The Best Backpacking Tents

Backpacking Tents Reviews
ZPacks Altaplex

The ZPacks Altaplex finished in the top spot in this test set, thanks to its chart-topping performance in nearly every category. The most important feature of the solo backpacking tent—its weight—is this tent’s best characteristic. The chief limitation is the high price tag. 

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Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2 Tent

The Copper Spur HV is a roomy tent, with big doors and lots of handy features, and it’s super lightweight. For less than two pounds per person it’s a great backpacking tent with the stability and steep walls to handle full three season use.

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MSR Freelite 3

The MSR Freelite 3 is lightweight and packs down to the smallest of the tents in this test. The biggest drawback for the Freelite is its price tag. 

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