Incorporating performance design with a focus on maximum livability the Big Agnes Flying Diamond 6 is a spacious feature-rich offering for base camping or car camping. Rugged materials weatherproof coatings and sturdy pole construction provide 3+ season functionality.
The Flying Diamond 6 consists of two rooms a large main room and a smaller rear sleeping room. A partition between the two chambers can be stowed converting the Flying Diamond 6 to a single enormous (92 square foot) room. A huge front vestibule offers an additional 26 square feet of weather-protected external storage space and a smaller rear vestibule provides an additional 6 square feet of coverage. Interior mesh pockets increase livability by stowing gear and freeing up floor space. Integrated interior loops offer connection points for up to two Big Agnes Large Trapezoid Gear Lofts (sold separately).
DAC aluminum poles systems with press-fit connectors provide rugged durability. The overlapping design grants reliable structure to the tent. Color-coded webbing and buckles work in tandem with the tent body's integrated sleeves and clips to make it easy to set up the tent. Aluminum stakes are included to fully secure the tent and bolster strength in windy conditions. Reflective highlights in the guyline provide visibility when returning to the tent at night.
The tent body is constructed of durable polyester rip-stop. Nylon mesh windows provide ventilation. A 1500mm waterproof PU coating on the polyester rip-stop rainfly and floor helps to keep moisture from reaching the interior of the tent. Integrated fly vents allow air to circulate. The mesh front and rear doors of the tents further enhance airflow and employ zippered storm flaps for weather protection and privacy. All of the tent's seams are tape-sealed to further protect against the elements. The custom-fit Big Agnes Flying Diamond 6 Footprint (sold separately) can be used to further protect the floor of the tent against moisture rocks and exposed roots.
- Spacious and strong tents for 3+ season base camping
- Features two doors and two vestibules
- Doors have two closure options: Zip up mesh door only for ventilation or zip up the polyester layer for full protection
- Vestibule may be staked out as a shade using trekking poles
- Tent may be separated into two rooms with a fabric wall that can be stowed away when not in use
- Storm flaps on vestibule zipper
- Color coded webbing and buckles make set up easy
- Six fly vents
- Velcro tabs connect fly to pole structure providing perfect pitch and extra stability
- Ready to pitch; with pre-cut guy lines and tensioners attached to fly
- Reflective guylines and reflective webbing
- Easy grip zipper pulls
Best Use Camping Warranty Limited Lifetime Packed Size 9.5" x 13" x 23" Average Min Weight 18 lb, 11 oz Average Packed Weight 20 lb, 6 oz Interior Height 67" Floor Area 92 sq ft Floor Dimension 150" x 96" (at the widest point) Vestibule Area 26 sq ft + 6 sq ft Doors 2 Pole Type DAC Aluminum Press Fit Number of Poles 5 Freestanding Yes Clips or Sleeves Clips and Sleeves Interior Storage Interior mesh pockets and gear loft loops (loft sold separately) Material Walls: Polyester, Polyester Taffeta, and Nylon Mesh
Floor: Polyester with 1500mm PU
Fly: Polyester Ripstop with 1500mm PU
Seam Sealed Yes
Real Customer Reviews
- Great so far!
Likes: I have only set up the tent once, but it seems like this is going to be a great tent. Will be taking this out in a couple of weeks. We replaced a Marmot Capstone 6 with this tent. The Capstone was nice and huge, but the tent could not withstand wind well. This tent seems much more bullet proof. I also like that the screen in the doors can be closed to keep in heat.
Dislikes: None so far.
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