Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8

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Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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The Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 is an all-season tent with plenty of space for the family to stretch out and relax. With a separate area for two sleepers and a large main room, it'll feel like home.

- REI

Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 Person Tent - The Big Agnes Flying Diamond series of shelters are a big base camp design. They are Everest dining rooms, buttoned up roosts, and wind refuges. Try one as an all-season group condo with plenty of space to stretch out and relax, or as a place to serve pancakes to the entire family.

- Outdoorplay

The Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 Tent is a palace among base camp and camp grounds. Not only does it Fit up to 8 people inside, you can even separate the interior into two rooms. Pajama party on the kid's side! Coded poles and tabs ensure a quick set up with pre-cut guylines for security in windy weather. The two doors offer quick exits (or entry) plus when the fly is up you can create a shaded porch out of the vestibule. Just don't forget the trekking poles. Features of the Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 Tent Spacious and strong tent for 3+ season base camping Features two doors and two vestibules Doors have two closure options: Zip up mesh door only for ventilation or zip up the polyester layer for full protection Vestibule may be staked out as a shade using trekking poles May be separated into two rooms with a fabric wall that can be stowed away when not in use Storm flaps on vestibule zipper Color coded webbing and buckles make set up easy 6 fly vents Velcro tabs connect fly to pole structure providing perfect pitch and extra stability Ready to pitch; with pre-cut guy lines and tensioners attached to fly Reflective guy lines and reflective webbing Easy grip zipper pulls DAC pole system with press Fit connectors Plastic clips and sleeves attach tent body to pole frame Color coded pole ends, webbing and buckles make set up easy 16 interior mesh pockets and 20 lightweight aluminum hook stakes Gear loft loops included Briefcase style carry bag with shoulder straps and organizational pockets Footprint sold separately

- Moosejaw

Much more than just an oversized version of a smaller tent, the Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 Tent is a strong and spacious base camp staple. With a sturdy design and plenty of room to stretch out, it can be used as a dining room at Everest base camp, a refuge from the wind on the Playa, or a sleeping area for the whole family on summer car camping trips. Not only does this tent offer plenty of room to relax, it's also extra tall in the center so you can stand up comfortably, which is crucial when you're hunkered down for hours or days while waiting out a storm. A room divider lets mom and dad get a little separation from the kids, and it can easily be stowed when it's time for a family meal. The doors offer two closure options--one mesh door and one polyester layer--so you can keep the air flowing in summer or seal out the elements when facing winter conditions in the mountains. The fly itself has six vents to keep things from getting steamy and stinky when a big group of people are lounging around after an intense climbing mission or a long night of dancing at a festival. 16 interior mesh pockets keep everyone's smaller stuff separated so things don't get too chaotic. Whenever there's a big group involved you're going to want to bring the Flying Diamond 8 along for the adventure.

- Backcountry.com