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Kelty Dodger Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 23 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Dodger - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

81% of the reviewers give the Kelty Dodger a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (81%)
Good (0%)
Average (18%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Kelty Dodger:

Reviewers like these things about the Kelty Dodger

  • Most users said that it is a fabulous and durable product.
  • Many users said that this bag has a nice shape, thick and durable material, and fits nicely over the shoulder or cross body.
  • They also said that it has multiple handles for easy carrying.
  • Some reviewers said that it weighs pretty much nothing but is big enough to hold a decent amount of things.
  • They said that it is very well made and versatile, looks good too and is functional.
  • Buyers said that they are very satisfied with this purchase and highly recommend it.
  • Many other reviewers said that the multi-function carrying handles are very useful.
  • They mentioned that the material is soft enough for comfortable wear for long periods.
  • Most users praised its stylish look and quality zippers.
  • They said that it fits under the seat for air travel.
  • Travelers said that it is easy to pack because the padding keeps the side of the bag upright.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complained that the color selection isn't the best.
  • Some other users complained that it is designed to be a carry-on, and it is small.


Crowdsourced specs across all Kelty Dodger models and sizes:

Length iconLength11 in (28 cm)
Width22 in (56 cm)
Height11 in (28 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Kelty Dodger features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Seam taped

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


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The Kelty Dodger ranks #3 compared with the other Kelty bags.

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vs All Bags

The Kelty Dodger ranks #298 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 33677. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019