Big Agnes Scout Plus UL2
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Even if you were never a scout, you'll recognize the old-school camp style of the Big Agnes Scout Plus UL 2-Person 3-Season Tent. It's not your classic canvas number, though--this ultralight shelter weighs in at under two pounds, has mesh panels to keep the air moving, and uses PU- and silicone-coated ripstop nylon and taped seams to keep you dry in a way those canvas army tents never could. It pitches using two trekking poles (one in the front and one in the rear) so don't forget to bring them with you, and a series of stakes, saving you from having to carry tent poles and a heavy rain fly. There are eaves that cover the mesh vents, and even a front vestibule to keep boots and packs out of the tent and the rain. Since they're thoughtful people who have your best interests at heart, the cats at Big Agnes also made the guylines and webbing reflective, so you don't get tangled in wires and bring the Scout crashing down on your partner when you hop out to water the dirt at night.
Free Shipping. Big Agnes Scout Plus UL2 Tent FEATURES of the Big Agnes Scout Plus UL2 Tent Single wall tents with full eve and rear vent system, to keep air circulating Storage bins built in at head of tent Features one door and one vestibule Reflective guylines and webbing at tent corners and suggested anchor points Silicone treated nylon rip-stop with 1200mm waterproof polyurethane coating Vents are polyester mesh All seams taped with waterproof, solvent-free polyurethane tape (No PVC or VOC's) Trekking pole system (Not Included) Requires 2 trekking poles Super Scout includes 1 pole for the foot area set-up 15 Superlight aluminum J stakes 2 interior storage bins Gear loft loops included Footprint sold separately Fit Triangle gear loft sold separately SPECIFICATIONS of the Big Agnes Scout Plus UL2 Tent Capacity: 2 person Trail Weight: 1 lb 14 oz / 850 g Packed Weight: 2 lbs 5 oz / 1.04 g Packed Dimension: 6.5 x 13in. / 17 x 34 cm Floor Area: 2.7 square meter / 29 square feet Floor Length: 86in. / 218 cm Floor Width: 54 - 42in. / 137 - 107 cm Head Height: 45in. / 114 cm Foot Height: 33in. / 84 cm Vestibule Area: 1.3 square meter / 14 square feet
The ultralight, 3-season, 2-person, single-wall Scout Plus UL2 tent uses your trekking poles (not included) to set up. Carry less than a pound per person for a waterproof shelter and vestibule.
The Scout Plus UL 2 tent from Big Agnes is your ultra light backcountry solution. Setup consists of 2 trekking poles (not included) and multiple guylines (with a reflective material so you don't get tangled up.) The silicone waterproof coating keeps you dry while the eaves keep the rain-water away from the floor of your tent. One vent under each eave keeps the air fresh. One step above the Scout UL 2, The Scout Plus UL2 features a vestibule, allowing you to save space in your tent.
The Big Agnes Scout Plus 2 is a new-school version of your old-school A-frame wall tent or tarp. This single-wall tent uses your trekking poles for support and sets up in no time. With ample floor space and minimal weight, this is an ultralight shelter you will love. BA designed the Scout with enough vents along the base of the tent for ventilation and eves that pull away for more protection from the elements. Don't forget to read up on your wilderness skills before setting out!
- Mountain Gear