Deschutes Ultralight Solo Tarp Tent
The Deschutes Shelters have 44 ft 2 of coverage and a setup height of 49”. Inside you have plenty of room to sit up and the extra room lets you spread out your gear. The full length vestibule zipper makes for easy entry.
Constructed from tough but light Silicone Nylon, the Deschutes Tarp weights 13 ounces and is quite affordable. When mated with the Serenity NetTent you have a double wall solo tent, that weighs a mere 24 ounces.
Most tarps have one or more gaps that you need to deal with to stay dry. The Deschutes has 360 o weather protection. This tarp helps you the worst storms while staying nice and dry. It's single pole pyramid Structre makes it easy to setup and very stable. It easily handles both wind and light snow loads.
When using a trekking pole for setup. You can vary the height of the tent to optimize for prevailing conditions. Setup higher for maximum ventilation and low for stormy conditions.