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Black Diamond Dawn Patrol Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

4.19
based on 43 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Dawn Patrol - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


100% of the reviewers give the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (100%)
Good (0%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)



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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol:

Reviewers like these things about the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol

  • According to users, the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol backpack is comfortable to use.
  • Other users pointed out that the back panel and shoulder straps of the pack are high-tenacity and ultralight.
  • Testers found out that it is likewise equipped with easy access pockets for ice tools.
  • Other testers discovered that the backpack is equipped with a holder dedicated to helmets.
  • Reviewers noted that it is versatile and functional.
  • Reviewers recommend the backpack for country snowboarding, trail running, and split board touring.
  • They noticed that its fabric material is durable.
  • Other reviewers also found that the bag has good organization capacities.
  • Users discovered that its main compartment is durable.
  • They also noted of its sufficient pockets which allow neat organization.
  • Testers found that there are spaces designed to separate the wet gear from the dry gear.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the board halves are too wide for the A-frame.
  • A tester said that the bag does not accommodate a split board.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Black Diamond Dawn Patrol models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity23-30 l (1404-1831 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.35-3.4 oz (1.1-1.5 kg)
Length iconLength19-22 in (48-56 cm)
Width8.5-13 in (22-33 cm)
Height3-3.5 in (8-9 cm)





Popular Models


Black Diamond Dawn Patrol 25

55% choose the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol 25

55 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
White


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity23 l (1404 cuin)
Weight iconWeight3.4 oz (1.5 kg)
Length iconLength22 in (56 cm)
Width13 in (33 cm)
Height3 in (8 cm)


Black Diamond Dawn Patrol 32

45% choose the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol 32

45 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
White


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity30 l (1831 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.7 oz (1.2 kg)
Length iconLength19 in (48 cm)
Width8.5 in (22 cm)
Height3.5 in (9 cm)




Black Diamond Dawn Patrol 25 vs Dawn Patrol 32


The two most popular Black Diamond Dawn Patrol models are the Dawn Patrol 25 and the Dawn Patrol 32, so let's compare them:

The Dawn Patrol 25
Black Diamond Dawn Patrol 25

The Dawn Patrol 32
Black Diamond Dawn Patrol 32

Popularity and Prices

In total, 100% of the people interested in the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Dawn Patrol 25 which is choosen by 55% (1.2 times as many as the 45% that choose the Dawn Patrol 32).

Dawn Patrol 25Dawn Patrol 32
Most popular

Looking at the prices, the Dawn Patrol 25 is typically around $30 cheaper than the Dawn Patrol 32, but check the deals before you buy.

Dawn Patrol 25Dawn Patrol 32
Cheapest

Capacity and Packing

The Dawn Patrol 25 has a capacity of 23 l, while the Dawn Patrol 32 has a capacity of 30 l.

Dawn Patrol 25Dawn Patrol 32
Biggest

For a traveller, the 7 L (427 cuin) difference equals around 1 laptop, 1 tshirt, 1 boxers and 1 pair of socks.

Packing the Dawn Patrol 25
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
3
boxers
3
socks
3
shorts
1
shoes
1
towel
1
Extra in the Dawn Patrol 32
laptop
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1

If you are an athlete, the 7 L difference equals 1 water bottle, 1 tshirt, 1 boxers, 1 pair of socks, 1 shorts, 2 protein bars and 1 book.

Packing the Dawn Patrol 25
water_bottle
1
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
shorts
1
shoes
1
protein_bar
2
towel
1
Extra in the Dawn Patrol 32
water_bottle
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
shorts
1
protein_bar
2
book
1

Outdoor people can equal the capacity difference as 1 blouse, 1 shorts, 1 towel, 1 book, 1 sleeping bag and 1 packaged meal.

Packing the Dawn Patrol 25
water_bottle
2
toilet_bag
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
shorts
1
jacket
1
protein_bar
2
towel
1
book
1
packaged_meal
1
Extra in the Dawn Patrol 32
blouse
1
shorts
1
towel
1
book
1
sleeping_bag
1
packaged_meal
1

Check how you can pack the Dawn Patrol here.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Dawn Patrol 25 is 0.7 kg (24.7 oz) higher than the weight of the Dawn Patrol 32.

Dawn Patrol 25Dawn Patrol 32
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, both the Dawn Patrol 25 and the Dawn Patrol 32 has the same length (22 in). Both bags are the same width (13 in), while the height of the Dawn Patrol 25 is 1 in (2 cm) less than the height of the Dawn Patrol 32 (3 vs. 4 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black and white.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Black Diamond Dawn Patrol features:
  • Ski carry
  • Hydration compatible
  • Snowboard carry

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Bluesign approved
  • Ice axe/trekking pole loops
  • Sternum strap

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


Packing Guide


See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Black Diamond Dawn Patrol models (the most popular choice is the Dawn Patrol 25).




Capacity/Weight Levels


The capacity/weight level shows how much the bag weights compared with it's capacity (volume).

The lower the capacity/weight level, the better.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
2523 l3.4 oz0.15 oz/L
3230 l2.7 oz0.09 oz/L
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Black Diamond Dawn Patrol
Average for 22,435+ different bags




Rankings


vs Black Diamond Bags

The Black Diamond Dawn Patrol ranks #4 compared with the other Black Diamond bags.

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vs All Bags

The Black Diamond Dawn Patrol ranks #686 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019