Best tent I've ever had. Just back from five nights…
28 September 2009
Summary: Best tent I've ever had. Just back from five nights in the Weminuche wilderness. Rained all 5 nights including one spectacular thunderstorm with microburst wind speeds. Tent stayed absolutely dry. My companions suffered condensation problems. The large vestibule was wonderful. Able to enter and exit during the rain with interior of the tent completely protected.
Absolutely top tent if you need the space, too much…
2 June 2007
Summary: Absolutely top tent if you need the space, too much for two unless you have mountains of gear so really either three people (or two plus a dog - if it sleeps inside)! I'd take this tent anywhere except possibly high mountains/heavy snow load where a geodesic might be required and possibly in a very hot climate since it can get very warm very quickly as soon as the sun hits it.
A tunnel tent useable in winter???? That's what I…
20 September 2006
Summary: A tunnel tent useable in winter???? That's what I thought! Hilleberg is one of the top end tent producers in Europe. Their tents are used by special forces all over the world. So what makes this particular model so special? I could sum up a whole list of characteristics but for that you better check the Hilleberg web site. Characteristics I want to mention are: 1) the tent is a breeze to set up.