Lightweight Backpacking Tents at Backcountry Edge

Big Agnes Fishhook UL 2 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Another trailblazing offering from Big Agnes, the Fishhook UL 2 is a “zipperless” 3-season backpacking tent. By utilizing clips instead of zippers, the Fishhook UL 2 eliminates a common failure point while also saving on weight.

Big Agnes
Fishhook UL 2

  • 2-Person
  • Innovative "zipperless" backpacking tent
  • Price: $399.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
MSR Nook 2-Person 3-Season Camping Tent

With a minimal weight of 3 pounds 2 ounces, the MSR Nook 3-season tent combines weight savings with space enough to shelter one or two campers. The Nook is designed for lightweight, backcountry travel.

MSR
Nook

  • 2 Person
  • Lightweight 3-season backpacking tent
  • Rating:
  • Price: $399.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Super Scout UL 2  3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! The lightweight and versatile Big Agnes Super Scout UL 2 is a trekking pole (NOTE: poles not included) pitched tent built especially for backpackers. A massive front vestibule provides a wealth of external storage space.

Big Agnes
Super Scout UL 2

  • 2-Person
  • Ultra-lightweight trekking pole shelter
  • Price: $399.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Trail Bivy

New for 2014! Featuring an oversize mummy cut, the Kelty Trail Bivy provides backpackers with a secure, waterproof sleeping shelter that has space for a bag and pad plus a bit of extra wiggle-room.

Kelty
Trail Bivy

  • 1-Person
  • Lightweight, trail-worthy bivy
  • Price: $89.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountain Hardwear SuperMega UL 1 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Catering to fast and light solo backcountry travelers, thru-hikers and touring cyclists, the Mountain Hardwear SuperMega UL 1 backpacking tent offers freestanding geometry and full weather protection for one in a 1 pound, 12 ounce package.

Mountain Hardwear
SuperMega UL 1

  • 1-Person
  • Ultralight backpacking tent
  • Price: $350.00
  • Free shipping plus free returns
MSR Carbon Reflex 3 3-Season Backpacking Tent

With carbon fiber poles, lightweight fabrics and a unique pole configuration, the MSR Carbon Reflex 3 three-season backpacking tent's trail weight is a mere 4 lbs 3 oz!

MSR
Carbon Reflex 3

  • 3-person
  • Ultralight 3-season backpacking tent
  • Rating:
  • Price: $649.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Exped Mira 1 3-Season Backpacking Tent

With its 3-pole design and lightweight materials, the Exped Mira I is an excellent 3-season backpacking tent. A spacious interior and functional exterior storage space combine to make the Mira I an extremely livable backcountry shelter.

Exped
Mira 1

  • 1-Person
  • Lightweight and roomy
  • Price: $328.99
  • Free shipping plus free returns
MSR Carbon Reflex 2 3-Season Backpacking Tent

With carbon fiber poles, lightweight fabrics and a unique pole configuration, the Carbon Reflex 2 tent weighs in at just 3 pounds and delivers reliable 3-season performance. Dual doors and vestibules increase livability.

MSR
Carbon Reflex 2

  • 2-Person
  • Ultra-light 3-season backpacking tent
  • Price: $499.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Marmot Eclipse 2P 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Catering to backcountry travelers seeking a lightweight, affordable shelter and decent interior space, the Marmot Eclipse 2P backpacking tent offers freestanding, full weather protection for two and weighs in at 4 pounds!

Marmot
Eclipse 2P

  • 2 Person
  • Excellent balance of weight and space
  • Price: $368.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Marmot Aura 2P  3-Season Backpacking Tent

Lightweight design and maximum breathability make the Marmot Aura 2P backpacking tent a perfect option for 3-season backpacking. An innovative pole design maximizes interior space while keeping packed weight to just over 4 pounds.

Marmot
Aura 2P

  • 2 Person
  • Excellent balance of weight and space
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $358.95
    $259.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Jack Rabbit SL 2 (2013) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

The Jack Rabbit SL 2 tent is an excellent balance of weight, livability, durability and affordability. This combination makes the Jack Rabbit SL 2 a great option for 3-season backpacking or camping.

Big Agnes
Jack Rabbit SL 2 (2013)

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight, freestanding 3-season tent
  • Reg. Price: $299.95
    $219.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Jack Rabbit SL 2 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Updated for 2014! The Big Agnes Jack Rabbit SL 2 tent is an excellent balance of weight, livability, durability and affordability. This combination makes the Jack Rabbit SL 2 a great option for 3-season backpacking or camping.

Big Agnes
Jack Rabbit SL 2 (2014)

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight, freestanding 3-season tent
  • Price: $299.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
NEMO Switch 1P 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! The lightweight and versatile NEMO Switch 1P tent can serve as a solo backpacking ground shelter, a bug net on safari or even as a protected sleeping enclosure on top of a cot (not included).

