Tents

Choosing The Right Camping Tent

Your tent is probably the most important item in your camping inventory, and the wrong sized tent or one that isn’t of good quality can ruin any camping trip. We sell only quality camping tents and probably have the tent you’re looking for, whether you camp on your own or take the family with you.

Of course, the size of tent is probably your biggest concern, when buying a tent. Tent packaging indicates the number of people the tent can accommodate, although many campers choose one larger than they need, just for the extra space. Of course, a tent that’s easy to put up and dismantle is always a good thing, and additional features such as storage pockets, room dividers, opening windows and an awning should all be considered.

Some tents are better suited to some conditions and environments than others. If you’re camping in the wilderness or anticipate extreme weather, a lightweight tent with plenty of ventilation isn’t your best choice. Some tents are more waterproof than others, and the weight of the tent may also be factor, especially if you’ll be carrying it yourself for some distance.

Tents have been around for thousands of years, although the tent as we know it today originated in the middle of the 19th century. Since then, advances in technology and manufacturing have meant that tents are affordable, functional and and durable. You’ll be sure to find just what you’re looking for when you browse our selection of high quality camping tents.