5 Cool Tent Upgrades

Make your tent a little sturdier, a little handier, and a little more visible with these five accessories.

Photos and text by Joel Nyquist.

A new tent wasn’t in my budget, but my old dome needed an upgrade. Check out these five simple accessories that let me pimp out my tent without breaking the bank. I tested them on my Kelty Gunnison 2, REI Cirque ASL, and Integral Designs SilTunnel for two months in Shenandoah, VA, and in Colorado at the Great Sand Dunes and atop St. Mary’s Glacier.