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Three season, freestanding, backpacking tent
The Blacktail 2, 2 person tent is light enough for the backpacking, and strong enough for the camping in the front country. A tried and true shelter with excellent value for backpackers who want a super comfortable 2 person tent after a long day on the trail. The Blacktail 2 tent offers spacious sleeping areas with easy access through two, side-entry doors and vestibules, making early morning entry and exit with a tent-mate more stealth when nature calls.
- Light enough for the backcountry, strong enough for the front country
- Features two doors and two vestibules
- Storm flaps on vestibule zipper
- Symmetrical pole structure with pre-bent poles for increased head space
- Dual-zipper door is smooth closing and the discrete seam design creates a clean, modern aesthetic
- Dual-zipper door allows for easy entry. Use only one zipper for quick reach-through access
- Quick Stash door keeper on tent body door makes stowing unzipped door quick and easy
- Media pockets enable clean earbud-cord routing from phones or other devices
- Two fly vents for increased air flow and reduced condensation
- Low Vent feature on the vestibule doors for more air flow while still providing vestibule coverage
- Ready to pitch; with pre-cut guylines and tensioners attached to fly
- Reflective guy lines and webbing on tent corners
- To extend the life of your tent floor we recommend using a Big Agnes footprint - sold separately
- Multiple interior loops for attaching gear lofts, accessories and mtnGLO® Tent & Camp Lights
- Fast Fly setup available
Trail Weight: 4lb 8oz
Total Weight: 4lb 15oz
Packed Size: 21" x 7"
Floor Area: 33ft²
Vestibule Area: 9ft² + 9ft²
Head Height: 42"
Fast Fly Weight: 3lb 6oz
Footprint Weight: 8oz
Fly and floor are polyester
Fly and floor have 1500mm waterproof polyurethane coating
Tent body is polyester breathable and polyester mesh
All seams taped with waterproof polyurethane tape
Lightweight aluminum pole system with prebends
Plastic clips attach tent body to pole frame
4 interior mesh pockets, 2 media pockets & 8 lightweight aluminum hook stakes
Gear loft loops included
Fits the Square gear loft - sold separately
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