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Old 12-19-13, 10:29 AM   #1
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One or Two Person Tent for Tall Guys

Hello all. Any recommendations for tents for tall (6 foot 4) people that are one or two person tents?
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Quarter Dome T2 Plus
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My Stevenson 3R is 12 feet long from one end to the other ... and for sale.

as is the Long wide 4 season triple Bag.
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Old 12-19-13, 11:49 AM   #4
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My Stevenson 3R is 12 feet long from one end to the other ... and for sale.

as is the Long wide 4 season triple Bag.
post pics please
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Sent PM I can send pictures direct

rather than via doing the link to a 3rd party public picasa Etc. link

just Old Guy, not that smart on the web thing..
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The Hilleberg Allak is very roomy for one with an inside length of 89". Pricey and heavy but durable. Well made and well designed.
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I used a Quarterdome T2 plus on recent trip. It worked well as far as size was concerned (94x54 instead of 84x51) and had a decent height to sit up in the tent and good vestibules. The drawback for me was that the zippers stopped working - first on one side and then the other. Some of that might not be unique to this tent as did a lot of camping in the desert including a good sandstorm.
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At 6'3", I can fit myself and a my 6'1"ish buddy (or my two small boys) in my Eureka Spitfire 2, and it's reasonably light and cheap.
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I'm 6'5" with wide shoulders and have plenty of room, even with another person in the tent.
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Didn't you just buy a big tent earlier this year?
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Didn't you just buy a big tent earlier this year?
Yes. Its perfect for my girlfriend and I when we tour together but a little too big for me. Love the design and everything about it though. Just searching options at this point. What do you use?
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Yes. Its perfect for my girlfriend and I when we tour together but a little too big for me. Love the design and everything about it though. Just searching options at this point. What do you use?
When have you and your girlfriend toured together?

I recently added a Big Agnes UL2 to my tent stable. Like it a lot. Light, easy to set up and enough room for my 6'2" body.
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When have you and your girlfriend toured together?

I recently added a Big Agnes UL2 to my tent stable. Like it a lot. Light, easy to set up and enough room for my 6'2" body.
Thanks. Big Anges makes good tents. Get it at rei?
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Thanks. Big Anges makes good tents. Get it at rei?
I did. It was on sale when I bought it. They make a one-man version, but I think it's not free standing, which is a deal breaker for me.
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