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BACKPACKING TENTS

Amazing Tent Rentals for Amazing Adventures

Whether your backpacking trip is a week-long trek or an overnighter seeking serene wilderness, our selection of award-winning backpacking tent rentals will protect you from just about everything Mother Nature can bring your way.

These superlight and ultralight tents are made from premium, top-quality materials, suitable for the solo hiker or backpacking parties of 2-3. We rent tents from the best brands in the industry like Big Agnes, and MountainSmith.

Need more than a tent? Check out our Backpacking Rental Packages for some great deals.

Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 1 Tent

UltraLight Tent for Solo Hikers

One of the finest backpacking tents on the market. A multi-award-winning tent ideal for lightweight devotees who want an easy-to-pitch, free-standing structure that stands up to the elements. With only one pole and an intuitive design, this tent goes up fast. Its sturdy enough for three seasons and its mesh body offers excellent ventilation. Can be used as a fast-fly shelter (use only the rain-fly and tent pole) for a simple shelter.

Quick Specs
Vestibule Area 5sq ft / 0.5m²
Trail Weight 1lb 11oz / 765g
Packed Weight 2lb 1oz / 936g
Packed Size 4″ x 19″ / 10 x 48cm
Number of Seasons 3
Number of Doors 1
Intended Use Backpacking
Head Height 38″ / 97cm
Footprint Weight 3oz / 85g
Floor Area 20sq ft / 1.9m²
Fast Fly Weight 1lb 4oz / 567g

MountainSmith Vasquez Peak 2 Tent

Amazing 2 Hiker Tent

Just under 4.5lbs on trail, this two-person tent offers added head space, best-in-class waterproofing, and a stable design without the added weight. Mountainsmith is rolling in the awards with the newly designed backpacking tent that delivers space without extra weight.  Ditch the body and utilize the included footprint for a sub-4lbs backcountry shelter.

Quick Specs
Vestibule Area 19 sq feet
Trail Weight 4lb 4oz / 2.04kg
Packed Weight 5 lbs 6 oz / 2.4 kg
Packed Size 17″ x 7″
Number of Seasons 3
Number of Doors 2
Intended Use Backpacking
Head Height 3′ 6″
Footprint Weight 3 oz / 85g
Floor Area 29.5 sq feet

MountainSmith Vasquez Peak 3 Tent

A True 3 Person Backpacking Tent

Versatile and just over 5lbs on the trail, this roomy, three-person backpacking tent offers an excellent balance of size, weight and stability. Utilize the included footprint for a fast fly set up or extra protection from the elements.

Quick Specs
Vestibule Area 19sq ft
Trail Weight 5lbs / 2.26kg
Packed Weight 6lbs 6oz / 2.0 kg
Packed Size 19″ x 9″
Number of Seasons 3
Number of Doors 2
Intended Use Backpacking
Head Height 4’
Footprint Weight 1.02oz / 28.9g
Floor Area 36 sq feet

Big Agnes Seedhouse 1 Tent

Space to Move for the Solo Hiker

Seedhouse SL backpacking tents have become the signature series in Big Agnes’ backpacking line, pieces of gear to stand the test of time. Like a gin martini or a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, Seedhouse SL tents are simple, efficient and classic. If it’s your cross-country bike tour or the weekend peak you’ve been looking to bag, the Seedhouse will forever be faithful. Improvements include steeper side walls and a dry entry vestibule.

Quick Specs
Vestibule Area 5sq ft / 0.5m²
Trail Weight 2lb 8oz / 1.13kg
Packed Weight 2lb 15oz / 1.33kg
Packed Size 5″ x 18″ / 13 x 46cm
Number of Seasons 3
Number of Doors 1
Intended Use Backpacking
Head Height 39″ / 99cm
Footprint Weight 4oz / 113g
Floor Area 20sq ft / 1.9m²
Fast Fly Weight 1lb 15oz / 879g

Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 2 Tent

UltraLight Tent for 2 Hikers (or one big person)

Big Agnes’ award-winning Fly Creek backpacking tents are designed with steep wall architecture and a vertical door to maximize floor and head space. These features create more livable space so you can be more comfortable in the backcountry. All of the weatherproof and technical features of a three-season tent, with ultralight materials to keep the Fly Creek your go-to, easy to set up shelter when you need to pack ultralight. Ideal tent for the solo hiker that is taller than 6′.

Quick Specs
Vestibule Area 8sq ft / 0.7m²
Trail Weight 1lb 15oz / 879g
Packed Weight 2lb 5oz / 1.05kg
Packed Size 4″ x 19″ / 10 x 48cm
Number of Seasons 3
Number of Doors 1
Intended Use Backpacking
Head Height 40″ / 102cm
Footprint Weight 4oz / 113g
Floor Area 28sq ft / 2.6m²
Fast Fly Weight 1lb 7oz / 652g

Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 3 Tent

For The UltraLight Party of 2-3

The Fly Creek UL 3 backpacking tent is  designed for 2-3 people to actually have room to sleep in it. With steep walls and a vertical door to maximize floor and head space. These features create more livable space so you can be more comfortable in the backcountry. All of the weatherproof and technical features of a three-season tent, with ultralight materials to keep the Fly Creek your go-to, easy to set up shelter when you need to pack ultralight.

Quick Specs
Vestibule Area 12sq ft / 1.1m²
Trail Weight 2lb 15oz / 1.33kg
Packed Weight 3lb 5oz / 1.50kg
Packed Size 4.5″ x 19.5″ / 11 x 50cm
Number of Seasons 3
Number of Doors 1
Intended Use Backpacking
Head Height 41″ / 104cm
Footprint Weight 6.5oz / 184g
Floor Area 39sq ft / 3.6m²
Fast Fly Weight 2lb 4oz / 1.02kg

Big Agnes Blacktail 2 Tent

Perfect for 2 Hikers

Spacious sleeping areas for a pair of hikers or a couple. You will appreciate the room of this backpacking tent. Easy access through two, side-entry doors and vestibules makes climbing over your tent mate for an early morning bathroom run a thing of the past. An excellent value for the entry-level backpacker or those who just want a super comfortable tent to bring on the trail.

Quick Specs
Vestibule Area 9 sq ft / 9 sq ft / 0.8 m² / 0.8 m²
Trail Weight 4lb 8oz / 2.04kg
Packed Weight 5lb / 2.27kg
Packed Size 6″ x 20″ / 15 x 51cm
Number of Seasons 3
Number of Doors 2
Head Height 42″ / 107cm
Footprint Weight 8oz / 227g
Floor Area 29 sq ft / 2.7 m²
Fast Fly Weight 3lb 7oz / 1.56kg

Big Agnes Blacktail 3 Tent

3 Person Tent for Your Backpacking Trip

Spacious sleeping area for three trekkers or the two hikers wanting more room. Easy access through two, side-entry doors and vestibules makes climbing over your tent mates for an early morning bathroom run a thing of the past. An excellent backpacking tent rental for the trekkers who just want a super comfortable tent to bring on the trail.

Quick Specs
Vestibule Area 9 sq ft / 9 sq ft / 0.8 m² / 0.8 m²
Trail Weight 5lb 6oz / 2.44kg
Packed Weight 6lb / 2.72kg
Packed Size 6″ x 21″ / 15 x 51cm
Number of Seasons 3
Number of Doors 2
Head Height 44″ / 112cm
Footprint Weight 10oz / 283g
Floor Area 44 sq ft / 4.1 m²
Fast Fly Weight 4lb 1oz / 1.84kg