While going out for tracking most of the people prefer to take their backpacking tent with them. But it is not easy to choose the best backpacking tent for your trip. Specially for beginners it is quite difficult to choose the best one. U need to learn many details before choosing one.
Details like brand, size, weight of backpacking tent, etc. ALPS mountaineering lynx 4 is one of the good option to go for. It has got enough space for 4 persons. It is dome style with two doors and easy to set up.
ALPS mountaineering tent is light weighted and perfect for car camping. After setting up the tent it has got cute look. Its weight is about 3.91kg. It is a double wall tent with 2 doors. It is quite spacious and 4 persons can sleep.
The packed size of ALPS mountaineering tent is 23.5 x 7 inches with 8.5 x 7.5 feet floor dimensions and 64 sqft floor area. The height is about 52 inch. This backpacking tent can be easily set up. Anyone can easily make this tent without anyone’s help. So to setup the tent is easy and simple.
Apart from all these it has got two door setup which allows you to make easy entry and exit which seems quite difficult in case of more than two members in tent. As it is a dome type tent so u cannot stand up fully but the height is good enough and the tent structure is perfect for wind.
The material is not tough enough to prevent you from cold but it is good enough to prevent you from rain. If we talk about the durability, then it is quite long lasting as the manufacturer made it with 75D 185T material which is quite strong.
This material is good enough to protect you from rain. It will remain dry inside while it is raining outside.
Although it is a four person backpacking tent still it will be more comfortable for 2 to 3 persons to sleep but in emergency case 4 people can sleep.
Although it is a backpack tent but because of its heavy weight it is not comfortable to carry it manually while tracking. It will be perfect for car camping as you don’t have to carry it all the way for tracking.
ALPS Mountaineering Lynx Pros and Cons
Pros and Cons
- ALPS mountaineering tent is quite easy and simple to set up. It hardly takes 2 to 5 mins to set up.
- It spacious enough for 4 people to sleep.
- This mountaineering tent is good for 3 seasons.
- It will also prevent you from rain and will keep you dry.
- It is a good quality product.
- As it is of 3.91 kg so it is not easy to carry it on you back all the time while tracking. So it is suitable for car camping.
- It is not good to use in winter as the material of the will not prevent you from cold.