Reviews Summary

91% of the Dakine Hadley reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (77%)
Good (14%)
Average (8%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)

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

Reviewers like these things about the Dakine Hadley

  • Most reviewers said that the perfect backpack for college.
  • Many reviewers said that the straps are padded and distribute weight very well, making carrying even heavy things more comfortable.
  • Reviewers said that they can carry several binders, their 15 inch laptop, two tablets, small books, a change of clothes, pencils, pens, sunglasses, etc., all without problem.
  • One great feature mentioned by many users is that it has excellent water bottle pockets which will fit regular shaped 500ml water bottles and 12oz cans.
  • Users said that the main compartment is roomy enough and holds just the right amount of things for their needs.
  • Users said that the bag has a good variety of pocket sizes.
  • Another feature mentioned by the users is that there is a fleece-lined sunglasses pocket.
  • Another fantastic feature mentioned by many users is that the adjustable straps in front are great for holding shoes and a rolled towel,.
  • Students said that the laptop compartment and the tablet compartment are great when they need to bring their gadgets to school.
  • Users said that the bigger zippered pocket with the pen holders are great for easy access.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complained that the zippers are so noisy when they open up their bag during class.
  • some user complained that his back gets very sweaty during the summer when wearing it.


Crowdsourced specs across all Dakine Hadley models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.3 oz (0.6 kg)
Length iconLength12-18 in (30-46 cm)
Width7-12 in (18-30 cm)
Height7-18 in (18-46 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Dakine Hadley features:
  • Laptop compartment
  • Sunglasses pocket

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


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The Dakine Hadley ranks #17 compared with the other Dakine bags.

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Last update on 2019-02-22 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last updated on February 10, 2019