Category Archives for Tent Type

Family Tents: The Ultimate Home Outdoors

Coleman Montana 8-Person Tent

Tents for families are more like luxury tents nowadays due to the vast array of features they possess, but this also presents a problem. How do you decide which one to use? The answer depends on several factors including the number of kids you have, their ages and the kind of camping you want to […]

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Bivy Tents: The Best of the Best

Woodland Camouflage Waterproof Bivy Cover

Bivy tents or sacks represent the ideal solution for backpackers. Regular tents are heavy and can slow you down, whereas a bivy is lightweight, comfortable and is still waterproof and can withstand long term use. However, there are several options available that could confuse a buyer so let’s clear up some things right now. Explore […]

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Ultralight Tents: Minimize Your Overall Weight

ALPS Mountaineering Meramac Tent

Ultralight tents are essential for backpacking, and the three factors that are going to affect the pack weight are your shelter, the sleeping bag and the pack. If your main objective is to travel light then it’s worth investing in a light tent, and while there are a number of different materials and styles to […]

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6 Man Tent: The Definitive Guide

CORE 6 Person Dome Tent

A 6 man tent has for many reasons, become one of, if not the most popular choice among families. If you’ve never purchased a tent before, look for one that has features you can use for a long time. The first thing you need to do of course is set a budget: it’s not necessary […]

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Hiking Tents: The Complete Guide

Coleman Sundome Tent

Buying hiking tents is like buying a home away from home as there are a lot of different styles, sizes, designs and features to choose from. Buying the wrong tent can drastically affect your hiking experience so it’s essential you do your homework first before buying anything else. See the current Best-Selling Hiking Tents on […]

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Hunting Tents: Everything You Need To Know

Hunting Tent

Searching for hunting tents online may prove a bit more difficult than you might think because there is no specific thing as a tent for hunters. In a way this is true because hunters can use any tent they want for the activity, but only up to a point. If you’re a serious hunter and […]

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Army Tents: What Makes Them Unique?

GP Medium 16′ X 32′ Vinyl Tent

Army tents are nothing new and have been around for a very long time, and it has been documented that their use by the military goes back to Biblical times and even older. The oldest tents employed the standard ridge tent design and many still do. However technological innovations have changed the materials and designs […]

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