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Black Diamond Pipe Dream Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 16 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 7 reasons to buy the Pipe Dream - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Black Diamond Pipe Dream a good or excellent rating!

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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Black Diamond Pipe Dream:

Reviewers like these things about the Black Diamond Pipe Dream

  • According to users, the Black Diamond Pipe Dream backpack is comfortable to use due to its padded shoulder straps and waist belt.
  • Other users also lauded the comfort they received from the back panel of the pack.
  • A reviewer likes that the lid of the backpack which covers the main compartment can be removed.
  • Other reviewers also noted on the security the bag provides through its zippered pockets.
  • Its pockets and attachment loops are highly commended by users who have a lot of things to store inside the backpack.
  • Testers found the pack to be durable due to its nylon fabric material.
  • Reviewers highly recommend the bag for climbing and hiking activities.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the backpack comes in one size only.
  • A tester said that suspension system lacks elastics to tuck the loose straps away.


Crowdsourced specs across all Black Diamond Pipe Dream models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity45 l (2746 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength33 in (84 cm)
Width20 in (51 cm)
Height7.5 in (19 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Black Diamond Pipe Dream features:
  • Zippered top

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

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.

4545 l1 oz0.02 oz/L


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The Black Diamond Pipe Dream ranks #2 compared with the other Black Diamond bags.

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vs All Bags

The Black Diamond Pipe Dream ranks #533 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 31279. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019