NEMO
Switch 1P

  • 1-Person
  • Unique cot-friendly tent
  • Price: $299.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Wyoming Trail SL 2 3-Season Backpacking Tent

A unique offering for backpackers or bike tourers who need shelter, privacy and storage, the Wyoming Trail 2 SL 2 tent has sleeping quarters and a huge, garage-style vestibule to protect gear from the elements.

Big Agnes
Wyoming Trail SL 2

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight tent with oversized vestibule
  • Price: $499.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Lone Spring 3 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Offering reliable performance at a budget-friendly price, the Big Agnes Lone Spring 2 is ideal for 3-season use. The Lone Spring 2 boasts durable construction and livable features like interior mesh pockets, a large door and a vestibule.

Big Agnes
Lone Spring 3

  • 3-Person
  • Versatile, affordable freestanding 3-season tent
  • Price: $269.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Grand Mesa 2 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Priced to appeal to cost-conscious backpackers and campers, the solid and functional Kelty Grand Mesa 2 tent provides reliable 3-season performance at an affordable price.

Kelty
Grand Mesa 2

  • 2 Person
  • Economical no-frills performace
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $149.94
    $119.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Grand Mesa 4 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Priced to appeal to cost-conscious backpackers and campers, the solid and functional Kelty Grand Mesa 4 tent provides reliable 3-season performance at an affordable price.

Kelty
Grand Mesa 4

  • 4 Person
  • Economical no-frills performace
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $239.94
    $192.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 3 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Updated for 2014! The award-winning Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 3 backpacking tent boasts an impressive interior space-to-weight ratio. The balance of weight and performance is sure to appeal to ounce-counters who still appreciate comfort.

Big Agnes
Copper Spur UL 3 (2014)

  • 3-Person
  • Lightweight, livable backpacking tent
  • Reg. Price: $499.95
    $399.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 1 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Updated for 2014! The innovative, freestanding Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 1 is an ultra-light enthusiast's dream. Streamlined to cut unnecessary weight, the Fly Creek UL 1 delivers surprising livability at a trail weight of just 1 pound, 10 ounces!

Big Agnes
Fly Creek UL 1 (2014)

  • 1-Person
  • Ultra-lightweight 3-season backpacking tent
  • Reg. Price: $329.95
    $259.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Kelty TN3  3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! Designed to work with Kelty’s TraiLogic gear collection, the TN3 backpacking tent delivers innovative 3-season performance in a compact and lightweight 3-person package that sets up and breaks down quickly and easily.

Kelty
TN3

  • 3-Person
  • Innovative, livable backpacking tent
  • Rating:
  • Price: $299.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Kelty TN2 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! Designed to work with Kelty’s TraiLogic gear collection, the TN2 backpacking tent delivers innovative 3-season performance in a compact and lightweight 2-person package that sets up and breaks down quickly and easily.

Kelty
TN2

  • 2-Person
  • Innovative, livable backpacking tent
  • Rating:
  • Price: $249.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Lightning 2 UL  3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! The freestanding Sierra Designs Lightning 2 UL is an lightweight, roomy 2-person tent that’s simple to set up and take down. One massive single drop door and dual gear closets help to maximize backcountry livability while saving ounces.

Sierra Designs
Lightning 2 UL

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight, spacious backpacking tent
  • Price: $359.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 4 (2013) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

The award-winning, 3-season Copper Spur UL 4 tent boasts an impressive interior space-to-weight ratio. The balance of weight and performance is ideal for ounce-counting backpackers who don't want to skimp entirely on livability.

Big Agnes
Copper Spur UL 4 (2013)

  • 4-Person
  • Lightweight, livable backpacking tent
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $599.94
    $435.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Marmot Stormlight 3P 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! With its roomy interior, two large doors and good ventilation, the Marmot Stormlight 3P tent is a durable, lightweight 3-season shelter offering a great mix of features for value-minded backpackers and campers.

Marmot
Stormlight 3P

  • 3-Person
  • Ultra-durable backpacking tent
  • Price: $348.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Big Agnes Seedhouse SL 1 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Updated for 2014! With a packed weight of less than 3 pounds, the Big Agnes Seedhouse SL 1 is a lightweight favorite. The shape of the tent provides more usable interior volume than most other one-person tents, making it ideal for solo backpackers.

Big Agnes
Seedhouse SL 1 (2014)

  • 1-Person
  • Classic Big Agnes backpacking tent
  • Price: $279.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Big Agnes Fly Creek 2 Platinum (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Updated for 2014! Built especially for backpackers determined to have the lightest freestanding shelter possible, the Big Agnes Fly Creek 2 Platinum tent weighs in at just 1 pound, 9 ounces!

Big Agnes
Fly Creek 2 Platinum (2014)

  • 2-Person
  • Ultra-lightweight backpacking tent
  • Price: $549.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Flash 3 UL 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! Quickly providing ventilated refuge, the Sierra Designs Flash 3 UL tent is roomy and freestanding, yet ultra-lightweight. Two doors and two gear closets supply easy access and storage, while steep walls give an open feel on the interior.

