backpacking tent

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Noun1.backpacking tent - a tent that can be carried in a backpackbackpacking tent - a tent that can be carried in a backpack
collapsible shelter, tent - a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs); "he pitched his tent near the creek"
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And that's how I wound up leaving my backpacking tent at home and doing something my 22-year-old self might have balked at: glamping.
I could barely hear her over the rain pounding our small backpacking tent.
I leaned my bike against one of the trees, (which are perfectly spaced to provide shade to the campsites while still allowing a lake view), and pitched my backpacking tent, making sure to angle it to deflect the westerly breeze off the lake.
Along with other outdoor retailers, NEMO provided each of the winners with a lightweight backpacking tent, sleeping bag and a sleeping pad.
The Rimrock 2P (2-person) Backpacking Tent with camo fly from Easton Technical Products ($329; www.
Although designer Buckminster Fuller had been working on the principle of geodesic shelters since the 1920s, it wasn't until the '70s that sufficient advances had been made in tent materials to allow the first geodesic backpacking tent to be commercially produced.
Set up a backpacking tent, put a sleeping bag in it, get a stove and some cookware out.