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Kelty Trail Ridge 2 w/ Footprint 3-Season Backpacking Tent


Sale Price $172.95


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Item # KELC6202
Ideal for cost-conscious backpackers, the Kelty Trail Ridge 2 tent delivers reliable 3-season performance at a budget-friendly price. It offers easy set-up, room for two, and provides excellent ventilation in hot and humid conditions. An included footprint delivers bolstered protection and adds value.
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Ideal for cost-conscious backpackers, the Kelty Trail Ridge 2 tent delivers reliable 3-season performance at a budget-friendly price. It offers easy set-up, room for two, and provides excellent ventilation in hot and humid conditions. An included footprint delivers bolstered protection and adds value.

Hubbed aluminum poles give the tent a sturdy frame and color-coded clip construction makes it easy to identify which pole goes where. The freestanding design allows you to pitch the Trail Ridge 2 and then move it around your campsite to find the optimum position, eliminating an uncomfortable night's sleep over an exposed root or rock. Stakes are included to secure the tent in place.

The Trail Ridge 2 provides 34 square feet of interior space and a 43” overhead peak height Internal storage pockets and an included gear loft stow gear and maximize available floor space. Two integrated vestibules offer a total of 20 square feet of additional exterior storage space for wet or muddy shoes and gear. A light-diffusing design on one of the interior pockets lets you transform a headlamp (not included) into an interior light.

A full mesh canopy combines with venting in the rainfly to provide great airflow and prevent condensation build-up on the interior of the Trail Ridge 2. The PU-coated polyester rainfly offers full coverage and keeps the interior of the tent dry during wet weather. Unique roll-back connection points allow you to stargaze from the interior of the tent on clear nights. Strategic construction lifts the taped floor seams up off the ground, eliminating potential for leaks. The included footprint further protects the Kelty Trail Ridge 2 against ground water, roots and rocks.

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  • Stargazing fly
  • Compact folding pole
  • Tent cube carrying bag
  • Night light pocket
  • Fly vent
  • Coli pole connection system
  • Freestanding design
  • Color coded clip construction
  • Gear-loft included



Best Use Backpacking, Camping
Other Footprint, Gear Loft, and Tent Cube included
Warranty Limited Lifetime
Packed Size 16" x 10" x 4"
Average Min Weight 4 lbs 15 oz
Average Packed Weight 6 lbs 7 oz
Interior Height 43"
Floor Area 34 sq ft
Floor Dimension 90" x 55"
Vestibule Area 10 sq ft + 10 sq ft (2 vestibules)
Doors 2
Pole Type Aluminum
Number of Poles 3
Freestanding Yes
Clips or Sleeves Clips
Interior Storage Internal Storage Pockets
Material Wall: 68D Polyester and No-See-Um-Mesh
Floor: 68D Poly, 1800mm
Fly: 68D Poly, 1800mm
Seam Sealed Taped Seams


Real Customer Reviews

Average Rating:
(based on 8 real customer reviews)

8 Items

Quality product
Reviewed by Heather O. - June 11, 2018

Likes: Being able to see the stars while using this tent made it really special. Made of quality materials and easy setup due to color-coding. I like the pockets and having doors on each side of the tent was super convenient. Plenty of space for two average sized females and packs. Feels very sturdy; we had it set up on a VERY windy beach one night and felt comfortable that it would remain standing.

Dislikes: I think it could be slightly easier to hook up the rain fly. It isn't terribly difficult, but I just think it could be more intuitive.

Set up was easy. I love the new twist clips, my 9 year old son basically set this up by himself.
Reviewed by Angela H. - March 15, 2018

Likes: Ease of set up,retracting poles, headlamp pockets made it very bright inside. 2 days of rain and not a drip inside.

Dislikes: The drawstring to tighten the fly did not hold as tightly as I would like.

Nice and roomy
Reviewed by Donald F. - January 13, 2018

Likes: Bigger than I thought.. in a good way. Lots of room. The star gazer faintly is cool

Dislikes: A touch heavy for one person.. but it's a 2 person so ill

Good value for the money.
Reviewed by Sam S. - July 23, 2017

Likes: Color coded components for easy setup.

Dislikes: Vague instructions.

Love it
Reviewed by Kimberly K. - April 23, 2017

Likes: Easy to set up. Great mesh walls with stargazing feature. Packs into a small space. DRY! Watch the video of Becky describe this tent.

Dislikes: Not a darn thing.

Great tent
Reviewed by Dwight W. - September 2, 2016

Likes: This tent has a good amount of usable space thanks to the vertical side walls as compared to previous 2 person tents I have owned. I have plenty of room to store my riding gear inside of the tent in addition to sleeping gear. The tent packs to the dimensions as advertised which makes storage on the motorcycle a breeze. The ability to roll up the rain fly on one end as well as the entire length of both sides is welcome for ventilation. Glad I got this one.

Dislikes: None.

Seems like a good backpacking tent for the price
Reviewed by Brad H. - August 8, 2016

Likes: I like the size, the roominess inside, the weight, the square package (fits well in my pack) the small tent poles

I am very happy with the tent at the price point.

Dislikes: The tent pole that goes across the top to hold the sides vertical seems to be a little long, it is hard to get it on and looks like it is stressing the material. We will have to see how it holds up in the long run

Put Together Well
Reviewed by Matthew L. - March 22, 2016

Likes: Low weight, compact, great design

Dislikes: Needs to be a bit more durable, damages easily

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