Time for our top ten tarp tent reviews! We researched and reviewed all our favorite pole tarp tents, trying to find the best of the best. We’ve narrowed it down to our top ten favorites by checking out some important specs along the way. Here are some of the those important stats we looked at while putting together our favs:
Capacity: How many people can your trekking pole tent hold? Whether you’re looking for a tent just for one or a tent big enough for the whole family, make sure you new tent will be the right size for you.
Waterproof: Want your tent to be waterproof? If you’re taking the tent out into the wild where there will be rain, you’ll want to make sure your trekking pole tent will keep you dry. We’ll let you know if this tent is waterproof.
UV Protection: Some outer walls and rain flys are coated with a special coating to help keep UV light out. This will keep harmful UV rays out while still letting in light. We’ll let you know if this tent is UV protected.
Weight: Knowing how much your tent weighs is really important if you want to take it backpacking. Lightweight is a great way to go if you have a long way to walk and already have a lot of supplies to carry on your back.
Folded Size: Knowing how big your tent is while open is important, but also knowing how small it will fold is just as important. You have limited real estate in your bag, so make sure your tent doesn’t take up too much.
Storage Bag: Does the trekking pole tent come with its own carrying bag? Carrying bags will keep stakes, tarps, ropes, and other necessities all together in your pack. This will help to make sure nothing gets lost.
A few quick things about our best trekking pole tent top ten. The number one position on this list will be dedicated to our Top Pick which was our favorite of all the trekking pole tents. The second spot will be our number one Budget Pick for those of you looking for a sweet tent at a great price. Now that all that is out of the way, we can move to the top ten!
Article last updated on:
June 4, 2019