Designed to appeal to true ounce-counters, the streamlined NEMO Hornet Elite 2P tent utilizes ultra-lightweight fabrication and a unique pole geometry to provide 3-season performance at a minimum weight of just 1 pound, 12 ounces!
Two large side-entry doors make entering and exiting the tent easier on the body and create convenient access for two people. Dual vestibules offer space to stow gear and better coverage from the rain. An internal storage pocket utilizes light-diffusing fabric to turn a headlamp (sold separately) into a lantern capable of illuminating the interior of the tent.
A single hubbed-pole design creates free-standing support without adding bulk or undue weight. NEMO has positioned the front pole hub overhead which creates more interior volume without the need for an additional ridge pole. Corner guyout points with a unique triangulated design at the “foot” of the tent can be staked-out to maximize internal space or left un-staked for weight savings.
A raised waterproof bathtub-style floor enhances performance in poor weather and also cuts down on wear-and-tear. Fully seam taped construction and the PU-coated Sil Nylon rainfly further bolster weather protection. A custom-fit footprint (sold separately) can be used to offer additional protection against standing water rocks and roots.
Each NEMO Hornet Elite 2P backpacking tent includes a stuff sack, guyout cord, stakes, and a repair kit.
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- Large side doors
- Headlamp-compatible Light Pockets (headlamp not included)
- Volumizing guy-outs
- Dual-stage stuff sack
- Repair kit included
- Stakes included
- Guy-out cord included
Best Use Backpacking Other Stuff Sack and Repair Kit Included Warranty Limited Lifetime Packed Size 19" x 5" Average Min Weight 1 lb 12 oz Average Packed Weight 2 lbs 3 oz Interior Height 37" Floor Area 28 sq ft Floor Dimension 85" x 51" Vestibule Area 12 sq ft Doors 2 Pole Type DAC Featherlite NFL Aluminum Pole Diameter 8.7mm Number of Poles 1 Freestanding Yes Clips or Sleeves Clips Material Fly: 7D Sil/PU Nylon Ripstop (1200mm)
Canopy: No-see-um mesh
Floor: 10D Sil/PU Nylon Ripstop (1200mm)
Seam Sealed Taped Seams
Real Customer Reviews
- Great tent!
Likes: Easy to set up, lightweight, packs small, can be set up as an entirely free-standing tent (smaller area) or with stakes.
Dislikes: None that I've come across so far.
- Great Solo Tent
Likes: I'm really excited about this tent. I am using it as a solo as I like the extra room for gear and the two doors and vestibules. Its ultra light but has the side doors which are so much easier to negotiate. Super easy set up.
Dislikes: Doors could go a little deeper into the tent body for ease of access. Rain fly could be a less obtrusive color. But those are picky details for the next model. I still highly recommend this tent.
- Very lightweight. Compresses down very small for backpack.
Likes: Easy to set up. Plenty of space for me ,my hound and all my gear with plenty room to spare. Excellent breathability. No problem with condensation buildup during two fall weekend overnighter. Overall pleased with the fact that doors on both side make for ease of entrance cooking one side and storage on the other.
Dislikes: None yet
- Tent preform very well
Likes: Light weight, easy to pack and setup, does not take up a lot of space when setup.
Dislikes: Do not really have any.
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