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It sets up easily, like a tarp, but it does more than protect you from the rain. the Nemo Bugout 12x12 Screenroom creates an inviting bug-free zone for corralling kids and pets, and relaxing over food and drink.

- Mountain Gear

This straightforward shelter consists of a well-designed tarp and mesh walls. The mesh walls stow securely away or easily drop down for coverage, offering instant no-see-um protection.


While some might beg to differ, there's nothing quite as gnarly as sucking down a mosquito along with a big gulp of coffee. Thankfully, the Nemo Equipment Inc Bugout Tarp eliminates the off chance of you noshing on one of those unanticipated protein snacks with its bug-free construction. As its name indicates, the Bugout sets up like a tarp but is equipped with 360 degree protection while the ripstop roof is fashioned with a polyurethane coating, in turn making it a convenient shelter from precipitation.


If the bugs are the thing that bugs you most, this NEMO 9x9 Bugout Shelter is going to be your new best friend, creating a virtual living room with screened sides to keep the critters out. NEMO Equipment Bugouts are a new kind of shelter. They're really tarps with walls. They're very simple to use, you just tie them between trees or support them with poles just like any other tarp. But the difference is, the mesh walls make a relaxing flying-insect-free haven for enjoying life in camp. Set up the Bugout over a picnic table, along a river's edge, in the jungle, between two Land Rovers on a safari, or wherever you need a bug-free zone, some shade, or protection from the rain. Bugouts also work brilliantly with hammocks. All Bugouts have two doors that allow you to pass your hammock ropes through and still zip them shut. Whether enjoying a big campsite meal with friends and family, or a quiet night of solitude in your hammock, it's even more fun and relaxing when you don't have to fret the bugs. Capacity: 4P+. Minimum Weight: 4 lbs, 5 oz / 2.0 kg. Trail Weight: 5 lbs, 6 oz / 2.4 kg. Floor Dimensions: 108 x 108 in / 274 x 274 cm. Floor Area: 72 in / 183 cm. Interior Height: 72 in / 183 cm. Number of Doors: 2. Packed Size: 16 x 8 in dia / 41 x 20 cm dia. Canopy Fabric: 75D PU Polyester Ripstop. Available Color(s): Birch Leaf Green

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

The Bugout is a new category of shelters from Nemo. This efficient shelters consist of a well designed tarp and mesh walls that can either be stowed or dropped to offer protection from all those flying, crawling, friendly, bugs! String the tarp between trees, paddles or your trekking poles. Don't have any of those handy? Use Nemo adjustable height poles.The Bugout Elite is perfect for backpacking and the larger sizes are great for car camping or anywhere you need a quick and easy shelter. Each item includes: Drawstring stuff sack, stakes, guy-out cord, and a repair kit. Bugout Elite 7X7 Bugout 9X9 Bugout 12X12 Capacity 2 4 6 Minimum Weight 1 lb 15 oz / 900 g 4 lb 5 oz / 2.0kg 6lb 8 oz / 3.0 kg Wall Fabric DWR Mesh DWR Mesh DWR Mesh Tarp Fabric 20D PU Nylon 75D PU Nylon 75D PU Nylon Interior Height 72 in / 183cm 72 in / 183cm 84 in / 213cm Floor Area 49 sq ft / 4.6 sq m 81 sq ft / 7.5 sq m 144 sq ft / 13.4 sq m

- Mountains Plus

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