ALPS Mountaineering

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Zephyr 2.0

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Going on my third year with this tent and it has performed better than expected. Great for two people and better if you're solo. My son and I recently backpacked a 7-day, 60-mile loop with the Boy Scouts in the Weminuche Wilderness in Colo. We had nice weather along with a few rainy days. Tent performed flawlesly. The two door vestibule is really nice as we each had our own entry and plenty of space to keep our backpacks.  No crawling over each other to go to the bathroom in the middle of the night. Full review

Zephyr 2.0

rated 5 of 5 stars At a little over four pounds, the ALPS Mountaineering Zephyr 2.0 will scare away all the very weight conscious wimps, but the price, durability, and simplicity of its two-pole system, more than makes up for the weight, as far as I am concerned. I'd recommend Alps products as a nice alternative to anyone on an REI budget. I bought the Zephyr 2, for JMT #13, in 2013. It arrived just a few days before I took off and I didn't spend any time setting it up, but rather just accounted for all the parts… Full review

Zephyr 1.0

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Awesome, lightweight tent at an unbeatable price! Perfect for entry-level users. I've had this tent for six or so months now, and it's still giving me good vibes. A few notes: While I haven't really used this tent in cold weather, it's almost completely mesh, so better have a good sleeping bag! The included bag is kinda big. Orange rain fly isn't the best for stealth camping. This is a generously sized single-person tent, I would say a couple wouldn't be uncomfortable in here at all. I've seen a… Full review

Shasta 3600

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This pack is rock solid durable. I would trust it every day of the week and twice on Sunday. The extensive adjustabilty, including the torso harness and especially the well designed load lifting straps and side compression straps, made configuring a heavy load easy. I have been a lifelong loyal supporter of external frames backpacks for a variety of reasons, most of which¬†have nothing to do with performance. As a younger hiker, the lack of disposable income meant that all of my gear was particularly… Full review

Zephyr 2.0

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This is a great tent for its price. Fairly lightweight and packable, but compared to other two-person tents it isn't very roomy inside. Additionally, when the wind starts blowing expect some water to blow under the vestibule and into the tent. Setup: The tent is fairly easy to set up once you've practiced at least once. Goes much quicker with two people. Not a fast pitch design. Footprint is not included Stability: There is a small air vent that requires its own line and stake. If you get lazy and… Full review

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