Often the sheer choice of options for tents and shelters can be beweildering to the novice and even the more proficient. Or maybe you're looking into other options as an alternative to your existing set-up. In this video I take a look at some of the pros and cons of different types of tents and shelters. I apologise that it's quite long, but I wanted to cram in as much as possible. I hope that you find it helpful.
I take a comparative look at the weight differences between a hammock set up and a tent set up. This is not a review of ultra-light high-end gear that costs hundreds and hundreds of pounds, but a look at what is more affordable for the weekend wild camper and backpacker. Not everyone's quest is for lighter weight setups for the sake of it, but an effort to just make our time out more enjoyable. After all, I'm not getting any younger!
We're often asked which is better, and, can you do a comparison? So here it is folks. A rundown of the Cloud Peak 2 and the LanShan 2 tents.
A question that often crops up is what is the difference between the Lanshan 2 and the Lanshan 2 Pro tents, and which one would suit my needs better? To start with the basics, the Lanshan 2 is cheaper than the Lanshan 2 Pro, whilst the Lanshan 2 Pro is lighter than the Lanshan 2. Well, I guess that's the question answered? Of course it's not. You folks want far more detail than that don't you? In essence, the Lanshan 2 has a traditional set up of having a separate flysheet and inner tent, whereas the Lanshan 2 Pro is...