Nemo Hornet 1P Tent

Nemo Hornet 1P Tent is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 23.
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Product Description Item No.   10272216

The Nemo Hornet 1P Tent is a ultralight tent for the solo backpacker. At just 2lbs packaged, you can toss it in your backpack and not worry about weighing yourself down. The poles are hubbed, creating a single pole so it'll be pretty difficult to leave it behind when tearing down camp. The single door provides enough space to enter with ease and there is enough room to sit up on the inside. Throw on the fly to prevent wind and rain from ruining your bed and it'll also create a vestibule for storing gear. Sleep tight, bug free.

FEATURES of the Nemo Hornet 1P Tent

  • A Large Side door makes entry/exit and access to your gear easier, and provides more coverage in the rain
  • Includes Luxury Details like the Light Pockets, volumizing guyouts, and watertight compression stuff sack
  • Hubbed pole intersections create a single pole for quick setup
  • True tub floor construction reduces seam construction and seam tape
  • Triangulated volumizing guyouts increase interior space by upto 15% using included volumizing clips
  • Inner tent has a built-in privacy panel for extended coverage and security

- + Product Specifications
Weight: 27 oz
Sleep Capacity: 1
Seasons: 3-Season
Best Use: Backpacking
Number of Doors: None
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Extremely cramped for 1 I bought this tent for it's light weight, which it is. I love the opacity of the fabric, versus another more sheer popular brand. That said, the sides of this tent slope and sag so horrifically, there was no room to sit up in this tent. Now, with only 2 weeks to go before my PCT hike, I'm scrambling to find a new tent. :(
Date published: 2018-06-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from EXPERIENCED users agree!!! This tent rocks! Looking for lightweight, functional, reliable shelter to sleep (not live) in? This is a great tent. My wife and I bought the 2P 2 years ago for a summer bike tour. It is ridiculously small (awesome for bike paniers or bikepacking packs), light, and packs a punch inversely proportional to it's size and weight. Tiny footprint allows for versatility of location (easy to find a space to put it), and it sets up quickly. I had initial reservations about the not-entirely "freestanding" corners, but with a little practice tensioning the stake-out corners, it was bomber; withstanding winds and (no joke) torrential rains in good form. I am 6' 200lbs and my wife is 5'6" 120lbs and the tent was spacious enough to serve its designed purpose... give us a place to sleep that provided shelter from the elements. We slept head to head to take advantage of the added height near the doors (2 doors were CLUTCH) and we needed to move around carefully and plan our entrance and egress carefully (so as to not "atomic elbow/knee" each other in the face or personal bits), but the tight quarters were a blissful and no brainer tradeoff for the teenie-tiny packed size and weight savings (the tent and fly can fit in a 1.5liter ultralight drybag). No, the materials are not as durable as heavier tents. On the first night, I accidentally zipped the fly into the zipper and put a tiny hole in it. Easily repaired and not repeated since. Experienced backcountry users who go into this purchase with an understanding of the trade-offs they make for the weight savings (and know how to set up a tent carefully and properly), will NOT be disappointed. If you are looking for a tent to live in (see one of the negative reviews), or use near lawnmowers, you should save your money and get a less expensive and more durable (and larger) tent (to the best of my knowledge, ultralight tents are not build/tested to withstand lawnmower shrapnel.)
Date published: 2018-06-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This tent is str8 dope. Good tent. Fits large klymit v luxe 30x76 pad. I'm 6'1" and it's just big enough for me. No spare room. So basically a perfect fit.
Date published: 2018-05-04
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Fell apart on first use... I wish this tent had lived up to my expectations... Looks great, easy to assemble and super-light. Rode out some massive thunderstorms high and try whike others were totally rained out. Sadly the materials are just not durable. Lived in mine for 4 weeks and within the first few days the insect mesh had come apart from the seam simply by opening the zipper a few times a day. The hole just got bigger. A passing lawnmower throwing up debris puncrured the fly easily while my neighbours less expensive tents were not affected at all. Ended up giving it away in disgust. Sorry guys, look elsewhere.
Date published: 2018-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from An Amazing Home! I have had this tent for over a year. I used it for 5.5 months while hiking the Appalachian Trail in 2017. The tall interior is great for sitting up, and made it easy to change clothes. I always had enough room along the sides of the tent to lay out items and I kept my pack in the tent with me. I guess I technically slept backwards with my feet and pack by the door. At 5ft 9in I could stretch out nice and long without any issues! I always stayed dry and this thing is pretty freaking toasty inside. During hot weather, there is great airflow and I only ever felt too warm if I was in direct sunlight, but that was never for long and you can always take the fly off/ open the vestibule. I could not have asked for a better home for nearly half a year. It is still in great shape and I have no doubts that it has many more adventures left in it with proper care.
Date published: 2018-03-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Durable Tent I used the Nemo Hornet 1P tent last year during my hiking adventures. This tent lasted me for all 2,200 miles and is still in decent shape! I have been in all types of weather with this tent and it has held up fine. I stayed dry during rainstorms and the tent held up well during nights with 80+ mph winds. This tent did not get a tear in the fabric even after traveling through the unforgiving terrain of the desert. I really enjoyed how easy it was to set up and also how light it is. I'd highly recommend this tent.
Date published: 2018-02-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Like Air! After going through several other tents the Nemo Hornet has become the one and last tent. The footprint was confusing at first but it is an igneous design.
Date published: 2018-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from awesome tent Have used this tent for the SIA-IAT Quebec and several other overnighters. Great packing and weight. Have used with only rocks(no stakes) with great sucess. Wish the tarp door zipper worked both ways so I could leave a gap at the top for better ventilation. Can't figure out how to attach footprint & tarp (head end) at the same time????
Date published: 2017-12-12
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Info above mentions that it is first a 1p tent and later a 2p tent. While looking at it, I would think that it is a 1p tent... which is it?

Asked by: chasecyc
HIya chasecyc,thanks for your question! This is a 1 person tent. Sorry for the confusion!
Answered by: Alice in Wanderland
Date published: 2017-03-28
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