Marmot  Limelight 3P Tent

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The Marmot Limelight 3P tent offers 3 backpackers a comfortable space and tough yet lightweight construction. Limelight also offers great value as it comes complete with footprint and gear loft!


  • Large side doors provide convenient access; 2 vestibules offer storage space for personal gear
  • Color coded poles and webbing simplify setup; snag-free zipper flaps won't get hung up
  • DAC Pressfit® aluminum poles feature a pressed-in ferrule, ensuring the poles remain strong and reliable
  • DAC/Marmot double clips disperse stress over a large area and won't slide; plus, they have an incredible breaking strength and are easy to use with gloves
  • UV-resistant, seam-sealed polyester rainfly won't stretch or expand when wet, ensuring a consistently taut pitch
  • Catenary cut floor provides a tight pitch with reduced weight; fully seam-taped bathtub floor maintains waterproofness
  • Window Weld™ design gives views to the outside, lets in light and reduces weight; fly vent increases air circulation inside tent
  • Light-reflective points help you find your tent at night; jingle-free nylon zipper pulls remain quiet in windy weather
  • Interior pockets organize your equipment and provide storage up off the floor while inside the Marmot Limelight 3 tent
  • As a convenient option, poles and rainfly can be set up with the footprint to create a lightweight shelter


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Technical Specs

Item #828150
Best Use




Sleeping Capacity


Minimum Trail Weight

5 lbs. 15 oz.

Fly / Footprint Pitch Weight


Packaged Weight

6 lbs. 11 oz.

Packed Size

8 x 22 inches

Floor Dimensions

93 x 66 inches

Floor Area

42.6 square feet

Vestibule Area

10 + 10 square feet

Peak Height

46 inches

Number of Doors

2 doors

Number of Poles


Pole Material

Aluminum DAC Pressfit

Pole Diameter

9.0 millimeters

Canopy Fabric

Ripstop polyester

Floor Fabric

Coated nylon

Rainfly Fabric

Coated ripstop polyester

Footprint Included


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