Sierra Designs Meteor Light 4


Trail Weight 10 lb 15 oz / 4.96 kg
Packed Weight 11 lb 11 oz / 5.30 kg
Interior Area 60 sq ft / 5.58 sq m
Vestibule Area 12.5 + 12.5 sq ft / 1.16 + 1.16 sq m
Peak Height 64 in / 163 cm
Packed Length 26 in
Packed Diameter 7 in
Capacity 4
Season 3
Number of Doors 2
Number of Poles 3
Pole Diameter 14.5 / 13.0 mm
Pole Type DAC DA-17
Floor Material 70D Nylon, 3000 mm
Body Material 68D Dye Free Polyester
Fly Material 75D Polyester, 1500 mm



Easy setup, storm proof. Great summer tent, but not…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new


Easy setup, storm proof. Great summer tent, but not so a 3-seasons tent.


  • Easy setup
  • Waterproofness
  • Light for a 4-person tent
  • Ventilation.


  • Need at least 4 more pegs
  • Small vestibules
  • Too much ventilation for a 3-season tent???

Could set up the tent by myself if I wanted to. Great stability and storm proof. Ventilation is ideal for a summer tent, not so for a 3-season. Lots of inside pockets for girlfriend stuff, but the door vestibules are a bit small for the tent size.

Encounter freezing temp and lots of rain during mid April 2013 in the Gunks. Tent is a little ventilated, get a warm bag if you intent extent summer.

Unfortunately, on setup we observed a pinhole in a corner of the tent???

Great for 3 persons, but a little tiny for 4. Otherwise great tent. Design could be upgrade to a convertable tent (3+ seasons, with zipper panels).

Sierra Designs Meteor Light 4


The Sierra Designs Meteor Light 4 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen September 23, 2016 at REI.

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