Black Diamond Mega Bug

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I've been a Megamid fan for years, however it always…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Design: tarp
Sleeps: 4
Ease of Setup: very easy
Weight: 5 lbs.
Price Paid: $165

I've been a Megamid fan for years, however it always lacked insect protection. This summer three of us used the Megamid and Mega Bug in the Uinta Mountains of Utah for a week. The Mega Bug was the hit of the trip. It sets up and takes down very easy and provides plenty of room. We often refer to the Megamid/Mega Bug as the "condo" or the "party tent". Why take anything else?

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Manufacturer's Description

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Black Diamond Mega Bug ShelterDuring outdoor activities such as camping and trekking it is essential to ensure that you will be free from bugs and feel comfortable. With the Black Diamond Mega Bug Shelter, a mesh canopy and nylon floor will beat the bugs and keep you off the ground. This shelter can be used in dry, river, and beach settings so you can enjoy whatever type of adventure you may desire to explore. Also, this can accommodate 4 persons, because of its spacious interior. The Mega Bug Shelter can be set up easily using the enclosed stakes and aluminum pole or with one of your trekking poles. A large zippered door provides quick and convenient access. The Black Diamond Mega Bug Shelter can be used with Mega Light (sold separately) for three-season adaptability. Hurry! Purchase it now and enjoy a relaxing and experience the best comfort you ve never had in your outdoor activities.

- SunnySports

Bathtub floor and bug netting for added protection with the Mega Light. 4-person netting and floor can stand alone in dry/river/beach setting Aluminum pole included 70d nylon Capacity : 4 Doors : 1 Minimum Weight : 1.54 kg, 3 lb 6 oz Average Packed Weight : 1.68 kg, 3 lb 11 oz Dimensions : 218 x 218 x 145 cm, 86 x 86 x 57 in Outside Height : 170 cm, 66 in Usable Height : 145 cm, 57 in Usable Floor Space : 4.7 m^2, 50.7 sq ft Packed Size : 15 x 28 cm, 6 x 11 in

- Mountains Plus

New this season, the Black Diamond Mega Bug uses protective mesh on its walls with a waterproof floor. This enclosed floor and bug netting provides protection from the critters of the world on river outings, desert trips or in any dry environment. Can be used alone or in combination with the Black Diamond Mega Light or Megamid. Aluminum pole included.


Add a bathtub floor and bug netting protection with the Black Diamond Mega Bug. It fits inside your Mega Shelter adding a waterproof floor, or pitches on its own on starry nights when the only worry is hungry insects. 4-person capacity with floor and one mesh door Includes single aluminum pole necessary for set up, or save weights and use your adjustable trekking pole Couple with the Black Diamond Megamid shelter (rain fly) for waterproof protection Bathtub-style sides and floor keep water out Taped seams and polyurethane-coated floor ensures watertight protection when used with Betamid or Beta Light shelter Includes aluminum pole and stuff sack

- OMCgear