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Backpacker Magazine – April 2009

Gear Guide 2009: 2-Person Tents

From the most innovative to the most eco-friendly, pitch one of these 2-person tents for your home away from home.

by: Kelly Bastone


2-PERSON

Best All-Around
Kelty Gunnison 2.1

Best Buy
REI Hoodoo 2

Most Innovative
Tarptent Double Rainbow

Killer Deal
Eureka Zeus 2 Classic

Editors' Choice Green Award
Big Agnes Salt Creek Recycled

Top Ultralight
Sierra Designs Vapor Light 2

Tough and Light
Exped Aries Mesh

All-Conditions Champ
GoLite Valhalla 2+

Big and Versatile
Mountain Hardwear Taurine 2

Lightest
MSR Carbon Reflex 2

Eco-Friendly Single-Wall
Nemo Nano OZ

Extra Large
The North Face Madraque 23



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