Color: Kabocha Orange

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Tough enough to handle any weather, but lighter than most 4-season tents, the REI Co-op Arete ASL 2 tent gives you all-season lightness (ASL) and sturdy, comfortable room for 2 in any season.

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  • 4-pole design increases structural stability for dependable all-season use, and increases both internal living and storage space
  • Large door makes it easier to get in and out
  • Wide vestibule provides sheltered storage space for gear
  • Adjustable vents create cross-flow ventilation that releases condensation
  • Dead-end pole sleeves and color-coding make setup quick
  • Adapts to a variety of seasons and climates: Inner tent is fully closeable, with zippered panels that cover the mesh panels and vents
  • Unzipped vestibule overhangs tent door so the rain stays outside
  • Multiple storage options include corner pockets, roof pockets and hang loops; use the door pocket to hold door out of the way or for storage
  • 40-denier nylon rainfly is lightweight yet strong, reducing sagging in damp conditions
  • No-wick welded construction ensures that moisture won't sneak through susceptible areas, such as guyout points, pole wraps and zippers
  • Reflective trims and detailing help spotting of tent guylines at night
  • Vestibule stake-out loops can accommodate skis or splitboards
  • Comes with guylines and tighteners, stakes, pole and stake bags, pole repair tube and lightweight stuff sack
  • Footprint not included
  • Canopy mesh is solution-dyed, which supports reduced water and energy use compared with a conventional dyeing process
  • REI is Climate Neutral Certified; as we work to actively reduce our footprint, we measure annual carbon emissions and purchase an equivalent amount of verified carbon credits
  • Contains materials that meet the bluesign® criteria


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Technical Specs

Item #178007
Best Use



3 - 4-season

Sleeping Capacity


Minimum Trail Weight

5 lbs. 10 oz.

Packaged Weight

6 lbs. 5 oz.

Packed Size

20 x 6 x 6 inches

Floor Dimensions

88 x 57/60/44 (L x W head/shoulder/foot) inches

Floor Area

32.9 square feet

Vestibule Area

8.7 square feet

Peak Height

43 inches

Number of Doors

1 door

Number of Poles


Pole Material


Canopy Fabric

40-denier ripstop nylon (bluesign approved)

Floor Fabric

70-denier nylon taffeta (bluesign approved)

Rainfly Fabric

40-denier ripstop nylon (bluesign approved)

Footprint Included


Design Type



Contains materials that meet the bluesign® criteria

From a Climate Neutral Certified brand

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