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Backpackers Tents Hang From Trees Like Hammocks

Backpackers Tents Hang From Trees Like Hammocks
Design

'Tentsile' is a shelter in an elevated position that connects to surrounding trees at three points.

Emma Hutchings
  • 19 march 2013

Instead of pitching a tent on the cold, hard ground, Tentsile lets you sleep above the ground as if you were in a hammock. It connects to surrounding trees at secure anchor points, provides a level base for lying flat, and features a ladder for climbing in and out.

Tents For Backpackers Hang From Trees Like Hammocks

Tentsile’s structure comprises a collapsable frame of webbing straps with fire retardant, UV PU and water resistant polyester fabric infill panels. Its elevated position means you don’t need to clear the site of foliage or rocks, and provides separation from flood, sand storms, earth tremors, cold and lumpy ground.

It also offers increased protection from wildlife, including insects, snakes and other creatures. Tentsile provides shelter in any kind of environment, and leaves minimal footprint or impact.

Tents For Backpackers Hang From Trees Like Hammocks

It comes with all the straps needed for set-up along with an instruction guide and user manual. The tree tents are manufactured in the UK and made to order, with a number of shapes, sizes and variations to choose from.

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