MSR Elixir 2-Person Tent

MSR Elixir 2-Person Tent

MSR Elixir 2-Person Tent is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 57.
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Product Description Item No.   10238336

The MSR Elixir 2-Person Tent is a lightweight backpacking tent for you and your favorite hiking partner. With 50 inches of width space and 84 inches of length, you and your loved one, best friend, or puppy can sleep side by side without elbows getting in the way. The two person tent offers a door and vestibule for each side, making entering easy on everyone. Exiting the tent is simple too, go figure! A combination of solid fabric and mesh allows for enough breathability while maintaining privacy, so don't worry about those peeping squirrels deep in the backcountry. The rainfly features rain gutters at each entrance, allowing for drip-free entry/exit and the tent also includes a footprint, so you don't have to add anything extra to your cart. Headed out for a hot summer weekend? Leave the tent at home and go out with just the rainfly, footprint, and poles for a super lightweight set up that provides protection in case of an unexpected rain.

FEATURES of the MSR Elixir 2-Person Tent

  • MSR Footprint included
  • Unique pole geometry creates optimizes headroom
  • Star-patterned skylight allows for excellent views
  • Two large, easy-entry StayDry doors and vestibules
  • Light gray rainfly color (neutral light)
  • Dual rainfly vents for cross ventilation
  • Mesh and solid canopy fabric for venting, warmth and privacy
  • Color-coded poles, clips and webbing for easy setup
  • Waterproof, taped-seam rainfly and bathtub-style floor
  • Lightweight guy-outs
  • Bar tack reinforced stress points
  • Multiple pockets for easy organization

- + Product Specifications
Features: Double Wall, Footprint Included, Free Standing, Vestibule
Best Use: Backpacking, Camping
Weight: 74 oz
Sleep Capacity: 2
Seasons: 3-Season
Packed Dimensions: 20 x 7 oz
Minimum Trail Weight: 3 lb 9 oz
Floor Area: 29 Square Feet
Vestibule Area: 17.5 square feet
Peak Height: 40 in.
Number of Poles: 2
Tent Pole Material: Aluminum
Tent Fabric: Nylon
Rainfly Fabric: 68D Ripstop Polyester
Canopy Fabric: 40D ripstop nylon
Floor Fabric: 70D PU Nylon Taffeta
Product Technology: DWR
Disclaimer: We only ship this brand to US Addresses.
Number of Doors: 2
DWR tech

Durable Water Repellant
DWR (Durable Water Repellent) is a coating that is applied to fabrics which makes them water-resistant, or hydrophobic. A DWR finish doesn't interfere with breathability, which makes it perfect for adverse conditions in the backcountry.

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excited To Try! I bought this a month ago and I am really looking forward to using it. I want to start backpacking more often and car camp. I figured that this would be a great starter tent for me and can't wait to use it.
Date published: 2017-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from solid kayaking tent Needed to update to a freestanding tent for kayaking in the San Juan Islands. Also wanted a bit more room since weight was not as big of an issue in a kayak. So far used once on a 3 day trip and am very satisfied . At 6 foot 4 there is enough length and the extra space for gear is nice. Vestibules are large and the included footprint adds to the overall value. Looking forward to many more trips!
Date published: 2017-10-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great design. Easy assembly. Well thought. Bought for an Brooks Range arctic trip. Glad I did. No regrets. Has become a favorite. A great piece of gear. Used a space blanket for footprint. A great wilderness habitat for humanity.
Date published: 2017-10-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Small and Compact Easy setup, two people would be cozy but would be an awesome one person tent as well.
Date published: 2017-08-22
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good tent but very flimsy poles Pros: Very good quality overall, all the stiches, the fabrics, the zippers are very good quallity , plenty of room inside and withthe vestibules, Color coded for easy pitch No so good: No so fresh in hot weather due the lack of mesh, no inner pockets, junst the mesh one that re against the same mesh of the tnet I didnt like that. Cons or BAD: The poles are veri thin and fragile, the first time I pitched my tent the gray pole broke, The color codes on the fly were mixed red in the gray tab and gray in the red tab
Date published: 2017-08-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love it! I love this tent! I shopped for weeks to find the tent which best fit my needs and wasn't disappointed. So far I've only used it for short excursions but plan to do some week long trips this Summer and look forward to really testing it out.
Date published: 2017-07-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Many years of great use. I have used this tent for a few years now - hiking, car camping and motorcycle camping. The 2 person is just right for me and I am 6 foot. This tent has been through some rough times - even had a large limb fall on it - the poles bent but I remained safe. (Darn Samsquatches) I do recommend getting the foot print and extend the life a bit longer. This is my go to tent. I will say it's a bit heavy for super long trips - looking at a Hubba Hubba NX 2 to lighten the load, but for the money - this thing is bullet proof so a little bit of weight is a fair trade off for reliability.
Date published: 2017-07-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from super fast and easy to set up, lightweight. Excellent tent. Great features and it's long enough for me (I'm 6'4"). Love my tent. Its a Home away from home.
Date published: 2016-11-14
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Is this tent freestanding? Thanks!

Asked by: absquatulate
Hey there, thanks for reaching out to us! This tent is freestanding. I hope this helps!
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2016-08-13

Aside from the foot print that attaches under the tent does the tent have a tarp bottom itself?

Asked by: Chloe
Hey there! The MSR Elixir 2-Person Tent has a footprint included. Huzzah! As for an additional covering for the inside part of the tent's floor, most tents do not come with something like that these days. If you have a dog with sharp nails or something like that and you're worried about the inner part of the tent's floor being torn, you could use any sort of tarp, canvas, or even a blanket to provide extra protection. If you have a really cute dog you can send pictures addressed to "Galactus."
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2016-08-13
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