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Manufacturer's Description

Visit DaKine's Drafter page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Whether you're heading out to bomb the mountain, or just for an afternoon on the trails, grab the Dakine Drafter Bik Pack. With a 70-ounce Nalgene reservoir, this pack keeps you hydrated while you climb, and the insulated reservoir pocket ensures you don't take a sip of nasty warm water. Stash your pump, tools, and tubes in the multiple gear sleeves, and protect your MP3 and sunglasses with the two padded, fleece-lined pockets. The main compartment stores your extra layers, and the armor carry straps hold your shin guards while you make your way to the top of the mountain. The helmet carry stores your full-face or regular brain bucket when it's not in use.

- Backcountry Outlet

Odds are decent you won't need a ton of extra layers when you're spending the day pounding Moab singletrack, but you will need to stay hydrated under that raging sun, which is the name of the Dakine Drafter Pack's game. It has room for a windbreaker, but its bread and butter is the three-liter Shape-Loc hydration reservoir, which holds enough juice to keep your gullet moistened during long summer rides. The Drafter also boasts an absurd number of pockets, from a padded phone pocket to a fleece-lined sunglasses pocket to a pump sleeve to three more internal organizers, which can hold tubes, snacks, sunscreen, hex keys, a map, and then some. There's also a carrying system on the back for a full-face or XC helmet and a rescue whistle on the sternum strap if you end up miles from anywhere and need to signal a friendly rescue lizard.

- Backcountry.com

Great for quick rides after work, the compact Dakine Drafter 12L Hydration Pack with its 100 fl. oz. reservoir has enough room for tubes, tools and energy snacks to keep you in the saddle.


Free Shipping. Dakine Men's Drafter 12L Hydration Pack With Reservoir FEATURES of the Dakine Men's Drafter 12L Hydration Pack With Reservoir Shape-Loc hydration reservoir with Plug-N-Play disconnect New high flow Blaster bite valve Air Mesh suspended back panel Breathable ergonomic shoulder straps Full face or trail helmet carry Armor carry straps Internal organizer pockets Fleece lined sunglass pocket Magnetic hydration hose clip Reflective logo

- Moosejaw

DaKine Women's Drafter


The DaKine Women's Drafter is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 9, 2018 at Backcountry.com.

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