Camping is intense! No, actually. If you are going tenting, you most likely want a tent. Hammock lovers may disagree—and we love sleeping beneath the celebrities when climate permits—however more often than not, discovering and getting ready enough shelter for your self, your loved ones, or your pets is a nonnegotiable step towards being comfortable within the nice open air. There are as many sorts of tents as there are methods to go tenting, and they vary extensively in value and options. To assist you determine the most effective tent in your subsequent journey, we have pooled our favorites from years of testing—whether or not you are getting away for the weekend with the household or soloing Mount Whitney.
Updated July 2022: We’ve added the Coleman Cabin, eliminated the discontinued REI Kingdom 6, and swapped the previous MSR Zoic for the MSR Elixir.
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