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.


Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 Person Tent: With more square footage than one Big Agnes staffer's Steamboat apartment, the Flying Diamond series of shelters are much more than standard tents. This four season, free standing, deluxe car camping/ base camp tent features DAC Combination Lightweight Aluminum poles with eco-friendly anodized press fit connectors. All DAC poles are made from TH72M aluminum, the latest technology in lightweight tent poles that features improved durability. The tent body is a breathable polyester rip-stop with nylon mesh windows that offer excellent ventilation. The floor and rip-stop fly, both a durable polyester, boast a 1500mm waterproof polyurethane coating. All seams are taped with waterproof, solvent-free polyurethane tape (No PVC or VOC's), and the reflective guyline offers nighttime visibility for worry-free bathroom trips. Both doors have vertical zippers which may be staked out as a shade using trekking poles, and the tent can be separated into two rooms with a stow-able partition wall. A briefcase style carry bag with long shoulder straps and organizational pockets, 20 hook stakes and gear loft loops are also included. For a top shelf, three season, deluxe base camp castle, look to the Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 Person Tent.

- 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

The Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 Tent provides the room you need to sleep eight people or serves as a meeting and meal room for the entire expedition. Full-on winter-ready construction handles nasty mountain storms with high winds and lots of snow, so you don't have stuff flying away or a tent turning into a kite. This Big Agnes tent gives you enough room to stand up in the middle and includes a spacious vestibule so you can get in and out without soaking everything.