Minimum weight 4 lb 9 oz
Packed weight 5 lb 4 oz
Dimensions 88 x 54 x 43 in
Floor area 33.3 sq ft
Vestibule area 7.2 sq ft
Packed size 8 x 24 in



Very affordable three-season tent with good durability…

Rating: rated 4.5 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $50 on sale 50% off


Very affordable three-season tent with good durability and easy setup.


  • Price
  • Quality
  • Ease of setup/breakdown
  • Color coded fly buckles


  • Tent poles are starting to bend at metal connectors

This is a great three-season tent for those who don't have a fortune to spend. This tent is made by Kelty exclusively for Dick's Sports and runs around $110. I have used it for about 25 night of camping in all weather and never had a leak.

Setup and takedown time is quick and easy. I've had no trouble setting up or breaking down in the dark. It has color coded fly buckle so you get it right the first time.

Kelty Tempest 2

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