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Coleman River Gorge vs Sundome

Coleman River Gorge vs Sundome

Coleman River Gorge Fast Pitch 6 Person Tent ​Coleman 6-Person Dark Room Sundome Tent ​​RIVER GORGE:PROS: ​​​Faster setupGreat all-rounder ​​​​Awesome front awningOutstanding comfort and weight distribution  Better weather protection ​More expensive ​​​​SUNDOME:CONS:PROS: ​​​​More headroom  Better ventilation ​Only really a summmer tent ​​Coleman River Gorge vs Sundome – Quick ComparisonThe River Gorge features a Fast Pitch […]

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coleman yarborough pass tent review

Coleman Yarborough Pass Tent Review

​PR​OS:PROS: check ​​​​Great weather protection – keeps rain out even when windows are openGreat all-rounder check ​​​​Plenty of mesh for decent ventilationOutstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​​​Added ground vent for extra air circulationDoubles as a daypack check ​Lots of storage space check ​​Super easy setup – probably the easiest available! check Illuminated guy lines […]

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Big Agnes Copper Spur UL3 mtnGLO Review

Big Agnes Copper Spur UL3 mtnGLO Review

​PR​OS:PROS: check ​​​​Lightweight, top quality tentGreat all-rounder check ​​​​Big for a 2-person tent, plenty of headroom Outstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​​​Excellent weather protectionDoubles as a daypack check ​Awesome storage space and attention to detail (see below) check ​​Great ventilation check ​Nifty integrated lighting ​​CONS:CONS:PROS: times-rectangle ​​​​LED lighting could be brighterExtra padding makes the […]

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Alps Mountaineering Taurus 2 Tent Review

Alps Mountaineering Taurus 2 Tent Review

​PR​OS:PROS: check ​​​High level of durabilityGreat all-rounder check ​​​Fairly good weather protectionOutstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​​​​Good ventilation and temperature controlOutstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​Lightweight yet large enough for 2 peopleDoubles as a daypack check ​Easy to transport check ​Free standing and easy to setup ​​CONS:CONS:PROS: times-rectangle ​​​Velcro gets in the way […]

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ALPS Mountaineering Tasmanian 2 Tent Review

Alps Mountaineering Tasmanian 2 Tent Review

​PR​OS:PROS: check ​​Dual doors for ease of entryGreat all-rounder check ​​Lots of storage space for gear and other items​​​​Outstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​​​Zippered mesh windows for good ventilationOutstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​​Very easy to set up and take downDoubles as a daypack check Good weather protection check Decent base layer ​​CONS:CONS:PROS: […]

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Big Agnes Chimney Creek 4 mtnGLO Tent Review_

Big Agnes Chimney Creek 4 mtnGLO Tent Review

​PR​OS:PROS: check ​​​Easy setupGreat all-rounder check ​​​Good for preventing condensationOutstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​​​​Great view of the skyOutstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​Lots of mesh for ventilationDoubles as a daypack check Good weather protection check Dual vestibules and pockets ​​CONS:CONS:PROS: times-rectangle ​​​Not ideal for really harsh conditionsExtra padding makes the Aether super […]

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Sierra Designs Lightning 2 Review

Sierra Designs Lightning 2 Review

​PR​OS:PROS: check ​Height – This tent is six feet high, so you don’t have to crouch over while inside.Great all-rounder check ​Maintenance – You can easily hand-wash this tent, let it air dry, and then pack it up againOutstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​Weight – Weighing in at just over three pounds, this tent […]

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Best Backpacking Tents for 2018 (& Buyer’s Guide)

​Some people go hiking for a few hours, and then it’s back home. Others like to spend several days or longer backpacking, and it is important that they have a good shelter that is lightweight and easy to set up. The problem is, there are so many different tents available that it can be hard […]

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Which Are The Best Family Tents?

Best Family Tents for 2018 (Ultimate Buyer’s Guide)

​Looking for the best family tents? You’ve come to the right place. Some of our favourite childhood memories are from family camping trips. The excitement and adventure of sleeping under the stars with friends and family is not something you forget in a hurry.But choosing the right tent can be a major factor in keeping […]

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Coleman 8-Person Red Canyon Tent Review

​PR​OS:PROS: check ​Quick setupQuick setupGreat all-rounder check ​Adjustable venting systemAdjustable venting systemOutstanding comfort and weight distribution check ​Can be divided into three separate rooms for extra privacyCan be divided into three separate rooms for extra privacyDoubles as a daypack ​The shock-corded poles make it very easy to assembleThe shock-corded poles make it very easy to […]

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