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Hilleberg Akto
6.1 out of 10

Hilleberg Akto

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Overall 7
7.0

A good solo tent, but it has been surpassed by the…

Trailspace.com
23 April 2014
  • Summary: A good solo tent, but it has been surpassed by the Tarptent Moment DW for several reasons.
  • Pros: Nice interior space for one, Good vestibule, Decent ventilation
  • Cons: No snowload resistance, Higher winds can be a problem
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Overall 9
9.0

Top quality materials and unquestionable warranty.

Trailspace.com
17 April 2014
  • Summary: Top quality materials and unquestionable warranty. You get more than you pay for and the company stands behind the product.
  • Pros: Quality materials and components, Intelligent design, Lightweight and compact (for durable design)
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Overall 10
10

Extremely high quality materials and build. Storm…

Trailspace.com
12 April 2014
  • Summary: Extremely high quality materials and build. Storm proof; a heaven from the elements in the backcountry.
  • Pros: High quality materials and build, Stormproof, Feeling of security when using this tent, Sets up dry in the rain, Excellent vestibule
  • Cons: Heavy for a lightweight setup, Can be prone to condensation, Needs a lot of room to set up, Not free standing
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Overall 8
8.0

Excellent, lightweight and spacious solo tent. Thoroughly…

Trailspace.com
25 July 2013
  • Summary: Excellent, lightweight and spacious solo tent. Thoroughly contemplated design, sturdy construction, adaptable features, and high quality materials. Intense focus on lightweight backpacking, but addresses other concerns well within that constraint.
  • Pros: Sturdy construction, Light weight, Secure pitch
  • Cons: Expensive, Bad for warm, buggy environments
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Overall 10
10

I've been camping for 40 years, and had numerous tents,…

Trailspace.com
18 January 2013
  • Summary: I've been camping for 40 years, and had numerous tents, but this hurricane defying, quality tent knocks spots off them all and it must be the best 4-season 1/2 person tent on the market which is ideal for all conditions.
  • Pros: Quality of workmanship., Superior flysheet strength., 100% reliable., Spacious., Simultaneous inner/outer and easy erection.
  • Cons: Mine is old so maybe design has changed but minor quibbles are the single velcro attachment holding the cover over inner mesh window (now not working) and the toggles holding the rolled up outer and inner doors are too small and slip out easily., Both of these can be solved with a needle and thre...
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Overall 10
10

My go-to tent! I'm not sure how long Hilleberg has…

Trailspace.com
15 April 2012
Overall 10
10

I have to agree with these stellar reviews: this tent…

Trailspace.com
11 November 2011
  • Excerpt: I have to agree with these stellar reviews: this tent is the deal, bombproof, fast pitch, wind defying, featherweight, and the green hides really well. Will not leak and rolls up and packs fast, unparalleled craftsmanship in both manufacture and material.
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Overall 10
10

Ive been backpacking ever since I was a small child…

Trailspace.com
1 December 2006
  • Excerpt: Ive been backpacking ever since I was a small child with my family. Most of the equiptment I own was passed down from my father, all heavy and old. After I started hiking alone I had problems carrying my heavy gear long distances.
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Overall 10
10

Having only been a serious hiker for two years, I…

an anonymous hiker (guest), Trailspace.com
13 May 2006
  • Excerpt: Having only been a serious hiker for two years, I have slowly become more involved in the pursuit and the gear. When I realized that fair weather hiking was no longer gonna satisfy my backwoods jones, I very methodically began evaluating all the four-season solo shelters I could find.
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Overall 10
10

The best "one man" tent there is! superpleased!! Sunny…

Trailspace.com
4 January 2004
  • Excerpt: The best "one man" tent there is! superpleased!! Sunny day, after 15 minutes the sky was totaly dark...15ml. rain in 20 min, 20-25 meters/sec vinds at kebnekaise, no problem....
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