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Blackburn Local Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 219 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Local - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

69% of the reviewers give the Blackburn Local a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (45%)
Good (24%)
Average (10%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (14%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Blackburn Local

  • A lot of users have mentioned that the Blackburn Local seat bag is durable due to its polyester material.
  • Others thought that the contents of the bag could be secured well through its zip closure.
  • Reviewers praised its versatile design.
  • Several users noted that the bag is water-resistant.
  • According to some users, the bag allows them to be visible at night due to the presence of a loop on the back to mount a light.
  • A reviewer mentioned that it has excellent load stability.
  • Testers noted that the pack could be attached to any bike easily.
  • Other testers indicated that the bag is at a full liter of capacity, allowing users to stash tools and food, among others.
  • Many wrote that phones could also fit just fine.
  • They also said that its design is simple yet functional.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the bag is smaller than expected.
  • Another user had issues with the length of the velcro strap.


Crowdsourced specs across all Blackburn Local models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.2-0.4 oz (0.1-0.2 kg)
Length iconLength6-11 in (15-28 cm)
Width4-7 in (10-18 cm)
Height4 in (10 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Blackburn Local features:
  • Water resistant
  • Reflective

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


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The Blackburn Local ranks #2 compared with the other Blackburn bags.

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The Blackburn Local ranks #2783 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

Road CC

The Blackburn Local Rear Pannier is a practical choice for carrying everyday stuff. It's not a trans-continental all-weather off-road touring tardis, though.

Posted 13 August 2016 by Mike Stead - Read full review

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Last updated on July 03, 2019