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Show us your touring tent

Discussion in 'Photo Gallery' started by itchybeard, 25 Oct 2015.

  1. JohnClimber

    JohnClimber Veteran

    The tarp is a Silwing, which is great as you have a massive coverage for very little weight and space

    The pole is made to measure to fit my tent and is perfect for the tarp as well, it was from Stuart at Bear Bones Bike Packing
    I've now upgraded to a carbon pole
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  3. toffee

    toffee Über Member

    Just bought one of these. Just right for our tour of Holland in July.

    Should look like this when erected


    I seem to have bought the last one as they have disappeared from the site.

    Red was £80 cheaper than green ^_^

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  4. toffee

    toffee Über Member

    Just put it up for the first time.

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  5. sir adrian dangerous

    sir adrian dangerous Senior Member

    IMAG0376.jpg Aldi special.The crocs aren't mine
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  6. TrishnBonnie

    TrishnBonnie Senior Member

    I like eurohike got this one as an 'upgrade' to my previous one I've had for almost 20yrs. Has a sewn in groundsheet, is pitched fly first and plenty room enough for me and dog and stuff. It's stable, very easy to put up myself, fine in the rain and not bad at all for £40 have backpacked with it looking forward to cycle camping on my days off if the rain ever stops :smile: IMAG0787.jpg
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  7. Brandane

    Brandane Rain magnet.

    My Vango Helix 100. It is quite light, but it is a bit claustrophobic!
    Not being a huge fan of cycle camping, I use it as a last resort. (It's the extra weight to carry around, plus I like a proper bed with en-suite facilities!).

  8. TrishnBonnie

    TrishnBonnie Senior Member

    Can be almost en suite if you pitch very near the shower block lol. It's lucky that I do like camping as I have a dog shame as I liked youth hostelling when younger would like to again :smile:
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  9. pawl

    pawl Veteran

    A bit of after cut lawn fertiliser would enhance the photograph
  10. toffee

    toffee Über Member

    That was after the first cut of the year. It's only had 2 since due to the amount of rain we have had.

  11. jay clock

    jay clock Massive member

    Hampshire UK
    Wild country Zephyros Lite 2 IMG_1599.JPG
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  12. Blue Hills

    Blue Hills Guru

    Oo, terry, been enticing pink croc shod individuals into your aldi tent?
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  13. albal

    albal Über Member

  14. uphillstruggler

    uphillstruggler Veteran

    Half way there
    I bought that, some one mentioned them on here, mine was a tenner iirc. - down from £15 in the sale.

    Probably a little small for longish tours or giants (over 6ft).
  15. uphillstruggler

    uphillstruggler Veteran

    Half way there
    And mine has never had pink crocs outside. Ever
    Last edited: 22 Sep 2016