Dawn to Dusk’s new Cage Ecosystem is specifically designed to hold bottles better, depending where they’re located on your bike. The lineup includes bottles, four different cages, and a movable cage mount. Check out all the details here…

Posted by Miles Arbour

Looking for more ways to carry bottles on your bike? Or perhaps your cages aren’t doing a good job at keeping your water in place when bouncing down rough gravel roads? Dawn to Dusk’s new Cage Ecosystem is designed to address these issues via a lineup of location-specific bottle cages. Their location-specific cages take terrain slope and roughness into consideration and offer a range of grip forces that are tailored for different types of riding. The idea is that a bottle cage mounted under your downtube will experience different forces than a bottle on your seat tube, and deserves a different cage to keep the bottle in place.

See a breakdown of the various Cage Ecosystem components below, including key specs that differentiate them.

Dawk to Dusk Kaptive 8

  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 8
  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 8
  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 8
  • Primary Feature: Semi Side Pull Access
  • Frame Location: Down Tube, Seat Tube
  • Grip Force: 8 pounds
  • Weight: 39g
  • Price: $64.95 USD
  • Manufacturer’s Details: DawnToDusk.bike

Dawk to Dusk Kaptive 10

  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 10
  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 10
  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 10
  • Primary Feature: Straight Pull
  • Frame Location: Down Tube, Top Tube
  • Grip Force: 10 pounds
  • Weight: 39g
  • Price: $64.95 USD
  • Manufacturer’s Details: DawnToDusk.bike

Dawk to Dusk Kaptive 14

  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 14
  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 14
  • Dawn to Dusk Kaptive 14
  • Primary Feature: High Grip Straight Pull
  • Frame Location: Under Down Tube
  • Grip Force: 14 pounds
  • Weight: 49g
  • Price: $69.95 USD
  • Manufacturer’s Details: DawnToDusk.bike

Dawk to Dusk Sideburn 8

  • Dawn to Dusk Sideburn 8
  • Dawn to Dusk Sideburn 8
  • Dawn to Dusk Sideburn 8
  • Primary Feature: High Grip Side Access
  • Frame Location: Down Tube, Seat Tube
  • Grip Force: 8 pounds
  • Weight: 33g
  • Price: $59.95 USD
  • Manufacturer’s Details: DawnToDusk.bike

Dawk to Dusk Bear Hug Mount

The Bear Hug Mount uses a compliant base that’s designed to flex to fit virtually any bike’s tube shape. Two velcro straps hold the mount in place, providing a standard two-bolt bottle mount for your favourite cage. The mount weighs 59 grams and retails for $19.95 USD. Find more details here.

  • Dawn to Dusk Bear Hug Mount
  • Dawn to Dusk Bear Hug Mount
  • Dawn to Dusk Bear Hug Mount

Dawn To Dusk’s website is full of additional photos and details on each component, so head over to DawnToDusk.bike to learn more.

FILED IN (CATEGORIES & TAGS)