Named for its innovative, encircling overhead support pole, the Marmot Halo 6P offers 96.7 square feet of interior space for base camping or family camping. The tent is an ideal option when elbow room and overhead height are a priority.
In addition to its cavernous interior, the tent includes integrated vestibules that offer a combined 64 square feet (32 square feet per vestibule) of sheltered exterior storage space. Large doors provide convenient access from either end of the tent. Interior pockets offer additional storage.
DAC DA17 aluminum poles lend the tent sturdy, freestanding support. A unique pole design combines two sections to form a hoop that encircles the entire top of the tent, helping to pull the walls taut and vertical, increasing the overall peak height and creating additional sturdy support for the rainfly. NOTE: Upon initial use, the poles that give the tent its "halo" name will bend slightly and even when collapsed the poles will no longer be perfectly straight. This is by design and is not indicative of a defect or any lack of structural integrity.
The main body is a combination of durable polyester taffeta and breathable No-See-Um mesh. Integrated "close canopy" panels add a measure of modularity and privacy. The polyester ripstop fly and polyester floor both have water-resistant coatings that ensure protection from the elements. The catenary cut floor also helps to keep you dry as do the taping applied to all seams of the tent. The compatible, custom-fit Halo 6P footprint, sold separately, can be used to further protect the floor of the tent from sharp objects, mud, and ground water.
- One Super-Sized Double Door and One Side D Shaped Door with Large Front Vestibule for Gear Storage
- Interior Pockets for Small Gear Organization
- Zip Open / Close Canopy Panels
- Pole Sleeve-Clip Combo
- Seam Taped Full Coverage Fly with Vents
- Color Coded Easy Pitch Clips and Poles
- Seam Taped Catenary Cut Floor
- Light-Reflective Points
- Jingle-Free Nylon Zipper Pulls
- DAC DA17 Poles
- Optional Footprint Available
Best Use Camping Other Stuff Sack Included Warranty Limited Lifetime Packed Size 25" x 14" Average Min Weight 19 lbs 5 oz Average Packed Weight 20 lbs 1 oz Interior Height 76" Floor Area 96.7 sq ft Floor Dimension 118" x 118" Vestibule Area 32 sq ft + 32 sq ft Doors 2 Pole Type DAC and DAC DA17 Pole Diameter 13mm/14.5mm Number of Poles 5 Freestanding Yes Clips or Sleeves Sleeves and Clips Interior Storage Interior Pockets Material Canopy: 40D 100% Ripstop Polyester No-See-Um Mesh and 68D 100% Polyester Taffeta
Floor: 150D 100% Polyester Oxford 3000mm
Rainfly: 68D 100% Polyester Ripstop 1800mm
Seam Sealed Yes
Real Customer Reviews
- Best Tent Ever - Does Everything
Likes: Great tent for car camping. I'm 6'3' and since a typical camping trip involves changing from hiking gear to golfing clothes, to mountain biking gear, wanted a tent tall enough to stand up in. This works, in spades. I like the square floor dimensions - can set up the tent in any orientation. With the nearly vertical walls, has more than enough room for me and my wife, and a ton of gear. Although a large tent, it can be set up by one person. Great ventilation, even with the rain fly on since the entire vestibules (or just their doors) can be tied back. Apparently an upgrade from the previous models, the large main door screen has a zipped privacy panel, so you can leave the vestibule tied back for ventilation AND still get some privacy.
- Spacious Oasis
Likes: I bought this tent for trips with more people. Previously I was using the Marmot Halo 4p (older version). This tent is super spacious and simple to set up with two people. I still love the halo design and I appreciate the changes made in the new 2018 version. There is increased privacy when not using the fly. The windows on the door close completely and the polyester on the sides goes up higher. The larger front vestibule is also a great addition.
Dislikes: I miss the giant storage pockets of the older marmot halo. I'm not sure that creating a super large door was worth sacrificing that storage.
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