Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information (USD $)
In Millions, except Share data, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Mar. 10, 2015
Jun. 30, 2014
Document And Entity Information [Abstract]      
Document Type 10-K    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2014    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2014    
Entity Registrant Name Black Diamond, Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0000913277    
Trading Symbol bde    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer    
Entity Current Reporting Status No    
Entity Voluntary Filers Yes    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes    
Entity Public Float     $ 261.4dei_EntityPublicFloat
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   32,704,171dei_EntityCommonStockSharesOutstanding