New for 2018: Our most livable solo backpacking tent.
Our most livable tent for solo backpackers and campers, the MSR Elixir 1 tent combines a fast and easy setup with generous accommodations. The versatile tent features a large vestibule for storing gear and one easy-entry door. The tent body balances breathable mesh with solid canopy fabric to deliver ventilation, warmth and privacy. Inside, a built-in gear loft keeps smaller items organized and within reach, while the glow-in-the-dark zipper pull is easy to find at night. Whether you’re frontcountry camping or trekking deeper into the wilderness, the Elixir 1 tent was built for livability at the highest level. Footprint included.
Livable: Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom and fits one large mat; adaptable rainfly allows for excellent views; built-in gear lofts and glow-in-the-dark zipper pulls enhance livability.
Fast & Light Setup: Includes an MSR Elixir Footprint that allows for a lightweight Fast & Light setup with rainfly.
Easy Setup: Freestanding system features color-coded poles, clips and webbing, plus red vestibules for fast and easy setup.
Privacy: Mesh and solid fabric panels offer ventilation, warmth and privacy.
|Weight (Standard)||4 lbs 12 oz|
|Length (Standard)||86 in|
|Minimum Weight (Standard)||3 lbs 15 oz|
|Minimum Weight (Metric)||1.78 kg|
|Packed Weight (Standard)||4 lbs 12 oz|
|Packed Weight (Metric)||2.16 kg|
|Floor Area (Standard)||20 sq. ft|
|Floor Area (Metric)||1.86 sq. m|
|Vestibule Area (Standard)||12 sq. ft|
|Vestibule Area (Metric)||1.11 sq. m|
|Tent Volume (Standard)||28 cu. ft|
|Tent Volume (Metric)||793 liters|
|Number of Poles||2 7000 series aluminum|
|Interior Peak Height (Standard)||39 in|
|Interior Peak Height (Metric)||99 cm|
|Packed Size (Standard)||19 x 6 in|
|Packed Size (Metric)||48 x 15 cm|
|Number of Doors||1|
|Rainfly Fabric||68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR|
|Canopy Fabric||40D ripstop nylon DWR|
|Mesh Type||20D nylon micromesh|
|Floor Fabric||70D taffeta nylon 3000mm polyurethane & DWR|
|Vestibule Volume (Metric)||340 liters|
|Vestibule Volume (Standard)||12 cu. ft|