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Latest MoonLight tent NEWS:
• MoonLight 3+ and 4+ tents are back in stock!
UL2 tents are on sale! These came before tariffs so we may not see these prices again for some time.
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Tent Different, tent better (better tent) The MoonLight tents are like no other

MoonLight Tents In 5 Sizes


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The MoonLights are the opposite of so many tents. They're strong, convenient, no-sag, easily staked and have no FR chemicals…and a heck of a lot more. Photo above: MoonLight 2 on the Left, MoonLight 4+ on the right.

I've designed over 250 tents in my career. I think these are the best by far. Here's a reviewer that agrees. The downside to making tents that are so well executed and thought-out is that it takes a lot of pages to explain everything.


We also make these bad boys

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The Deuce® #1 - .45 oz - For fanatical weight fanatics only
The Deuce® #2 - .60 oz - the evolved, new and improved version of the Deuce of Spades™ - for regular weight fanatics
The Deuce® #3 - .97 oz - our full sized trowel - It's a beast!

The Deuce® are ultralight backcountry latrine trowels that are also the first trowels in the world that could be used right-side up and UPSIDE DOWN (see our advanced techniques), they're super effective and ridiculously tough.
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