably carry up to 14 clubs, offering a blend of lightweight convenience and ample storage.

      The Ranger premium full size stand bag

      The Ranger is equipped with 9 purpose-built pockets, including a weather-sealed valuables pocket and a magnetic frosty pocket for drinks. The bag features a 6-way top, full-length dividers, and a comfortable double strap, plus additional amenities like a large glove holder patch and tee loop for a hassle-free golfing experience.

      Pros:

      • Ultra-lightweight at 5.5 lbs, ideal for easy carrying
      • Weather-sealed and magnetic frosty pockets for drink cooling
      • Innovative design with technical aesthetics and functional storage

      Cons:

      • At a higher price point ($399), but it is a premium bag

      14. PING Hoofer Lite

      The PING Hoofer Lite is used by high school and college golf teams across the country. It was designed for the competitive golfer who must walk when they play. 

      PING Hoofer Lite

      The Hoofer Lite has an innovative new bottom that reduces club tangle by guiding clubs to the correct segment and keeping clubs separated while carrying. You will have access to everything you need with a stacked pocket configuration, an expanded ball pocket, and flexible storage. 19 color options and designs for $245.

      Pros:

      • Comfortable shoulder straps that easily convert from double-shoulder to single
      • The high-quality leg system is designed to handle the wear and tear of the avid golfer
      • PING is a golf brand that you can trust - we love all of the different color options

      Cons:

      • The price tag - you can find better deals on our list
      • If you aren’t a competitive golfer, you don’t need this type of golf bag

      How To Find The Best Men’s Golf Bag

      Now that you have read about our favorite men’s golf bags, let’s discuss the features you should consider when making your final decision.

      Storage

      What golf equipment do you use on the course? You want to make sure the bag you pick has enough storage to carry all of your gear. Are there any “special” storage areas that are important to you? Items to consider are apparel pockets, valuables pocket(s), and frosty/cooler pockets for your favorite beverages. 

      Style

      We do feel that function is key, but you also want to look good. The style of your men’s golf bag says something to other players you encounter on the course. You can use a high-quality men’s golf bag for years, so make sure you pick one that you will be proud to carry. Looking good makes you feel more confident and confidence goes a long way in the game of golf.

      Quality

      We work hard for our money and we want to spend it on quality products. Pay attention to the type of material used in constructing the golf bag and check out reviews. If many other golfers have enjoyed the men’s golf bag you can buy it with confidence.

      Price

      The price is always worth considering before you make a golf gear purchase. Does it fit within your budget? If you can save some money and still get a high-quality men’s golf bag, do it! Use the additional funds on greens fees or on that new golf towel you have been considering. 


      Pick The Men’s Golf Bag That Matches How You Play The Game

      Similar to all golf purchases, it comes down to identifying what features mean the most to you. 

      There’s no wrong way to enjoy the game of golf. The key is to buy the golf equipment that matches how you play. We want you to have a blast when you’re on the course!

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