The company was established in Hawaii in 1979 by Rob Kaplan. Initially, Dakine manufactured surfing and windsurfing gear, accessories and gadgets. In 1989, the company started the production of snowboard accessories and covers. Two years after the launch of snowboard accessories on the market, the production of gloves for men, women and children was started, the collection of which today includes several dozen designs. Currently, Dakine is also known for the production of durable and carefully made backpacks and accessories, such as bags and wallets. Each product of this brand has an innovative design and at the same time works well in all conditions.