ALPS Mountaineering Lynx 1 Person Tent Review 2019

Are you planning to buy a new lightweight backpacking tent? If so, then this ALPS Mountaineering Lynx 1 person tent review is a must read for you. This ALPS camping tent is one of the best single person models currently available on the market.

ALPS Mountaineering is a well-known company that offers the most comprehensive camping equipment. It has done a pretty impressive job with this creation. Read my review to find out more about this amazing tent.

ALPS Mounteeniring Lynx Tent

Interior

This tent is designed to accommodate a single user, so individual camper will fit in comfortably. On the other hand, all the belongings and equipment can be stored inside the tent to remain safe and dry. Its base covers an area is of 7 feet 6 inches x 2 feet 8 inches while the center height of the tent is 3 feet.

One of the highlights of the tent’s interior is the mesh area which takes care of ventilation. The tent is 100% waterproof. It won’t leak unless there’s an exceptionally strong storm hitting the region.

Storage

If you are looking for some additional storage space, this tent has it. Unlike the majority of other tents available for this price, this unit comes equipped with a vestibule which offers extra storage space. The depth of the vestibule is 32 inches and covers an area of 10 sq ft.

User-friendliness

Even if you are using a tent for the first time, you’ll not find this tent difficult to use. The floor and fly seams are designed with a particular factory fitting.

Durability

It can withstand almost all weather conditions. The tent’s vestibule and door flap have eight zippers which enable easy grip.

The material

The fly is made of 75D 185T polyester which is UV protective so the color of the tent will not fade or get damaged.

Portability

The tent has low weight with a packed dimension of 6″ x 17.5″ that makes it one of the most easily portable camping tents available on the market.

Color

The outer frame of the ALPS Mountaineering Lynx tent is dark grey, while its bottom skirt carries a bronze or copper finish.

tent with a mesh

It is a freestanding model that has a user-friendly and attractive pole design. The unit’s 7000 series aluminum poles enable easy assembly using pole clips. At 8.5 mm, the poles have a moderate diameter.

Pros

  • Durable, lightweight, and capable of withstanding all kinds of weather conditions
  • Basic frame and a sturdy design
  • Comes equipped with a vestibule which offers additional space for storage (you’ll not get this feature in the majority of the tents of such small size)
  • Disassembling the tent is easy even if the conditions are extremely windy

Cons

  • It’s a basic tent

Conclusion

If you are a single camper looking for a good and durable tent then get this ALPS camping model. It is ideal for any individual buying his first tent or for an avid explorer or adventure seeker. This backpacking tent will satisfy a single user exploring outdoors.

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