backpacking tent reviews

A campsite on the Dome Glacier in the Glacier Peak Wilderness.

5 Expert Tips For Buying a Backpacking Tent

By Michael Lanza The choices in tents for backpacking seem to get better every year, with lightweight models continually getting lighter and other advances that make tents sturdier and more livable without adding weight. But with all the options out there, how do you choose? The answer is simpler than you might think: It comes down to understanding the key …

Read on5 Expert Tips For Buying a Backpacking Tent

A backpacker on the Tonto Trail in the Grand Canyon.

The Best Backpacking Gear of 2021

By Michael Lanza The Wonderland Trail. The Teton Crest Trail. Yosemite. The Grand Canyon. Glacier National Park. The Ruby Crest Trail. Yellowstone. The Wind River Range. The North Cascades. Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains. The High Uintas Wilderness. The Tour du Mont Blanc and Spain’s Picos de Europa Mountains. These are just some of the numerous places where I’ve tested the backpacking …

Read onThe Best Backpacking Gear of 2021

MSR Hubba Hubba NX 2-person backpacking tent.

Review: MSR Hubba Hubba NX 2-Person Backpacking Tent

Backpacking Tent MSR Hubba Hubba NX 2-Person $450, 3 lbs. 8 oz. backcountry.com In exposed, windy campsites on backpacking trips in Utah’s High Uintas Wilderness, Nevada’s Ruby Mountains, and Hells Canyon, the Hubba Hubba NX 2-person tent not only passed that test of its sturdiness, it displayed the subtle reasons why it’s so comfortably livable for a midweight, three-season, freestanding …

Read onReview: MSR Hubba Hubba NX 2-Person Backpacking Tent