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Daybreaker Daypack

20 oz - 580g Daypack

When we set out to design the Daybreaker we wanted a daypack that could be used for a day hike but was also versatile enough to be used for traveling, days around town, peak bagging in the mountains, or hut to hut trips.


  • The Daybreaker is Six Moon Designs take on a clean, simple day pack. We set out to create a pack that was traditional in design but also features more modern, lightweight materials.

    The Daybreaker  daypack is the result of years of traveling, backpacking, and outdoor adventures. We took the time to think of what we liked and did not like out of the day packs we had been using. The side pockets are a great example of this. They are deep enough to keep your water bottle from falling out when putting your pack in an overhead bin and angled just the right way so you can still reach your bottle while hiking. Hate losing your keys? We do too. That's why we put glove hooks in both zippered pockets. Everything is wet and you need to rest? Just pull out the removable sit-pad and kickback. We just really enjoy this pack and think you will too. 

    • Deep Side Pockets
    • 4L Expandable Collar
    • Large Shoulder Strap Pockets
    • Removable Hydration Bladder Sleeve (Included)
    • 1" Removable Hip Belt (Included)
    • Hip belt accommodates waist size range of 22" to 55"
    • Rear adjusting hipbelt for ease of adjustment
    • Eva Foam Sitpad Frame (Included)
    • Non-removable Lid with Storage
    • Top Loading with Drawstring Closer
    • Interior Zippered Stash Pocket with Glove Hook
    • Daisy chain
    • Ice Axe Loop
    • Dual Hydration Ports
    • Side pockets hold (2) 1-Liter Bottles
    • Suspension
      Pack Dimensions
      Maximum Load
      Base Weight

      14"W X 7"D X 18"T
      Blue, Black, and Orange
      20 lb - 9 kg
      9 lb - 4 kg
      Day Hikes

    • Pack Body
      210 D Nylon Robictm
      4-Way Stretch
    • Body
      Extension Collar
      Exterior Pockets

      Total Volume
      1465 ci 
      245 ci
      125 ci

      1835 ci 34 L
    • Body
      Hydration Sleeve (Removable)
      Hip Belt (Removable)

      Total Weight

      17 oz - 482 g
      1.3 oz - 37 g
      1.7 oz - 48 g

      20 oz - 580g

  • The Daybreaker

    By: Six Moon Designs
    Published: 01/27/2020

    Gear Review: Six Moon Designs Daybreaker Pack by Lisa Pulsifer for The Trek

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    Timothy G.
    United States United States
    This bag is badass

    This daybreaker bag was excellent. I went on a 3 day backpacking trip and lemme tell you this back held up greatly. I’m a 5’6” skinny male and i packed this thing to the brim with equipment. It felt comfortable at all times. I felt like a badass wearing this too, it has like a tactical look that i love. But overall great bag

    Matthew G.
    United States United States
    A very well thought out design

    This is a very comforable no-frills pack. I love the size and elasticity of the large outer pocket. Great for the quick access things you might need on a hike - rain shell, map, a tuckered out pomeranian. I highly recommend the pack

    Ellen W.
    United States United States
    Loving my new Daybreaker

    Two things hit me when I first used this pack: it is roomy and it is incredibly light for day back! I broke in the pack during a trip to the Rockies--I used it on the plane as my carry-on, and then out on the trails for day hikes. I loved how easily it expands and contracts to fit my use. I liked how it kept the weight off my shoulders. I like the secret key/card pocket. The top pocket was roomy enough for a large map, and anything else I needed quick access to. Loved having super easy access to my phone for pics in the shoulder pockets. Great pack--looking forward to having it for my future adventures.

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    James K.
    United States United States
    Daybreaker Daypack (black)

    Well made. Just the right size for a day (or 3) out on my local trails.

    Nathan T.
    Vancouver, Washington
    An ideal pack for hiking — in the city or the wild

    This is a really great, super utilitarian backpack. Two friends and I went on a week-long trip to Mexico City with just these packs as our personal items—no other carry-ons of any kind. They worked great. The primary inner pocket is well designed; items stack upwards rather than outwards, distributing the weight nicely. What I really like is that there are also a lot of smaller pockets (including one that hangs down inside the main cavity), giving you a lot of options for storing items that you want to keep separate or to which you want quicker access. Other pros: - Really lightweight - Great, comfortable+breathable padding for the shoulders and back - The elastic water bottle pockets on the sides are great and very versatile Cons: - can't think of any! Absolutely recommend.

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