Sierra Designs Flashlight 1

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It's surprising how comfortable the Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent is considering how light it is. The designers at Sierra Designs blended single-wall and double-wall constructions--which they call hybrid construction--in order to give you a tent that's as light as a single-wall tent but still weather-protective like a double-wall tent. This unique design helps you set this tent up quickly in bad weather, and it gives this tent more space than conventional solo tents without any added weight. In fact, this tent has an eight-inch awning that gives you a dry space to cook comfortably in poor conditions, and the drop door has a large opening so you can enjoy the view from the comfort of your own sleeping bag. The gear closets store your gear on the sides of the tent (away from the door) so you don't have to climb over your shoes and pack each time you get in and out. Sierra Designs built the floor out of ripstop for durability, the fly out of polyester taffeta to keep it light, and the body out of no-see-um mesh for ventilation. Not only do the walls provide a lot of ventilation, but a tunnel between the end of the tent (where your feet are) and the door maximizes airflow in order to keep you cool while you sleep on a warm summer's night. This non-freestanding tent comes with a superlight DAC Pressfit pole and two vertical poles that you can replace with your trekking poles if you want to shave six ounces off your load.


The 3-season Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 tent is a solo backpacking tent for outdoor adventurers who believe that comfort and simplicity shouldn't be mutually exclusive.


Proudly non-freestanding, and worthy of its legendary name the Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent is the ultimate backpacking tent for those who believe that comfort and lightweight should go hand in hand.


Free Shipping. Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent FEATURES of the Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent Large drop doors: Non-confining, open, airy feel. Easy entry and exit 8in. awning coverage: Provides dry entry and exit. Delivers sun protection and allows for door/window to remain open during a storm Hybrid double/single wall: Reduces weight and provides quick, dry set up, even in the rain SPECIFICATIONS of the Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent Season: 3-season Capacity: 1-person Minimum Weight: 2 lbs 9 oz Packaged Weight: 2 lbs 15 oz Floor Area: 18.8 square feet Gear Closet: 7.5 square feet Number of Closet: 1 Awning Overhang: 12in. Awning Height: 33in. Interior Peak Height: 46in. Packed Dimension: (L x D): 11.5in. x 6in. Number of Door: 1 Number of Pole: 3 Pole Weight: 5.5/6 oz Number of Stake: 8 Number of Guy Line: 2 Pole: DAC Pressfit Fly Fabric: 75D Polyester Taffeta Floor Fabric: 70D Nylon Taffeta Body Fabric: 20D Nylon No-See-Um Mesh

- Moosejaw

Built for solo backpackers who believe comfort and lightweight shouldn't be mutually exclusive, the Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent provides three-season, non-freestanding backcountry performance.. . . Hybrid construction blends the best qualities of single-wall and double-wall tents, creating a lightweight, weather-proof shelter. Can be set up with trekking poles (not included) instead of main poles to further reduce weight - tent pole at the end of the rain fly is still required. Large drop door for easy entry/exit and open, airy feel. 6 in. awning over door helps keep the sun out and allows the door to remain open during a storm. Gear closet lets gear be stored away from the door. Easy to set up with only six stakeout points; eliminates "restaking" commonly associated with tarp tents and trekking pole shelters