Big Agnes Slater UL2+
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Features: Single door and vestibule. Door has two closing options: Zip up mesh door only for ventilation or zip up the polyester layer for full protection. Storm flaps on vestibule zipper. 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 rip-stop and polyester mesh vent All seams taped with waterproof, solvent-free polyurethane tape (No PVC or VOC's) DAC Featherlite NSL pole system with press fit connectors and lightweight hubs DAC Twist Clips attach tent body to pole frame 11 Superlight aluminum J stakes Three interior mesh pockets Gear Loft loops included. Fits Triangle gear loft sold separately $22 Fast Fly setup available. Note: We list several weights for our tents to aid your product research. Trail weight refers to poles, fly and tent body. Packed weight includes poles, fly, tent body, stakes, guy lines, stuff sacks, instructions, and packaging. Fast Fly weight refers to the poles, tent fly and accessory Fast Fly footprint. Slater UL2+ Trail Weight 2lb 9oz Packed Weight 2lb 15oz Footprint Weight 6oz Fast Fly Weight 1lb 14oz Packed Size 5" x 19" Floor Area 37sq ft Vestibule Area 8sq ft Head Height 40" Foot Height 26
- Mountains Plus
The Big Agnes Slater UL2+ tent gets its inspiration from the Fly Creek UL tents. The Slater is light and fast like the Fly Creek, but comes with extra floor space and less mesh in the canopy. Extra space comes at little cost in terms of weight, and the lightweight, breathable ripstop nylon walls offer an extra bit of warmth, privacy and protection. 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. Color-coded pole ends, webbing and buckles make setting up the Big Agnes Slater UL2+ effortless. Woven nylon mesh in upper tent provides ventilation; ripstop nylon walls are especially effective at keeping the sand and wind out of the tent when you head to the desert. Rainfly and seamless floor are polyurethane- and silicone-coated high-tenacity ripstop nylon; seams are taped with waterproof, solvent-free polyurethane tape. Stormflap over vestibule zipper prevents water drips. Fly vent improves ventilation to reduce condensation; reflective guyout and reflective webbing on tent corners increase visibility at night. Includes interior mesh pockets and gear loft loops for storage; 11 superlight aluminum stakes and stuff sacks also included. For a lightweight setup during nice weather leave tent body behind; use the rainfly and footprint (sold separately) with the poles and stakes.
Reduce weight and save energy while you backpack deep into the backcountry with the Big Agnes Slater UL 2 Plus 2-Person 3-Season Tent. This tent weighs in at less than three pounds, offers superb protection from the elements, and is easy to set up when you arrive at your campsite after a long trek.
New for 2013, the Slater UL 2+ Tent from Big Agnes mimics the Fly Creek keeping you light and fast, but comes with some extra floor space. Ideal for stretching out, stashing gear or providing shelter for a canine companion, the Slater series is perfect for the minimalist backpacker on the go. Breathable nylon side walls provide extra warmth and weather protection while giving you some privacy, if you find yourself surrounded in the backcountry. This free standing, lightweight shelter is perfect for anyone looking to move fast on the trail and not waste time setting up camp.
- Mountain Gear