Hanging tents

2:33 p.m. on April 8, 2012 (EDT)
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Hmmm, this is different... http://www.tentsile.com/index.html

I guess it would be low impact, no flattening of the ground with with the tent!

4:35 p.m. on April 8, 2012 (EDT)
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OK.. looks like a big enclosed hammock..

I do like the ladder....

Thanks for the post...

1:37 a.m. on April 9, 2012 (EDT)
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Got to be a good tree climber to hang one of the big ones. Looks like a lot of fabric too.

5:38 p.m. on April 9, 2012 (EDT)
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They actually make this thing?!  The perfect solution for those fascinated with tree houses, complex shelters, and playing cat's cradle.  Yea, sure the ground can limit tent placement options, but I would muse finding an opening in a forest that is big enough to accommodate this thing with trees in the proper locations also presents a challenge.  Lastly the example of it deployed in a snow field is just silly!  Any experienced camper know the coldest sleep in cold weather is one that permits air to circulate under your bedding.


5:39 a.m. on April 10, 2012 (EDT)
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The 5-8 person one weights in at 99.1lbs..45kg

12:55 p.m. on April 10, 2012 (EDT)
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"The worlds most versatile tent"

Yeah right ???????????

2:28 p.m. on April 10, 2012 (EDT)
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Sooo, how does this differ from a hammock or a portaledge (which have been around for centuries in the case of hammocks and decades in the case of portaledges)?

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