Ultralight Tents and Shelters at Backcountry Edge

Eagles Nest Outfitters OneLink Complete Hammock System

Available in one or two person versions, the OneLink sleep system from Eagles Nest Outfitters (ENO) includes a hammock (Navy and Olive), a rain tarp, a bug net and a hammock suspension system. The OneLink system offers everything you need in a single purchase.

Eagles Nest Outfitters
OneLink

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  • Starting at: $209.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 2 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

The innovative, freestanding Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 2 is an ultra-light enthusiast's dream. Streamlined to cut unnecessary weight, the Fly Creek UL 2 delivers surprising livability at a trail weight of just 1 pound, 15 ounces!

Big Agnes
Fly Creek UL 2 (2014)

  • 2-Person
  • Ultra-lightweight 3-season backpacking tent
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  • Price: $389.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Eagles Nest Outfitters JungleLink Hammock Shelter System

New for 2015! Incorporating all of the elements you need for backcountry overnights or extended trips, the Eagles Nest Outfitters (ENO) JungleLink Hammock Shelter System includes a hammock/bug net, a rain tarp, a suspension system, and tent stakes.

Eagles Nest Outfitters
JungleLink Hammock Shelter System

  • All-in-one backcountry sleep system
  • Price: $199.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Super Scout UL 2  3-Season Backpacking Tent

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
  • Reg. Price: $399.95
    $299.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Scout Plus UL 2 3-Season Backpacking Tent

The lightweight and versatile Big Agnes Scout Plus UL 2 is a trekking pole (NOTE: poles not included) pitched tent built especially for backpackers. The 3-season tent features one door and one vestibule for gear storage.

Big Agnes
Scout Plus UL 2

  • 2-Person
  • Ultra-lightweight trekking pole shelter
  • Reg. Price: $349.95
    $279.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 3 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

The Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 3 backpacking tent is an ultra-light enthusiast's dream. Streamlined to cut unnecessary weight, the Fly Creek UL 3 accommodates three or serves as a roomy shelter for two backpackers.

Big Agnes
Fly Creek UL 3 (2014)

  • 3-Person
  • Ultra-lightweight 3-season backpacking tent
  • Price: $449.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Eagles Nest Outfitters ProNest Hammock

The Eagles Nest Outfitters (ENO) ProNest hammock employs a streamlined, lightweight design for ounce-counting backpackers and thru-hikers. The ProNest compresses into its own integrated stuff sack, reducing the packed size to a mere 4" x 4" x 4"!

Eagles Nest Outfitters
ProNest

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  • Price: $64.95
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Eagles Nest Outfitters JungleNest Hammock

Ideal for backyards, campgrounds or the backcountry, the JungleNest Hammock by Eagles Nest Outfitters (ENO) is a lightweight, functional and easy to use hammock and bug net combination that keeps annoying pests out of your sleeping space.

Eagles Nest Outfitters
JungleNest Hammock

  • 400 lb weight limit
  • Hammock/bug net combination
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  • Price: $99.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Range Tarp

The lightweight and versatile Kelty Range Tarp is a trekking pole (not included) pitched tarp tent ideal for backpackers. The 3-season shelter features two doors and ground flaps to fend off the elements.

Kelty
Range Tarp

  • Innovative tarp-style tent
  • Reg. Price: $129.95
    $103.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountain Hardwear SuperMega UL 2 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Catering to fast and light backcountry travelers, thru-hikers and touring cyclists, the Mountain Hardwear SuperMega UL 2 backpacking tent offers freestanding geometry and full weather protection in a 2 pound 2 ounce package!

Mountain Hardwear
SuperMega UL 2

  • 2 Person
  • Ultralight backpacking tent
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  • Price: $449.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Upslope Tarp

The versatile Kelty Upslope Tarp is a trekking pole pitch A-frame tarp tent ideal for backpackers. Also designed to work with Kelty’s TraiLogic gear collection, the Upslope Tarp attaches to the TN2 or TN3 tent to extend the vestibule.

