• Backpacking Tent Review: The Big Agnes Fly Creek HV UL2
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    Backpacking Tent Review: The Big Agnes Fly Creek HV UL2

    hey guys Alisha here with terradrift and we’re coming at you with a review of the Big Agnes those were armadillos the Big Agnes Fly Creek ul2 here’s what we love about it it’s ultra light that’s number one it packs up much smaller than any other tent we’ve ever had before the whole thing is made out of ultralight materials guylines zippers everything it weighs almost nothing packed up trail weight is 1 pound 15 ounces which is super light and I love that about it you’ll find a lot of backpacking tents that claim to be ultralight but they’re really just a tarp or you have to pitch…

  • Kelty Gunnison 2.2
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    Kelty Gunnison 2.2

    This is the Kelty Gunnison 2.2. It is going to be a good option for anyone that is looking to do some backpacking or camping. The tent weighs in between five and six pounds, minimum weight versus the pack weight. It has got two doors, two vestibules and good protection from the elements. This tent is a two pole design, but it is a hub design so the two poles are connected there at the hub you see in the center. It makes it really easy and quick to set it up. And you will notice that the clip system is here that they are using to attach the poles…

  • Hyke & Byke Zion 2 Person 2P Tent Review 2019
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    Hyke & Byke Zion 2 Person 2P Tent Review 2019

    Hyke & Byke Zion 2 Person 2P Tent Review 2019 Alright, this is our two person backpacking tent from Amazon die in two-person super lightweight for two people at five pounds seven point eight ounces something like that great ventilation on the sides Super easy to set up but has one pole which I thought was really cool feature Just one pool and then you clip it on the outside So you don’t have to thread it through the loops which takes a lot of time So I had this thing set up in less than three minutes and I didn’t stake it down there’s no wind today, but it…

  • Hilleberg Niak 1.5 Lightweight 1-2 Person Backpacking Tent Setup and Review
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    Hilleberg Niak 1.5 Lightweight 1-2 Person Backpacking Tent Setup and Review

    Hey all it’s Bruce from Nature Calls and out… finally got a hold of the Hilleberg Niak it’s their new lightweight tent design, it is a three-season design and it is a doesn’t have a set up video yet so I’m going to have practice set up with it because I do that with all my equipment. This is the Kerlon 1000. This is the lightest fabric that they’ve got going on right. Now they did try to do the Kerlon 600 but it was just too much trouble in the manufacturing floor I understand. The Hilleberg company is a mom-and-pop type of company and not this huge conglomerate so…

  • Big Agnes Ripple Creek UL 2+ mtnGLO Backpacking Tent
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    Big Agnes Ripple Creek UL 2+ mtnGLO Backpacking Tent

    For backpackers who want a lightweight tent, but don’t want to skimp on any of those features, the Big Agnes Ripple Creek 2 + mtnGLO tent is the perfect option. This is a non free standing tent so you do need to stake it out in order to set it up. You have got two hubbed poles. These are DAC press fit aluminum poles so they are very lightweight, but they are also very durable. The poles come to a Y shape here. So you have one hub on that side, one hub on this side. It makes it really easy to set up once you have everything staked out.…

  • Marmot Hammer 2P Tent
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    Marmot Hammer 2P Tent

    We are taking a closer look at the Marmot Hammer 2P tent which is a four season high end mountaineering tent. Obviously the weather, the season, the conditions that we are in right now do not warrant the use of this particular tent, but we are going to take a close look at the features and the details which make this two person mountaineering tent really livable, really easy to use and a tent that is going to give you confidence in the back country in your four season adventures. Getting into the specifications, this is considered a single wall tent. So you do have that waterproof protection all the…

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    Hyke & Byke Zion 2 Person 2P Tent Review 2019

    Hyke & Byke Zion 2 Person 2P Tent Review 2019 Alright, this is our two person backpacking tent from Amazon die in two-person super lightweight for two people at five pounds seven point eight ounces something like that great ventilation on the sides Super easy to set up but has one pole which I thought was really cool feature Just one pool and then you clip it on the outside So you don’t have to thread it through the loops which takes a lot of time So I had this thing set up in less than three minutes and I didn’t stake it down there’s no wind today, but it…

  • Marmot Carbide 2P Backpacking Tent
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    Marmot Carbide 2P Backpacking Tent

    The Marmot Carbide Two Person Tent is a great camping or back packing tent with simple features, a really easy set up and some innovations that provide a lot more interior space and livability. The standout feature of this tent is an innovation that Marmot has put into the pole construction. So on each of the corners of the tent there are pre bent knees in the poles. They also have a clip construction and the clips are really easy to use. Once you have this tent set up, you just use those clips. You don’t have to fumble with sleeves or anything like that. And the clips are in…

  • Marmot Stormlight 2P Backpacking Tent
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    Marmot Stormlight 2P Backpacking Tent

    I am standing next to the Marmot, Stormlight two person tent. The standout feature of this tent is definitely its waterproof protection. So you have got excellent waterproof protection in the rain fly and in the floor of the tent. The rain fly is actually most of the seams are welded instead of your traditionally sewn seams. So if you can imagine all the holes that are put into the waterproof material when it is sewn together, these welded seams are going to eliminate water getting in through those seams. There is also bonded guide out points. So anywhere where there is, you know, a guide out line on the…

  • Kelty Salida 2 Backpacking Tent
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    Kelty Salida 2 Backpacking Tent

    The Kelty Salida two person backpacking tent is the perfect option for backpackers or campers who are on a budget. There are plenty of features here that balance price, weight and performance and, in my opinion, it is just a really great little tent. There is features here like shorter length poles. So you have got two cross poles here. They provide a really easy pitch. So there is a series of clips here. You just clip it to the pole and you are set up. It is a free standing tent so that also makes it very easy to set up. But once it is pitched, you have got…