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Marmot Alpinist 2P
8.1* out of 10

Marmot Alpinist 2P

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User Review

Backpacker
12 January 2015
  • Excerpt: Like to sit under cover and see more than nylon walls? During windless rain in Vermont’s Green Mountains, one tester rolled back the Pulsar’s vestibule and stayed dry while enjoying a pleasant river view, thanks to a drip line that extends well beyond the tent’s single side door.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very easy tent. Quick setup. Tough build. Short on…

Trailspace.com
10 February 2013
  • Summary: Very easy tent. Quick setup. Tough build. Short on vestibule.
  • Pros: Quick dry set up even in rain, Great vapor control
  • Cons: Nearly useless vestibule, Very exposed to rain when entering and exiting
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User Review

Backpacker
30 July 2011
  • Excerpt: This dome isn’t the lightest in its class—the freestanding Burn Ridge weighs four pounds more than ultralight options—but it costs half as much, making this two-door, four-person shelter a fantastic buy for families seeking an affordable backcountry shelter.
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Overall 6
6.0

This isn't so much of a review as it is a general…

Trailspace.com
29 June 2011
  • Excerpt: This isn't so much of a review as it is a general observation and response to the first comment above. As an experienced camper, it is my humble opinion that before you pitch your tent for the very first time out in the field or on the mountain that you take it upon yourself to seal all the seams...
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I bought this "expedition tent" to keep us warm and…

Trailspace.com
2 July 2010
  • Excerpt: I bought this "expedition tent" to keep us warm and dry. It failed on both those requirements. It was quick and easy to set up under wet conditions. Last month in June, I went camping on the Temperance river in the North Shore, Minnesota.
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Overall 10
10

Incredible behaviour at a winter climb in Mont Blanc.

Trailspace.com
4 October 2007
  • Excerpt: Incredible behaviour at a winter climb in Mont Blanc. SUPERB. Maybe a bit cold cause it's one layered bibbler. =)
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