Big Agnes Fishhook SL 2
I dig innovation. Always good to push the envelope.
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $360
I dig innovation. Always good to push the envelope. Like all lightweight tents the clips are delicate, and it does take more time to secure all the clips vs a zipper. But the size and weight is really nice. Two thumbs up.
- Time to secure doors
Purchased my Fishhook SL 2 from HumbleOutdoors for $360, it came with a free footprint.
I used this tent for a kayak camp tent on the coast of Maine. It's very similar to my friend's Big Agnes Copper Spur. The absence of the zipper is a very nice feature. Zippers have come a long way, but they still fail.
The Fishhook set up fast and was dry for the one day we spent indoors with a cold Maine rain. It's average size for a two-man tent, so tight for two people. Many people purchase a 3-man tent for 2people, and I pondered that.
Overall , a very nice backpacking tent.
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Free Shipping. Big Agnes Fishhook SL 2 Tent FEATURES of the Big Agnes Fishhook SL 2 Tent Zipperless single door and vestibule The elimination of zippers makes this tent easy and quiet to enter/exit Reflective guylines and webbing on tent corners Fly and floor are silicone treated nylon rip-stop Fly and floor have 1200mm waterproof polyurethane coating Tent body is nylon and polyester mesh All seams taped with waterproof, solvent-free polyurethane tape (No PVC or VOC's) DAC NSL pole system with lightweight hubs Plastic clips attach tent body to pole frame DAC Twist Clips attach tent body to pole frame Hub pole design 9 Superlight aluminum J stakes Eight interior mesh pockets Gear Loft loops included Fast Fly setup available SPECIFICATIONS of the Big Agnes Fishhook SL 2 Tent Trail Weight: 3 lbs 3 oz / 1.45 kg Packed Weight: 3 lbs 10 oz / 1.64 kg Fast Fly Weight: 2 lbs 6 oz / 1.08 kg Packed Dimension: 6 x 23in. / 15 x 58 cm Floor Size: 3.4 square meter / 37 square feet Floor Length: 93in. / 236 cm Floor Width: 57in. / 145 cm Head Height: 38in. / 97 cm Foot Height: 34in. / 86 cm Vestibule area: 0.8 square meter / 9 square feet Footprint Weight: 6 oz / 170 g
The Big Agnes Fishhook SL 2 tent is super lightweight and easy to set up so you'll be able to lay down in a closed tent away from the elements while you recuperate from a day's worth of hiking. There are no zippers on this Fishhook tent, so if you have to leave the tent in the middle of the night because nature is calling, you won't wake up your tent-mate with the sounds of a zipper. The Fly and Floor are made with a silicone treated Nylon Ripstop and have a 1200mm waterproof PU coating to ensure that you are in a well-constructed, tough and sturdy tent that won't allow any rain water to seep in. Easy to carry, quick to setup and plenty of room for two people, make sure to take a Big Agnes Fishhook two person tent on your next overnight adventure. Color: Light Gray/Moss. Capacity: 2 Person. Trail Weight: 3lb 3oz (tent, fly and poles). Packed Weight: 3lb 10oz. Fast Fly Weight: 2lb 6oz (fly, footprint and poles). Packed Size: 6" x 23". Floor Area: 37 sq ft. Vestibule Area: 9 sq ft. Head Height: 38". Number of Vestibules: 1. Number of Poles: 2 Poles. Floor Material: Silicone Treated Nylon Ripstop. Fly Material: Silicone Treated Nylon Ripstop. Wall Material: Nylon. Netting Material: Polyester Mesh. Number of Doors: 1
- Tahoe Mountain Sports
After several years of testing and development, zipperless Big Agnes Fishhook tents have arrived. Say goodbye to noisy zippers that wake you up in the middle of the night and take up room in your pack. Fishhook tents use simple clip and loop closures instead of traditional tent zippers to close the door and fly. These ultralight backpacking tents are super easy to pitch and feature an extra-large entry door and plenty of vestibule space for gear. Fishhook tents have already won awards thanks to their innovative design, huge floor space and near vertical walls. This series is a must have for those willing to try something new.