Are MSR tents worth the money?

Are MSR tents worth the money?

Overall Conclusion. Overall we feel that the MSR Hubba Hubba NX is an extremely well designed, durable, spacious and smart tent that provides excellent protection in windy, wet weather. We consider the Hubba Hubba one of the best backpacking tents on the market and highly recommend it.

Does MSR Hubba Hubba come with footprint?

EMS Special Offer: MSR Hubba Hubba NX Combo Deal Includes MSR Universal Footprint and Free 24hr Shipping. (Footprint will be added to basket automatically) Whether you’re setting out to walk the Rhinogs, bag a few Munros, or camp out on the beach, the freestanding, Hubba Hubba tent lets you enjoy the full experience.

Which MSR tent is the best?

The Best MSR Tents Of 2021

Name Floor Area Season Rating
MSR Hubba NX Tent, Red 18 sq ft 3 Season
MSR Hubba Hubba NX Tent, Red 29 sq ft 3 Season
MSR Elixir 2 Backpacking Tent, Red 29 sq ft 3 Season
MSR Pappa Hubba NX Tent, Red 53 sq ft 3 Season

How do I pack my MSR Hubba Hubba?

Re: How to pack MSR Hubba Hubba Definitely roll it up – to ensure it packs in minimal space. I do fold the footprint separately and slid it into the bag. Pegs and poles are often slid down the side rather than rolled in. Inner is folded and placed on folded outer and then all rolled up.

Is MSR a good brand?

MSR tents are known for their durability, low weight and high quality. They can accommodate from one to eight persons and are very modular. The brand’s most popular tents are the MSR Hubba Hubba 2-person tent and the MSR Mutha Hubba 3-person tent. We have listed MSR tents in our review of the Best Backpacking Tents.

Is Hubba Hubba worth it?

We think that the MSR Hubba Hubba NX offers good value if you prioritize a balance between weight and durability. It’s in a high-end bracket, and its performance doesn’t quite match its price point, but we have reason to believe that it will stand the test of time.

What is footprint tent?

What Is A Tent Footprint? A footprint (or groundsheet) is a lightweight sheet roughly the shape of your tent floor’s outline that lays beneath your tent forming a barrier or extra layer between your tent floor and the ground. These are often additional or optional pieces of gear.

Can I use a tarp as a tent footprint?

You CAN utilize a tarp as a tent footprint. Due to the tarps’ durability, we often use them to protect the tent’s exterior from the elements. Therefore, a tarp can be used under the tent to protect the bottom from the elements and ground debris as well.

Why is my rain fly sticky?

It could be that some combination of moisture/warmth/tight packing has caused the polyurethane coating on the fly to deteriorate a little and become semi-liquid, and it’s now gluing itself together.

Who bought MSR?

In August 2001, MSR was acquired by Cascade Designs.

Is the MSR Mutha Hubba NX a backpacking tent?

With a floorplan that offers each occupant easy access to doors and gear, the MSR Mutha Hubba NX tent is the ideal tent for a trio backpacking deep into the Sierras in the heat of summer, or tackling the Appalachian Trail for an extended trip in the spring.

Do you need footprint for Mutha Hubba NX?

THE FOOTPRINT | I don’t think a footprint is necessary for the Mutha Hubba NX, but if you want to use this tent in the 3 lbs 11 oz / 1.66 kg “Fast & Light” configuration (just the rainfly and poles, without the tent’s interior), then you will need the footprint. The footprint costs an additional $40 and weighs 11 oz 312 g. Seriously, MSR?

What are the features of the Hubba NX backpacking tent?

From its spacious interior to its quick setup, this tent redefines lightweight livability. And now it boasts premier durability features, including virtually indestructible Easton ® Syclone ™ poles and MSR’s long-lasting Xtreme Shield ™ waterproof coating.

How do you guy out a Hubba tent?

To guy out your tent, run cord from the tent’s guy point through the tensioner. Pass the cord around the stake and back through the tensioner, keeping the curved side of the tensioner toward the stake. Tie a knot at the end of the cord. To tighten cord, pull the tensioner up along the cord and release.