Sierra Designs
Flash 3 UL

  • 3-Person
  • Lightweight, innovative backpacking tent
  • Price: $499.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Kelty Outfitter Pro 4 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Built to deliver maximum durability, the Kelty Outfitter Pro 4 is an ideal choice for anyone spending many nights outdoors in varying conditions. Sturdy construction ensures reliable 3-season backpacking performance.

Kelty
Outfitter Pro 4

  • 4-Person
  • Clean, durable, field-repairable design
  • Price: $359.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Flash 3 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Updated for 2014! Quickly providing ventilated refuge, the Sierra Designs Flash 3 tent is lightweight, roomy and freestanding. Two doors and two gear closets supply easy access and storage, while steep walls give an open feel on the interior.

Sierra Designs
Flash 3 (2014)

  • 3-Person
  • Innovative backpacking tent
  • Price: $399.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Flash 2 UL 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! Quickly providing ventilated refuge, the Sierra Designs Flash 2 UL tent is roomy and freestanding, yet ultra-lightweight. Two doors and two gear closets supply easy access and storage, while steep walls give an open feel on the interior.

Sierra Designs
Flash 2 UL

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight, innovative backpacking tent
  • Price: $399.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Kelty Gunnison 2.2  3-Season Backpacking Tent

The Kelty Gunnison 2.2 backpacking tent offers an excellent set of features at an affordable price. With 2 doors, 2 vestibules and internal storage features, the Gunnison 2.2 is a whole lot of tent for the money you'll spend.

Kelty
Gunnison 2.2

  • 2-Person
  • Classic Kelty backpacking tent
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $219.94
    $172.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Lightning 2 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! The freestanding Sierra Designs Lightning 2 is a roomy 2-person tent that’s simple to set up and take down. One massive single drop door and dual gear closets help to maximize backcountry livability while saving ounces.

Sierra Designs
Lightning 2 (2014)

  • 2-Person
  • Spacious, livable backpacking tent
  • Rating:
  • Price: $259.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
MSR Hubba Hubba NX (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! The MSR Hubba Hubba NX is the lighter weight next generation of MSR's highly acclaimed Hubba Hubba tent. Designed for two backpackers, the freestanding Hubba Hubba NX weighs 3 pounds, 7 ounces.

MSR
Hubba Hubba NX (2014)

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight, livable backpacking tent
  • Price: $389.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Flashlight 2  3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! A reimagining of a backcountry classic, the Sierra Designs Flashlight 2 tent is a feature-rich, non-freestanding option for solo backpackers looking to balance weight and comfort.

Sierra Designs
Flashlight 2

  • 2-Person
  • Update to a backpacking classic
  • Rating:
  • Price: $259.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Mountainsmith Morrison 3 w/ Footprint 3-Season Tent

With dual doors, a roomy interior and watertight construction, the Mountainsmith Morrison 3 tent is a reliable and affordable choice for 3-season camping or backpacking. The tent delivers excellent value at a budget-friendly price.

Mountainsmith
Morrison 3 w/ Footprint

  • 3-Person
  • Affordable 3-season performance
  • Reg. Price: $228.94
    $160.97
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Mountainsmith Genesee 4 3-Season Backpacking/Camping Tent

With dual doors, a roomy interior of 56 square feet and watertight construction, the budget-friendly Mountainsmith Genesee 4 tent is an excellent choice for 3-season camping.

Mountainsmith
Genesee 4

  • 4 person
  • Affordable 3-Season flexability
  • Rating:
  • Price: $199.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Flashlight 2 UL 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! A reimagining of a backcountry classic, the Sierra Designs Flashlight 2 UL tent is a feature-rich non-freestanding option for solo backpackers who appreciate comfort, but need to travel as light as possible.

Sierra Designs
Flashlight 2 UL

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight update to a classic
  • Price: $359.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
MSR Papa Hubba NX 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! The MSR Papa Hubba NX is a feature-rich 4-person backpacking or camping tent with a unique pole design, small packed size and a respectable weight of just 5 pounds, 15 ounces.

MSR
Papa Hubba NX

  • 4-Person
  • Lightweight livable backpacking/camping tent
  • Price: $599.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Big Agnes Seedhouse SL 2 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Updated for 2014! With a trail weight of less than 3 pounds, the Big Agnes Seedhouse SL 2 is a lightweight favorite. The shape of the tent provides more usable interior volume than most other ultra-lightweight tents, making it ideal for ounce-counters.

Big Agnes
Seedhouse SL 2 (2014)

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight, freestanding 3-season tent
  • Price: $349.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2014! A reimagining of a backcountry classic, the Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 tent is a feature-rich, non-freestanding option for solo backpackers looking to balance weight and comfort.

Sierra Designs
Flashlight 1

  • 1-Person
  • Update to a backpacking classic
  • Price: $219.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
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