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Dakine Grom Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 949 reviews

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

Check all the pros and cons here.

83% of the reviewers give the Dakine Grom a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (70%)
Good (13%)
Average (9%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (4%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Dakine Grom

  • Many reviewers commend the Dakine Grom Backpack for its adjustable sternum strap with safety whistle.
  • According to users, the bag is super durable.
  • They also said that it would fit everything that is normally carried in a purse.
  • Testers noted that the pack has a good quality and bonus they are made from recycled plastic bottles.
  • Several of those who have tried the bag found that it is perfect for an excursion or travel use.
  • Other users thought that it looks well-made and it has a good size.
  • Reviewers noted that it is great for light travel, amusement parks, hiking, field trips.
  • Testers pointed out the convenient room for folders in the large pocket, room for a small water bottle on side pocket.
  • Other testers thought that the pack works good and looks good.
  • Users noted that it is nice and clean for little groms.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that its smaller than expected.
  • Another reviewer had issues with the lack of bottle holder.


Crowdsourced specs across all Dakine Grom models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity13 l (793 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.9 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength12-16 in (30-41 cm)
Width9-10 in (23-25 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Dakine Grom 13

100% choose the Dakine Grom 13

100 %

Capacity iconCapacity13 l (793 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.9 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength16 in (41 cm)
Width9 in (23 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Dakine Grom features:
  • Side pockets
  • Sunglasses pocket
  • Sternum strap
  • Reflective

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

Packing Guide

See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Dakine Grom models (the most popular choice is the Grom 13).

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.

1313 l0.9 oz0.07 oz/L


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Bag ID 31721. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 12, 2019