Bargain Backpacking Tents

Bargain Backpacking Tents

ALPS Mountaineering Meramac 2 Tent

This dome tent will keep you comfortable against the wild weather. The 2 person tent has 2 doors and 2 windows with a polyester fly to top.The frame is durable and easy to set up, and comes with carry bags, a gear loft, stakes and guy ropes. The Meramac is light, packs small, and is a solid price for the quality.

Buy it on Amazon for $79.48

Stansport “Black Granite” Star-Light Tent

This lightweight backpacking tent can sleep 2 adults in its 41.25 square feet of interior space.  It has a study PU coated floor, with side mesh ventilation and a full-coverage rainfly. With a trail weight of 5.5 pounds and a packed dimension of 13x5 inches, this tent can pack away nicely and is a great deal for the price.

Buy it for $43.73 on Amazon

Wenzel Alpine Dome Tent

If you are in the market for a bigger budget backpacking tent, Wenzel has you covered. This lightweight 3 person tent is easy to set up and packs away in a duffel bag. The three-pole pentadome design is great for all types of weather conditions, and offers a gear loft for smaller items. The base is 8.5 by 8 feet and the carrying weight is 8 pounds.

Buy it on Amazon for $75.00

Mountain Trails Current Hiker Dome Tent

Want to keep your pack extra light? Try Mountain Trails Current Hike Dome 2-person tent. At 6 by 5 feet, this compact tent has a carry weight of 3.5 pounds. The accessible large Dutch “D” styled door paired with 2 mesh roof tents offers increased air circulation.

Buy it on Amazon for $35.65

Coleman Hooligan 3 Tent

With a dry-entry vestibule and and cozy 3 person interior, this strong tent, keeps the harsh weather outside. Along with leak-free seams, waterproof floors, and weather-resistant fabric, Coleman’s Hooligan tent is quite the bargain. The 2 pole dome structure is easy to transport and set up and has a 1 year warranty.

Buy it on Amazon for $69.97

Eureka! Solitaire Tent

For a single, one-person tent, the Eureka! Solitaire Tent is quite the deal. The two-hoop bivy-style tent is ventilated with a large mesh roof, and includes a full coverage fly. This three-season tent is only 2 pounds 9 ounces with storage pockets and a flashlight look. It’s the ideal tent for a solo hiker who doesn’t want to break the bank.

Buy it on Amazon for $74.97

Wenzel Current Hiker Two-Person Tent

Constructed with Weather Armor fabrics, the Wenzel Current Hiker tent is a nicely ventilated lightweight tent great for any camping trip. The tent stores in a small case just the right size for your backpack. Wenzel’s Dutch “D” door makes entering and leaving the tent spacious and comfortable.

Buy it on Amazon for $35.65

Kelty Acadia 2 Person Tent

The Kelty Acadia’s fast set up is so easy, anyone can do it. The freestanding design includes continuous pole-sleeve construction, taped floor seams, mesh panels, and a side-release fly connection. The tent has 2 separate doors and can comfortably sleep 2 people.  

Buy it on Amazon for $97.06