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Description

Features:

  • Three season, free-standing, deluxe car camping/ base camp tent
  • Lightweight aluminum poles with press fit connectors
  • Two built-in storage shelves.
  • Interior mesh pockets
  • Welcome mat on front door provides space for muddy shoes
  • Fly is durable polyester rip-stop with 1500mm waterproof Polyurethane coating
  • Floor is durable polyester with 1500mm waterproof Polyurethane coating
  • Tent body is lightweight polyester mesh and durable polyester rip-stop. Tent body doors are polyester with 1500mm waterproof polyurethane coating
  • Sleeves and plastic clips attach the tent body to the pole frame for quick and easy set-up
  • All seams taped with waterproof, solvent-free polyurethane (No PVC or VOC's) tape
  • 14 superlight aluminum stakes included with tents
  • Reflective guyline for nighttime visibility
  • Color coded grommet webbing and buckles make set up easy
  • Accessory vestibules are sold separately and come 7 superlight aluminum stakes. Vestibule adds 37sq ft of covered space
  • Briefcase style carry bag with long shoulder straps and organizational pockets
  • Gear loft loops included: Fits Big Agnes TRAPEZOID gear loft - sold separately
  • Color: Yellow/Red
  • Since the Big House tents are large, high profile tents, we recommend staking out all stake out points and all guy outs for the most stability, especially in windy conditions.

    Note: we list several weights for our tents to aid your product research. 
Trail weight refers to poles, fly and tent body. 
Packed weight includes poles, fly, tent body, stakes, guy lines, stuff sacks, instructions, and packaging. 
Fast Fly weight refers to the poles, tent fly and accessory Fast Fly footprint.
     
  Big House 4
Trail Weight 9lb 7oz
Packed Weight 10lb 6oz
Footprint Weight 1lb
Fast Fly Weight  
Packed Size 4 x 14" x 26"
Floor Area 65sq ft
Vestibule Area sq ft
Head Height 68"

 

       

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Rating: (1 Review)

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Someone (LITTLETON, CO USA)

BIG Agnes BIG house

The Big Agnes Big House meets the needs of a base camp/family car camper. Lots of room, very sturdy & easy to put up. It took me about 15 min to put up by myself. The materials are all of good quality and look to be able to withstand Colorado camping. The roll up rain fly is awesome as temps change in CO quickly. So far, I have taken the big house camping around Bailey, CO (Brown's canyon, Chinaman Gulch & Eleven Mile Res) for some fly fishing. In March-April, temps dropped to around 25 with high winds at night. We did need to use our bags for heat, but the tent handled the wind/rain without any problems & no leaks at all. 3 people and 2 dogs (husky & terrier) fit comfortably. I did get optional the footprint & vestibule, both of which I would highly recommend. There is plenty of storage in the tent (shelves & pockets) to hold misc gear. However, the vestibule provides a great place to store your bigger gear & boots. After you are done camping & packing everything up, you will really appreciate the carrying bag. It holds everything (tent, footprint, vestibule & stakes) easily & closes up to a very easy to carry bag. The Big House is made from quality materials, but that causes it to be fairly heavy packed. If I took it backpacking, I would prolly just split the load... All in all, this looks to be a great tent for the car camping trips. The only reason I took off a star, is because of the way the 3rd pole going from side-to-side pulls the tent edges out & seem to pull out excessively. I'm not sure that it will cause any problems, but it looks to stress the tent at the points that the poles attach to the tent.

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