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Dakine Poacher Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

3.22 based on 5 reviews

This bag has very few reviews, so we haven't ranked it.


Crowdsourced specs across all Dakine Poacher models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity26-36 l (1587-2197 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.8-3.8 oz (0.4-1.7 kg)
Length iconLength11-28 in (28-71 cm)
Width12-20 in (30-51 cm)
Height4-25 in (10-64 cm)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Dakine Poacher

  • A lot of users have mentioned that the Dakine Poacher backpack can be used for backcountry skiing, hiking, and travel.
  • Others thought that it the pack is durable due to its hollow point nylon material.
  • Several reviewers thought that the main compartment could be accessed through its zippered back panel.
  • Users found it comfortable to use even with heavy loads.
  • According to some users, its loops and daisy secure gears such as snowboard and A-frame ski in place.
  • A user mentioned that it has excellent load stability.
  • Another reviewer thought that it has sufficient pockets which provide make it easy to organize things such as snow tools.
  • Testers found that the bag is large enough to carry a heavy load.
  • Other testers noted that it is lightweight.
  • Many wrote that it is comfortable to carry the bag due to its padded and breathable back panel.
  • They also said that it has a fleece-lined pocket dedicated to goggles.
  • Others mentioned that the backpack has a rescue whistle on its sternum strap for emergencies.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the bag does not accommodate an avalanche airbag.
  • Another user found that its zippers were not substantial enough.

Popular Models

Dakine Poacher 45

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Weight iconWeight3.8 oz (1.7 kg)
Length iconLength28 in (71 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height11 in (28 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Dakine Poacher features:
  • Snowboard carry
  • Ski carry
  • Insulated
  • Helmet carry
  • Shovel pocket
  • Hydration compatible

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Sunglasses pocket

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.

2626 l2.6 oz0.1 oz/L
3636 l2.6 oz0.07 oz/L

Dakine Poacher
Average for 17,986+ different bags

Selected Reviews

Mtn Weekly

This backpack is just about perfect, that being said it’s my favorite backpack from Dakine that’s designed specifically for skiing and riding. I have hiked over 2,000 feet while wearing this backpack and toured for days on end.

Posted 13 February 2017 by Mike Hardaker - Read full review

Bag ID 31667. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last updated on January 20, 2019