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  • Color coding makes the tent quick to set up with a combination of clips, sleeves and 4 strong aluminum poles that give the tent flexible stability
  • Large front and rear doors offer easy access and tuck cleanly away into interior pockets
  • Generous mesh windows in walls, ceiling and doors provide excellent ventilation; 2 fly ceiling vents help reduce condensation and can be accessed from inside the tent
  • Front and rear vestibules provide ample covered space to store gear; front vestibule's window lets you see the view and enjoy the light
  • Mesh gear attic and multiple interior pockets keep your tent organized; hang loops are located throughout the tent
  • Bound, cut-in floor and UV-resistant, full coverage polyester rainfly will not stretch or expand when wet, ensuring a consistently taut pitch
  • Convenient backpack-style carry bag organizes tent, fly and poles with extra space for footprint; footprint sold separately
  • The REI Base Camp 6 tent comes with 12 stakes, 4 guylines with tighteners, pole repair tube and gear attic


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Best Use Camping
Seasons 3 - 4-season
Sleeping Capacity 6-person
Minimum Trail Weight 17 lbs. 3 oz.
Minimum Trail Weight - Metric 7.8 kilograms
Packaged Weight 20 lbs. 6 oz.
Packed Size 25 x 17 x 9.5 inches
Floor Dimensions 10 ft. 5 in. x 8 ft. 4 in.
Floor Dimensions - Metric 301 x 254 centimeters
Floor Area 83 square feet
Vestibule Area 23 + 15 square feet
Peak Height 6 ft. 2 in. inches
Peak Height - Metric 188 centimeters
Number of Doors 2 doors
Number of Poles 4 + 1 vestibule pole
Pole Material Aluminum 6061 / 7001-T6
Pole Diameter 10.3 / 11.0 millimeters
Canopy Fabric Nylon taffeta
Floor Fabric Coated polyester oxford
Rainfly Fabric Coated polyester taffeta
Design Type Freestanding tent

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