Summary: Just used this tent 5 days on the Arkansas River. Had wind, rain, heat and cold in the Colo mountains. Sets up fast n nice, plastic fly poles broke day one had to make do. Anyone who has this tent can get nice well made poles for the fly at tent pole tec .com $26.
Pros: Light, Easy, Dry, Warm, Simple Design, Well Made
I'll keep this short and sweet since the other reviews…
8 March 2011
Excerpt: I'll keep this short and sweet since the other reviews covered everything. Pros: -Very very easy to set up -held up in 40 mile per hour winds and rain, no leaks and I didn't coat it with anything Cons: -it's pretty small I actually didn't even notice the zippper/rain fly issue mentioned.
I used this tent for the first time this week camping…
16 July 2008
Excerpt: I used this tent for the first time this week camping at a state park in northwestern Maine. The tent is just roomy enough for a queen size air mattress and some gear. It sets up easily with 2 lightweight aluminum poles and 2 fiberglass brow ridge poles.
I purchased my Kelty Trail Dome 4 last year and have…
28 April 2008
Excerpt: I purchased my Kelty Trail Dome 4 last year and have camped and backpacked with it in a variety of weather conditions and temps. The tent is roomy enough for 4 kids and their stuff, but it is ideal for two adults and their backpacks.
I bought this tent on sale at Gander Mountain. I couldn't…
11 July 2005
Excerpt: I bought this tent on sale at Gander Mountain. I couldn't resist a Kelty tent for this price. I've used it twice. Once in light rain--no leaks. It is very roomy for two people. It can hold two cots with plenty of space for gear underneath. The 57" height is great.
I purchased this tent for 2-3 adults of my family…
27 April 2005
Excerpt: I purchased this tent for 2-3 adults of my family to car camp in. I have used this tent one time for four days in the Great Smokey Mountains National Park one April-2005 weekend. During that stay, I experienced an unbelievable contrast of weather.