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Marmot Earlylight 2P Tent

Hatch/Dark Cedar
Hatch/Dark Cedar

This product is no longer available, but don't go just yet.


  • With 2 doors and 2 vestibules, there's plenty of room to store your gear, and you don't have to crawl over your tentmate to get in and out
  • Color-coded poles and clips simplify and speed tent setup
  • DAC Featherlite® poles offer a high strength-to-weight ratio; pole clips with 2 connection points make easy work of setting up the Marmot Earlylight tent
  • Catenary-cut floor provides a tight pitch; taped seams are lifted off the ground to ensure waterproof protection
  • UV-resistant, fully seam sealed polyester rainfly resists stretching when wet, ensuring a consistently taut pitch
  • Waterproof and UV-resistant window in fly lets light in and lets you check the weather outside
  • Snag-free zipper flap and jingle-free zipper pulls enhance livability
  • As a convenient option, poles and rainfly can be set up with the footprint to create a lightweight shelter


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Best Use Backpacking
Seasons 3-season
Sleeping capacity 2-person
Minimum trail weight 4 lbs. 12 oz.
Fly / footprint pitch weight 3 lbs. 6 oz.
Packaged weight 5 lbs. 5 oz.
Packed size 7 x 18 inches
Floor dimensions 88 x 54 inches
Floor area 30 square feet
Vestibule area 11.5 + 11.5 square feet
Peak height 39 inches
Number of doors 2 doors
Number of poles 2
Pole material Aluminum DAC Featherlite
Pole diameter 9 millimeters
Canopy fabric 68-denier ripstop polyester
Floor fabric 70-denier coated nylon
Rainfly fabric 68-denier coated ripstop polyester
Design type Freestanding
Minimum trail weight - metric 2.15 kilograms
Peak height - metric 99 centimeters
Floor dimensions - metric 224 x 137 centimeters

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