Gear Guide 2011: Tents

Stay warmer and drier thanks to efficient pole structures, geometries that enhance space and stormproofing, durable lightweight materials, and wind-tunnel-proven shapes.

One-Person Tents

Best All-around: EMS Velocity 1 Tent

Big & Tall: NEMO Moto 1P

Ultralight: TarpTent Moment Tent

Two-Person Tents

Great Space-to-Weight: Sierra Designs Lightning HT 2 Tent

Killer Deal: Mountainsmith Morrison Tent

All-Purpose Ultralight: Easton Kilo Tent

Shoulder Season: Marmot Turret 2P Tent

Lightest: Hyperlite Mountain Gear Echo II Tent

Mountaineering: MSR DragonTail Tent

Editors' Choice 2011: Kelty Salida 2

Best All-Around: Big Agnes Jack Rabbit SL2

Three- & Four-Person Tents

Most Versatile: NEMO Pentalite Tent

Mountaineering: Hilleberg Saitaris Tent

Best Ventilation: Marmot Boreas 3P Tent

Basecamper: Mountain Hardwear Corners 3 Tent

Killer Deal: Cabela's XPG Ultralight 3 Tent

Editors' Choice 2011: Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 4