tents are the most important things when it comes to comfort while camping. So whether you are camping in a jungle, in the middle of dessert or even by the lake, there are different aspects which you have to pay attention to. in this article, I go through some tips for comparing and finally choosing the best budget 4 season tent for your camping trip. moreover, if you are interested in the concept of stealth camping please let me know in the comments so that i can also write an article on how to choose the best stealth camping tent.
1- best camping tent for 4 seasons
weather is really important while you will be camping outdoors. most of the time you don’t have an air conditioner. so you want to buy a tent appropriate for the high humidity, snow, rain, or even stormy weather. for that aim, the first thing you have to pay attention to is the number of windows on the tent. the number of windows usually depends on the size of the tent. some tents have 2 doors which
2- camping tent fabric material
If you are you want to buy a camping tent for longterm usage, then the material is the first thing to consider. if you care too much on the price, but not the material and lifetime, very soon you might have to pay for buying a new tent. most common fabric materials on the market are Cotton(Canvas), PVC coated, Polyester Cotton, Polyester, and Nylon. I suggest choosing the Polyester since it has a long lifetime, keeps you warm in winter and is perfectly waterproof. and last but not the least, it is the best for the money. Considering the point that tents are damaged mostly on icy situations you
3- camping tent weight
Whether you are a professional backpacker or you are a family going on a vacation the weight matters the most. depending on whether you are going on a hiking camping, a car camping or maybe even biking, your choices on the weight varies. in this article, we are suggesting the ultralight tents assuming you are going to use the tent for hiking camping.
4- camping tent sizes and capacity
Choosing the right size is simple. Firstly it depends on whether you are car camping or hiking. If you have a car then go with the largest one you can afford. Cause you won’t have a hard time carrying it and trust me, you are going to enjoy the extra space for your stuff or sleeping. In fact
5- best camping tents under 100$
the prices for the tents varies from around 20$ to more than 1000$. deciding for the price you are willing to pay for a tent can be hard. in the list below you can find your best backpacking tent for under 100 $. However, I suggest you
The budget is not just a collection of numbers, but an expression of our values and aspirations.
Now with the quote on our minds, let’s take a look at the budget camping tent options on the market :
A 5 person tent with very good reviews on
This tent has good reviews on Amazon. But the price is still a little high. it is for 3
the Wenzel is a well-known brand. this tent for 3
It is one one of the cheapest ones you can find. the price is 36$. but pay attention that its fabric is polyethylene which has a shorter lifetime but still it is waterproof. It is for 3
|Wenzel 5 person||84 $||11.9 lbs||polyester||3-4 Season|
|ALPS Mountaineering||91 $||11 lbs||polyester||4 season|
|Wenzel 3 person||79 $||10 lbs||polyester||3-4 Season|
|Stansport McKinley Camping||36 $||8.4 lbs||polyethylene||4 season|
based on the table and the description we can see that the “Stansport McKinley Camping” is the best budget backpacking tent. but still, it is not the best quality or size you can find out there.
These tips are based on my own years of experience and research