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Black Diamond Halo Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 24 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Halo - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

86% of the reviewers give the Black Diamond Halo a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (73%)
Good (13%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (13%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Black Diamond Halo:

Reviewers like these things about the Black Diamond Halo

  • According to users, the Black Diamond Halo backpack is comfortable to use.
  • Reviewers noted that its shoulder straps provide comfort to users.
  • Testers said that it has a built-in airbag system which may become useful when needed.
  • Testers found out that it is durable due to its construction and materials.
  • Other testers discovered that the pack includes a zippered back panel access.
  • Reviewers noted that it is versatile and functional.
  • Reviewers pointed out the presence of a pocket designed for avy tools.
  • They noticed that it also has an attachment point for an ice ax.
  • Several testers also indicated that it consists of a diagonal ski carry that could be tucked away.
  • Several users noted the presence of a helmet holder.
  • Other reviewers also found that the bag is spacious in stashing essential contents inside of the bag.
  • Users discovered that the bag has internal accessory pockets for added organization options.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the capacity of the bag is limited.
  • A tester said that the bag is a little heavy for longer ski tours.


Crowdsourced specs across all Black Diamond Halo models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity26 l (1587 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2 oz (0.9 kg)
Length iconLength25 in (64 cm)
Width19 in (48 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Black Diamond Halo 28

100% choose the Black Diamond Halo 28

100 %
Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity26 l (1587 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2 oz (0.9 kg)
Length iconLength25 in (64 cm)
Width19 in (48 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Black Diamond Halo features:
  • Ski carry
  • Hip belt
  • 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 Halo models (the most popular choice is the Halo 28).

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.

2826 l2 oz0.08 oz/L


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The Black Diamond Halo ranks #1407 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 32061. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 12, 2019