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December 8, 2023 •iSportsman Staff
With prime camping season just around the corner, it’s time to make sure your gear can withstand another season. And if it’s time to upgrade, ALPS Mountaineering has you covered. Introducing the Hex 2 two-piece tent system that utilized two trekking poles (not included) and guy lines for support. More lightweight than other backpacking tent options, the Hex 2 is made of 20D 380T nylon ripstop with 2000mm silicone/pu coating. The fly can resist UV damage and remain taught when in use. Dual vestibules adjacent to both tent doors provide ample storage room for gear that is easily accessible, and pop-out vents assist in air flow and stabilization in rough weather conditions. With a minimum weight of 3lbs, hiking, camping and backpacking just got a whole lot easier with the Hex 2.
When it comes to backpacking and camping, the choice of your shelter is critical. Enter the ALPS Mountaineering HEX 2 Backpacking Tent – a compact yet spacious and highly functional tent that has been winning hearts in the outdoor community.
Measuring 7.5 feet by 4.4 feet and offering a peak height of 3.6 feet, the HEX 2 provides ample space for two adventurers while remaining lightweight, weighing in at just 5 pounds. This tent’s ingenious design incorporates a unique hexagonal shape, allowing for a sturdy and roomy interior with an easy setup process.
With a durable 75D 185T polyester fly and floor material, the HEX 2 can withstand the rigors of the great outdoors. Its free-standing design means you can set it up on various terrains, from rocky mountainsides to soft meadows, and it’s quick and easy to assemble thanks to the shock-corded fiberglass poles.
Ventilation is key for a comfortable camping experience, and the HEX 2 excels in this department. With two large mesh windows and two doors, you can enjoy excellent airflow to prevent condensation and keep you cool on warm nights. The rainfly is full-coverage and weatherproof, ensuring you stay dry during unexpected downpours.
With convenience features like storage pockets and gear loft loops, the ALPS Mountaineering HEX 2 Backpacking Tent is very practical. Whether you’re embarking on a weekend adventure or an extended backcountry expedition, this tent will be your reliable and cozy home away from home. Upgrade your outdoor experience with the HEX 2, and you’ll discover why it’s a favorite among backpackers and campers alike.