How Heavy Is Too Heavy for a Backpacking Tent?

Plenty of people love to backpack for limitless fun and adventure, and backpacking certainly has its unique benefits. But, preparing for backpacking involves many aspects that are unique to the activity, many of which entail comfort and functionality while moving freely. So, how much should backpacking tents weigh? Backpacking tents exceeding 6lbs in weight may … Read more

How to Choose the Optimum Backpacking Tent Weight

There are a LOT of tents available that will be inexpensive but the real cost is in the weight of the tent. When you are intending to travel miles over multiple days, weeks, or even months weight is a large factor you want to cut. How much should a backpacking tent weigh? For most backpackers … Read more

Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL 2 MTNGLO Tent Review

Sure, you could always camp with a heavy older style tent, but that’s not exactly the most efficient way to complete a thru-hike on a national scenic trail. A ultralight tent is the perfect blend of modern near weightless backpacking while roughing it. Ultralight tents are perfect for smaller, lighter, longer trail hiking trips such … Read more