MSR Hubba NX

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The MSR Hubba NX 1-Person 3-Season Tent makes it easy to escape the daily grind without having to coordinate schedules or sacrifice valuable time on the trail to the whims of others. A The weight, a mere 2lb 7oz when you've got it all, keeps this tent super-light in your pack. Multiple mesh windows and an innovative fly design give this tent better cross-ventilation than your permanent residence. Unique use of materials helps minimize the weight since you're not sharing the load with a backpacking pal. The bathtub floor uses strong but light 30D ripstop nylon to stand guard against intrusive rocks or tricky twigs. The combination of DWR and 3000mm Durashield polyurethane coating resists entreaties by incoming water so you and your sleeping bag stay dry from the bottom up. A clever blend of mesh and ripstop nylon lets fresh air flow through the body of the tent while giving you the privacy for a full-body tick check. The nylon ripstop rainfly is bathed in a 1200mm Durashield polyurethane and silicone coating to save you from a night of steady showers. New to the Hubba NX this year is a vestibule with a side-zip opening. By moving the zipper from the center of the vestibule to the side, you now have a protected entrance to your on-the-go home. A rain gutter channels water away from the zipper and the entrance to prevent drips from turning into sleeping-pad-soaking puddles. You can roll up the bottom edge of the vestibule, guy it out, and enjoy an evening breeze free of bugs or rain--all while still being able to get in and out of the tent without requiring acrobatic maneuvering. Be it a lone foray into the high country for a weekend free of horns and sirens or a group hike with your trail maintenance club, enjoy sweet dreams in this lightweight, single-sleeper tent.


Bring this ultralight, freestanding tent on your solo forays into the wild and enjoy livable space in a dependable, easy and comfortable 3-season shelter for 1.


MSR's lightest and best-selling freestanding solo tent, the Hubba NX returns with a 6 oz improvement from 2013 - an impressive feat for a sub 3 pound tent. The MSR Hubba NX features premium fabric and a performance design ready for everything from bike touring to thru-hikes through rain, snow and bugs.-- Complementary Footprint-- Unique pole configuration provides maximum interior space for a little extra breathing room and a large vestibule for storing gear-- Large StayDry(TM) door with built-in rain gutter and adaptable, cross-ventilating rainfly-- All-in-one hub-and-swivel pole design is stronger than ever and quick to pitch-- Mesh canopy and adjustable 'kickstand' vent rain-fly provide maximum airflow and ventilation-- DurashieldA(R) coated bathtub style floor offers protection from torrential downpours-- Durable high-tenacity nylon fabrics and reinforced Infinity bar tacks and lap-felled seams are built with durability in mind-- Unified hub-and-pole system with color-coded stake out loops and clip webbing for fast and easy setup-- Freestanding design with optional footprint allows it to be used with the fly and poles for ultimate weight savings-- Includes compression stuff sack with side entry for quick, hassle-free packing, stakes and lightweight reflective guylines

- OMCgear

The MSR Hubba NX is a classic lightweight 1 person backpacking tent. It is spacious and easy to set up. Ultralight materials like a ripstop sil-nylon fly, DAC FeatherLite SL aluminum poles and super light Hubs make the Hubba roomy for 1 but very light. 2 hubs join all the poles to make a single pole set that attaches to the tent in seconds via post and grommet and clips. The clips combine with a mostly no see um mesh body to provide great ventilation and stargazing opportunities. The door is designed so that even in pouring rain the tent interior will stay dry as you move in or out of the tent. At under 3 lbs. the Hubba is very light and even has a large vestibule for stowing excess gear and wet boots. It is also versatile as it can be set up with a fly only pitch with or without the optional nylon ground cloth. This tent is a favorite with long distance hikers.Sleeps 1Factory Sealed fly and floor seamsFull Coverage Fly is silicone impregnated ripstop nylon with a urethane coating for superior protection and strength. It incorporates a Durashield coating that prevents hydrolysis in hot, wet or steamy conditions1 door 1 vestibule for excess or wet Gear Storage - 9 sq. ft.Shockcorded Hubbed Aluminum DAC FeatherLite NSL poles - light, strong and durable and easy and fast to useAll clip assembly is fast to set up or take downColor Coded set up is fastBathtub floor keeps seams off the groundMesh body & Roof increases ventilation and comfort and adds stargazing into the pictureInner Mesh Storage PocketsDAC NSL aluminum poles, have a floating connector to save weight and add strength and have the best strength to weight ratio of any poles.Freestanding design is very simple to set upStraighter walls than most tents for more usable space in the tentFast & Light Weight - 1 lbs. 10 oz.* - *does not include FP weight - Fast & Light - set up with poles and Fly only for super light shelter (no bug protection) - add optional fitted fabric footprint for a floor in this configurationExternal Guy Out Loops - keep the tent stable in windRainfly extends past the tent so the vestibule can be opened for venting and water won't drip in the tentReflective material at guy points help to see the tent at night or in low lightOptional Gear Shed Vestibule available - 26.5 sq. ft. - stow excess or wet gear - attaches to the door side of the tentAll carry bags, stakes includedImport

- Campmor

Redesigned for 2014 Now a full 17 kg 6 oz lighter the bestselling freestanding MSR Hubba NX tent has been reinvented as the most livable ultralight solo backpacking tent available Expertly engineered for 3season camping the lightweight compact tent wont slow you down whether youre striking out early to earn solo views along a popular route or finding your stride on a 10day trek into the Alaskan wilderness The tents optimized symmetrical geometry and nontapered floor maximize spacebecause you didnt head out into the backcountry to feel constrainedwhile other precisionengineered features from the StayDry door to the adaptable crossventilating rainfly make the tent so livable you wont want to come homeUltralight Minimum weight is 112 kg 2 lb 7 oz two Fast Light options from 73 kg 1 lb 10 ozMaximum Space Head and elbow room throughout tent large side entry vestibule to store gearLivable Large StayDry door with builtin rain gutter adaptable crossventilating rainflyEasy Setup Packing Unified hubandpole system with colorcoded clips ultracompact compression stuff sackOptimized symmetrical geometry and nontapered floorLarge easyentry Dshaped StayDry door and vestibuleSide entry zipper orientationRainfly kickstand ventAdjustable rainfly rollup vestibule stargazer viewLight gray rainfly color neutral lightAdjustable integrated stakeout loopsLightweight reflective guyoutsDurable hightenacity nylon fabricsReinforced Infinity bar tacks and lapfelled seamsDurashieldcoated rainfly and bathtubstyle floorCompression stuff sack with pull handle