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Winter & Mountaineering Tents

Mountain Hardwear Trango 3

88

2014

Mountain Hardwear Trango 3

The Trango 3 provides great storage, is easy to set up and has plenty of room for up to three people comfortably. Although quite heavy and not as well vented as other tents in the test, the Trango 3 proved durable and spacious for occupants and their gear.

Fjallraven Akka Endurance 2

90

2014

Fjallraven Akka Endurance 2

The Fjallraven Akka Endurance 2 tent proved highly durable during testing and it offers one of the best vestibules on the market. The tunnel design with side door entry into the vestibule created outstanding weather protection in this tough tent. 

Big Agnes Royal Flush

86

2014

Big Agnes Royal Flush

The Big Agnes Royal Flush tent proved stable, secure and easy to set up. The Royal Flush provides good storage, good ventilation and plenty of room for up to 3 persons.