Kelty Zenith 2
Great tent on a budget. Took this bad boy out during…
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: ~$70
Great tent on a budget.
- Fiberglass poles
Took this bad boy out during the rain with my fiance. Held up well, just got a bit condensed. Blame that more on the rain than anything else. If I could get aluminum poles, this tent would be almost exactly the same as the Salida 2, which is supposed to be great.
You can get this tent pretty taut, and is super easy to set up; alone it takes me about 6 mins from pitch to guy lines. Packs down decent, though not as small as more expensive tents, and the same goes for weight. Vestibule has ample space for two packs and boots. Internal space is tight if you are not cozy with your partner, but a great tent for couples, or dad and scout.
I enjoy many more nights in this tent, in all weather conditions.
Here's what other sites are saying:
CLOSEOUTS . Kelty's Zenith tent is an excellent value, with waterproof factory-taped seams, a mesh ceiling and wall panels for ventilation, and color-coded clips for effortless set up. Available Colors: GREEN/WHITE.
- Sierra Trading Post
The Kelty Zenith 2 Person Tent features a sturdy X-frame construction, four-sided mesh for optimal ventilation and a large C-framed door for easy access. The waterproof seams and full-cover rain fly come standard, with an enlarged vestibule to keep you and your gear safe and dry from whatever Mother Nature throws at you. This tent also features color-coded clip construction for easy set up, noiseless zipper pulls, quick-release fly tent buckles and multiple guy-out points.