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    Wing Tent Unboxing and First Impressions

    this is package I’ve been waiting for for a long time I’m pretty excited to open it I’m excited you excited there it is cool some shrink wrap stuff in a bunch of bubble wrap to play with there it is the Wing Tent that’s pretty cool they come in their own little holder there too so this is the actual tent itself it’s got this nice carrying case that this actually unfolds into a hammock a gear hammock that goes underneath the wing of the airplane and then these are the actual awning poles and I believe it feels like there’s some stakes counting on them to tie straps…

  • Marmot Force 2P 3-Season Backpacking Tent
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    Marmot Force 2P 3-Season Backpacking Tent

    Ultra lightweight, spacious and easy to set up, the Marmot Force Two Person Tent is perfect for one or two backpackers that are looking for an ultra light, compact option in a free standing, very easy to set up tent. We are going to take a look at all the features and talk about what makes the Marmot Force so special. This is a free standing design. And you have got a really interesting pole construction here. So Marmot uses a little bit different configuration than I have seen on typical free standing tents. They have got a big pole on either side of the tent. So you have really…

  • Marmot Nitro 2P Backpacking Tent
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    Marmot Nitro 2P Backpacking Tent

    With a unique and innovative pole structure, this trekking pole pitch style backpacking tent is perfect for two backpackers or one backpacker that is looking for sprawling com-fort in an ultra lightweight, very livable back packing tent. This is the Marmot Nitro 2P Tent. We will take a look at all the features and what makes this tent so special. The first thing that stood out to me about this tent was the small pack size and the maxi-mum livability that you get for the weight and for the size. This tent has sprawling room for such an ultra lightweight tent. You have a 47 inch peak height here. So…

  • Marmot Force 3P 3-Season Backpacking Tent
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    Marmot Force 3P 3-Season Backpacking Tent

    Spacious enough for three backpackers, ultra lightweight and very easy to pitch, the Marmot Force Three Person Tent is a great ultra light option for backpacking, camping or any adventure. The first thing I want to talk about is the pole construction and the very unique design that Marmot has put into the Force tents. You have got a couple of different poles here. They are durable, but ultra lightweight DAC NFL poles. They are aluminum so you have a lot of durability there. And here on the head and on the foot you have a dome pole that really provides a nice box around your head and around your…

  • 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…

  • 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.…

  • Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 FL Backpacking Tent
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    Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 FL Backpacking Tent

    Offering unparalleled interior space for its weight, the Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 FL Tent is the perfect option for an ounce counting backpacker who doesn’t want to skimp on interior space, but is looking for an innovative, non free standing tent that is going to offer a lot of reliable performance in the back country. The first thing that stood out to me about this tent was that it is extremely stable despite the fact that it is a non free standing, trekking pole style tent. Right now we have got this pitched with the necessary stakes. It does come with one pole down at the foot. We will talk…

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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…

  • Lightweight Canvas Tent for Backcountry Hunting
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    Lightweight Canvas Tent for Backcountry Hunting

    Okay guys, so we are getting ready to go up in the high country hunting and I wanted to share with you a tent. We’re getting something similar to this and I wanted to show it to you It’s really cool. This is a canvas tent and it’s made by Dave Ellis and They’re super awesome durable I don’t know if any of you have watched half videos with the first rulers, and we have stock trailers is what they’re called they’re the pipe and they’re open and then they have a canvas top well David Alyssa makes those tops for us and They last forever unless we have somebody…

  • NEMO Galaxi 2P Tent and Footprint
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    NEMO Galaxi 2P Tent and Footprint

    I have got the NEMO Galaxi two person tent set up here. And this is an excellent offering from NEMO for two back packers or campers that are looking for a tent that is easy to use, has a lot of features and has a really budget friendly price. It weighs in at a weight definitely that is back package. It is not an ultra light tent by any means, but it is pretty light weight for the price and for the features, but it is an excellent offering for car camping as well. We have got the rain fly on it here. You have got a full coverage rain…