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Dakine Atlas Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 202 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 9 reasons to buy the Atlas - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

84% of the reviewers give the Dakine Atlas a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (62%)
Good (22%)
Average (4%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (4%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Dakine Atlas:

Reviewers like these things about the Dakine Atlas

  • Some users refer to it as a super high quality skate backpack.
  • Others thought the canvas is highquality and doesn't wear easily.
  • Some users said the zippers are tough and don't feel like they're going to jam or break off easily.
  • Others like the presence of an insulated sunglasses or phone pouch that's lined with soft cloth that won't scratch screen or lenses.
  • Some reviewers thought the two outside straps are easy to use and hold the board in place.
  • Others find the size perfect for a day trip, overnight, and backpack for school.
  • Many users thought the padded straps add comfort to carrying the bag.
  • Others said the alignment of the straps hold the backpack in place rather than letting backpack slip towards the outer shoulder, causing more stress on the back.
  • Others thought it looks sleek and not bulky.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Others wish it had sternum straps and water bottle pocket.
  • Some users thought the bag is poorly made.


Crowdsourced specs across all Dakine Atlas models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity25 l (1526 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.2-1.5 oz (0.5-0.7 kg)
Length iconLength12-20 in (30-51 cm)
Width8 in (20 cm)
Height12-19 in (30-48 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Dakine Atlas features:
  • Sunglasses pocket
  • Side pockets
  • Carry-on size

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.

2525 l1.2 oz0.05 oz/L


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The Dakine Atlas ranks #59 compared with the other Dakine bags.

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vs All Bags

The Dakine Atlas ranks #2009 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 31716. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019