Kelty
Upslope Tarp

  • Backpacking shelter/accessory vestibule
  • Reg. Price: $99.95
    $79.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Noah's Tarp 9

A versatile option for minimalist overhead shelter, the Kelty Noah’s Tarp 9 offers sizeable dimensions (9’ x 9’) and folds down into an included tote-style carrying case for travel convenience. NOTE: Poles not included.

Kelty
Noah's Tarp 9

  • 81 sq ft
  • Lightweight and versatile
  • Price: $59.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Bug Shield Bivy

Made of No-See-Um mesh, the Kelty Bug Shield Bivy can be used under the stars or in a tent or cabin to keep bugs from biting while you sleep. Sized to fit a standard or mummy sleeping bag, the bivy sets up easily utilizing aluminum poles.

Kelty
Bug Shield Bivy

  • 1-Person
  • Lightweight, insect-blocking bivy
  • Reg. Price: $69.95
    $55.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Scout UL 2 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Bridging the gap between traditional tents and tarp-style shelters, the Big Agnes Scout UL 2 provides a taut pitch with the use trekking poles (not included). Ideal for ounce-counters, this unique tent weighs in at well under 2 pounds.

Big Agnes
Scout UL 2

  • 2-Person
  • Ultra-lightweight backpacking shelter
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  • Reg. Price: $299.95
    $224.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Adventure Medical Kits SOL 2-Person Emergency Bivvy

Ideal for those occasions when unforeseen events require an unplanned night out in the elements, the Adventure Medical Kits SOL 2-Person Emergency Bivvy has a metalized polyethylene material that reflects back up to 90% of radiated body heat.

Adventure Medical Kits
SOL 2-Person Emergency Bivvy

  • 5.8 oz
  • Windproof and waterproof
  • Price: $19.99
Adventure Medical Kits SOL Thermal Bivvy

Ready for use in every season and all types of weather, the light and packable Adventure Medical Kits SOL Thermal Bivvy is one of the most versatile and durable emergency bivvy sacks available.

Adventure Medical Kits
SOL Thermal Bivvy

  • 8.1 oz
  • Price: $29.99
Adventure Medical Kits SOL Escape Bivvy

Unlike most emergency shelters, the Adventure Medical Kits SOL Escape Bivvy is made from a waterproof/windproof, breathable fabric that combats condensation while keeping you warm. Measures a roomy 36" x 84" (in use) and weighs just 8.5 oz!

Adventure Medical Kits
SOL Escape Bivvy

  • 8.5 oz
  • Ultralight, breathable bivvy shelter
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  • Price: $49.99
Adventure Medical Kits SOL Emergency Bivy

Ideal for those occasions when unforeseen events force you to spend an unplanned night out in the elements, the Adventure Medical Kits SOL Emergency Bivvy employs a metalized polyethylene material that reflects back up to 90% of your radiated body heat.

Adventure Medical Kits
SOL Emergency Bivy

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Adventure Medical Kits SOL Escape Lite Bivvy Emergency Shelter

Unlike most waterproof/windproof emergency shelters, the Adventure Medical Kits SOL Escape Lite Bivvy has breathability to combat condensation while keeping you warm. Weighing just 4.7 oz, the bivvy has in-use dimension s of 31” x 72”.

Adventure Medical Kits
SOL Escape Lite Bivvy

  • 4.7 oz
  • Breathable, windproof and water-resistant
  • Price: $39.99
Ultimate Survival Technologies Emergency Tent

The Ultimate Survival Technologies Emergency Tent is an 8’ x 3’ A-frame minimalist shelter. Polyethylene construction ensures waterproof protection and an included 14’ suspension cord makes the tent “pitchable” without poles.

Ultimate Survival Technologies
Emergency Tent

  • Price: $7.99
Ultimate Survival Technologies Survival Reflect Tent

The Ultimate Survival Technologies Survival Reflect Tent is an 8’ x 3’ A-frame emergency shelter that doubles as a signaling device. Reflective material increases thermal efficiency to help conserve body heat.

