Zpacks DupleX XL Review | Duplex vs DupleXL – 2 Essential Differences

Zpacks Duplex XL Tent review

Over the years we’ve had the pleasure of testing a number of Zpack tents, so when they released the Zpacks Duplex XL, or the DupleXL, we wanted to see how it might be different from the tried and true Duplex tent that we love. The Duplex is one of our favorite 2 person ultralight backpacking … Read more

20F Zpacks Classic Sleeping Bag Review | Ultralight Warmth

Zpacks Classic Sleeping Bag Review

So, you want the lightest of the light but still need to stay warm in the backcountry? You may want to take a look at this Zpacks Classic Sleeping review. The Zpacks Classic Sleeping Bag is one of the the lightest sleeping bags you’ll find on the market. Then again, that’s not surprising coming from … Read more

Zpacks Free Duo Review | 30.1oz Freestanding Tent!

zpacks free duo review

When I first saw that Zpacks came out with a new ultralight freestanding tent, I really wanted to test one out and put together this Zpacks Free Duo review. It looked like it had the possibility of being the best ultralight freestanding tent based on the specs, but field testing is where you really find … Read more

Zpacks AltaPlex Tent Review | 15.4 oz Elite Ultralight Tent

Zpacks Altaplex Tent

I knew I wanted to test and put together a Zpacks Altaplex Tent review after looking over its specs when Zpacks brought back the Altaplex. It looked like one of best ultralight one person tents I’d come across, but field testing is how you find out how a tent really performs.   Coming in at … Read more

Zpacks Duplex Review | 19 Oz Genius Tent

Zpacks Duplex Tent

In our search for the best ultralight tent I came across this gem which prompted this Zpacks Duplex review.  Coming in at an insane 19oz (without poles or stakes), this is the lightest 2 person floored tent I’ve been able to test by a long shot. It is the perfect combination of lightweight, functional, and … Read more

7 Best Backpacking Tents For Hunting | Honest Review

Six Moon Desings Lunar Duo - Best backpacking tent for hunting

Best Backpacking Tents For Hunting Looking for the best backpacking tents for hunting?  Do you enjoy nights in the wilderness? Is it your preferred method of hunting doing a backpacking style hunt in the high country? Whether you are an experienced backpacker or just getting into it, you’ve probably looked over some of the available … Read more

How To Choose a Backpacking Tent

Six Moon Designs Lunar Duo ExplorerHere in part one of this series we are going show you how to choose a backpacking tent that is best for you.  Venturing into the backcountry for a multi-night trip can be an intimidating prospect if you are preparing for your first trip.  If you are experienced in making nature your home, you are familiar with the ongoing pursuit of finding that “perfect” camp setup.  If not, how to choose a backapacking tent can be an overwhelming task.  Hopefully this will help you in choosing a backpacking tent that is best for your needs.

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