Big Agnes Fly Creek UL4
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Those looking for the lightest 4 Person tent, look no further than the Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 4 Tent. The Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 4 Tent is a three-season, free-standing, ultralight backpacking tent and the bigger sibling of the popular Fly Creek UL 2 Tent. This free standing tent uses the lightest materials available.
Need to weigh down and still find room to sleep 4? The Big Agnes Fly Creek UL has a trail weight of just about one pound per person.
The Big Agnes Fly Creek UL4 is an ultralight tent for 4 that weighs in at a mere 4 lbs. 1 oz.-that breaks down to a little over 1 lb. carrying weight per person! Weight savings of this 3-season, freestanding tent comes via the latest in ultralight fabric and materials; single hub pole assembly also saves weight and is easy to set up. Poles made from TH72M DAC aluminum are the latest advancement in lightweight tent poles; plus, they feature improved durability. Lightweight and strong DAC Featherlite(R) NSL poles with press-fit connectors and a lightweight hub use an anodization process with fewer chemicals than other processes. DAC Twist clips attach tent body to the pole frame for quick and easy set up. Rainfly and seamless floor are made of high-tenacity ripstop nylon, and are polyurethane- and silicone-coated for waterproof durability. Walls are constructed of woven nylon mesh, providing excellent ventilation and 360deg views. All seams are taped with waterproof, solvent-free polyurethane tape. Reflective guyout and reflective webbing on tent corners increase visibility at night. Fly Creek UL4 tent includes 4 pockets and gear loft loops for storage. Superlight aluminum stakes and stuff sacks included. For a lightweight setup during nice weather, leave tent body behind; use rainfly and footprint (sold separately) with the poles and stakes. Average minimum weight specification is based on tent, rainfly and poles only.
You don't want to add more weight to your pack, but you also aren't really up for sleeping in something smaller than the cupboard under your sink. The Big Agnes Fly Creek UL4, an ultralight four-person tent, gives you enough space to stretch your legs but manages to weigh in at just over four pounds (just over three if you're going with the fast-pitch option).