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Blackburn Barrier Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 37 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Barrier - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

Excellent (31%)
Good (27%)
Average (9%)
Poor (13%)
Bad (18%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Blackburn Barrier:

Reviewers like these things about the Blackburn Barrier

  • Most reviewers said that the pack is waterproof.
  • Many users liked the fact that it has a quick access side pocket.
  • Users said that the interior velcro dividers are good for keeping things organized.
  • They also liked the fact that the flaps are magnetic and stick to the bag.
  • Some users said that it fits lots of stuff.
  • One great feature mentioned by many users is that it has two velcro straps at the bottom to connect to any standard bike rack.
  • Some reviewers said that they used it on long group rides and can fit lots of gear.
  • They also said that the bag is very well constructed.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user complained that the opening won't stay open on its own so you have to hold it open.
  • Another user complained that the bag size can hold many small items but definitely won't fit a laptop.


Crowdsourced specs across all Blackburn Barrier models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.1 oz (0 kg)
Length iconLength10.5 in (27 cm)
Width6 in (15 cm)
Height3.5 in (9 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Blackburn Barrier features:
  • Waterproof
  • Reflective

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


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The Blackburn Barrier ranks #3 compared with the other Blackburn bags.

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The Blackburn Barrier ranks #3034 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019