Ultimate Survival Technologies
Survival Reflect Tent

  • Price: $8.99
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
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  • Price: $649.95
  • 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
Big Agnes Fly Creek 1 Platinum (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

Built especially for backpackers determined to have the lightest freestanding shelter possible, the Big Agnes Fly Creek 1 Platinum tent weighs in at just 1 pound, 6 ounces!

Big Agnes
Fly Creek 1 Platinum (2014)

  • 1-Person
  • Ultra-lightweight backpacking tent
  • Price: $499.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Fly Creek 2 Platinum (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

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
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
Big Agnes Seedhouse SL 2 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

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
Eagles Nest Outfitters ProFly Sil Nylon Rain Tarp (2015)

Updated for 2015! Used independently or with your hammock, the Eagles Nest Outfitters (ENO) ProFly Sil Nylon Tarp allows you to enjoy the outdoors even in wet conditions. Ergonomic drip lines and 10' 6" x 6’ 4"' dimensions ensure that you stay dry.

Eagles Nest Outfitters
ProFly Sil Nylon Rain Tarp (2015)

  • 13 oz
  • Price: $119.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Bitter Springs UL 1 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2015! Offering ultralight-weight, versatile performance for solo backpackers, the Big Agnes Bitter Springs UL1 is pitched with two trekking poles (not included) and has a packed weight of just 2 pounds, 6 ounces.

Big Agnes
Bitter Springs UL 1

  • 1-Person
  • Unique set-up requiring a set of trekking poles
  • Price: $369.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Marmot Nitro 1P 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2015! With a unique shape and structure, the Marmot Nitro 1P trekking pole-pitch backpacking tent is ultralight and compactable while maintaining livability and comfort for solo outings.

Marmot
Nitro 1P

  • 1-Person
  • Lightweight, versitile design
  • Price: $278.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Marmot Nitro 2P 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2015! With a unique shape and structure, the Marmot Nitro 2P trekking pole-pitch backpacking tent is ultralight and compactable while maintaining livability and comfort for up to two occupants.

Marmot
Nitro 2P

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight, versitile design
  • Price: $328.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Sierra Designs Tensegrity 1 FL 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2015! The Sierra Designs Tensegrity 1 FL tent is a radical redesign of non-freestanding tents. A spacious interior, external storage, optimal ventilation, and a versatile trekking pole (poles not included) pitch make this tent truly unique.

Sierra Designs
Tensegrity 1 FL

  • 1-Person
  • Lightweigth/Treking pole compatible
  • Price: $319.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 FL 3-Season Backpacking Tent

New for 2015! The Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 FL tent is a radical redesign of non-freestanding tents. A spacious interior, external storage, optimal ventilation, and a versatile trekking pole (poles not included) pitch make this tent truly unique.

Sierra Designs
Tensegrity 2 FL

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweigth/Treking pole compatible
  • Price: $389.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Sierra Designs Backcountry Bivy

New for 2015! Featuring a generous, but tapered cut, the Sierra Designs Backcountry Bivy provides backpackers with a waterproof/breathable shelter that leaves ample room for a sleeping bag and a sleeping pad. A mesh window enhances ventilation.

Sierra Designs
Backcountry Bivy

  • 1-person
  • Waterproof/Breathable
  • Starting at: $129.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 2 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

The feature-rich Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 2 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 2 (2014)

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight, livable backpacking tent
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  • Price: $399.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 3 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

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
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  • Price: $499.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 1 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

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
  • Price: $329.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 1 (2014) 3-Season Backpacking Tent

The feature-rich Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 1 solo 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 1 (2014)

  • 1-Person
  • Lightweight, livable solo backpacking tent
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  • Price: $369.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Sierra Designs Flashlight 2 UL (2014) 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 (2014)

  • 2-Person
  • Lightweight update to a classic
  • Reg. Price: $359.94
    $249.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Kelty Noah's Tarp 16

A versatile option for minimalist overhead shelter, the Kelty Noah’s Tarp 16 offers sizeable dimensions (16’ x 16’) and folds down into an included tote-style carrying case for travel convenience. NOTE: Poles not included.

Kelty
Noah's Tarp 16

  • 256 sq ft
  • Lightweight and versatile
  • Price: $99.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
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