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Dakine Foundation Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 105 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 13 reasons to buy the Foundation - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

89% of the reviewers give the Dakine Foundation a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (78%)
Good (11%)
Average (9%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Dakine Foundation

  • Many reviewers commend the Dakine Foundation backpack for the optimal comfort it delivers.
  • Users thought that its polyester material makes the bag durable.
  • Reviewers believed that the bag is versatile and lightweight.
  • Laptop users found it easy to store their gadgets due to a compartment dedicated for laptops.
  • Testers pointed out that the pack has a sufficient number of pockets making it easy to organize and secure things.
  • Users recommended that the pack could be used for school or work.
  • Other users also thought that the bag is fully functional for those who are into traveling and hiking.
  • Reviewers note that it has a specialized fleece-lined sleeve for tablets.
  • Reviewers said that its zip pockets allow quick compression or storage.
  • Other reviewers thought that its ergonomic foam back panel and shoulder straps are breathable, providing support and comfort to the users.
  • Testers pointed out that the straps are adjustable.
  • Several of those who have tried the bag found that its main compartment was roomy enough to store several items.
  • Users took notice of its padded flat bottom which keeps the pack upright.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the backpack might be quite small.
  • Another reviewer felt that the bag is not waterproof.


Crowdsourced specs across all Dakine Foundation models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.8 oz (0.8 kg)
Length iconLength8-18 in (20-46 cm)
Width7 in (18 cm)
Height12 in (30 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Dakine Foundation 26

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Weight iconWeight1.8 oz (0.8 kg)
Length iconLength18 in (46 cm)
Width7 in (18 cm)
Height12 in (30 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Dakine Foundation features:
  • Organizer panel
  • Side pockets
  • Sternum strap

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


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The Dakine Foundation ranks #28 compared with the other Dakine bags.

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The Dakine Foundation ranks #773 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019