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Top 6 Tent Wood Stoves in 2021

Top 6 Tent Wood Stoves in 2021

Adding a wood stove to your large teepee or tent can be great in those cold months of the year. For decades hunters have added wood stoves to their large military style canvas tents to keep warm in the winter. Now, with the availability of lightweight materials (titanium and stainless steel), several companies have started manufacturing small lightweight packable stoves for backpacking, hunting or winter camping.

Late Season Hunting Tent Guide Compilation Video

Late Season Hunting Tent Guide Compilation Video

Late season hunting Luxe wood stove tent recommendations. Here are a few shelters we use on our late season elk and deer hunts in the Pacific Northwest. We hope this short guide helps!

Twinpeak 5-person Awning Tent with Stove Jack Quick Look Video

Twinpeak 5-person Awning Tent with Stove Jack Quick Look Video

Quick overview of the Twinpeak 5-person Hot Tent. Key features include: tent wood stove jack, 3 doors entry points (one of which opens as tent awning), floorless or optional 2-person inner tent. Thanks for checking out our shelter!

Hunting Tent: Hexpeak XL Tipi Wood Stove Shelter 3-person Video

Hunting Tent: Hexpeak XL Tipi Wood Stove Shelter 3-person Video

Using a single trekking pole with extension or dedicated folding pole, this floorless tent is very simple to set up. Optionally, a modular floor with bug screen can be added if conditions require more protection, well as a wood stove jack and snow skirts. Thank you for considering this lightweight shelter!

Wood Stoves for Tents (What They Are) Function and Tips Video

Wood Stoves for Tents (What They Are) Function and Tips Video

What is a tent wood stove? A tent wood stove burns wood as fuel and requires a stove jack for the chimney to exit the shelters living area. Generally, a stove jack is made of a fireproof material which makes it possible for a red hot chimney pipe to exit the tent.

Hexpeak XL Tipi User Guide Video

Hexpeak XL Tipi User Guide Video

Setting up the Hexpeak XL Ultralight wood stove tipi. Lay out your tent and stake out the first 4 points. Next insert your center pole, set at 5 and a quarter feet, or 160 cm. Then stake out the remaining corners and make adjustments as needed. When complete there should be no wrinkles in the tent fabric.

Repair Tent (Hole or Rip) Damage Easily

Repair Tent (Hole or Rip) Damage Easily

Sometimes unintended mistakes happen and we damage a tent. This is a solution to repair 90% of rips, tears or burns to most fabrics used in the outdoor industry. We hope this helps get you back outdoors asap!

Minipeak XL Pyramid Tent (Pro Tips) for Winter Camping Video

Minipeak XL Pyramid Tent (Pro Tips) for Winter Camping Video

Going over our favorite 6 helpful pro tips for utilizing the Minipeak XL Pyramid Tent to its full potential. Weight saving, condensation prevention, drying clothes, proper stove jack use, important shape for structure, and pole height. We hope you found these tips informative for your next outdoor adventure!
Rocket XL Shelter: User Guide Video

Rocket XL Shelter: User Guide Video

The ultralight Rocket XL wood stove tarp was designed with the tall hunter in mind. Available with extra length (over 11') which can fit tall people, wood stove and gear. The side entrance doubles as a tent awning/glassing tarp.

Hercules Tent (Quick) Set Up Guide Video

Hercules Tent (Quick) Set Up Guide Video

The Hercules is a 4-season, freestanding dome shaped wood stove tent, for hunting and camping. It was designed to use a wood burning stove inside.

Winter Camping Twinpeak Wood Stove Tent Video

Winter Camping Twinpeak Wood Stove Tent Video

Winter camping in cold weather using the Twinpeak Wood Stove Tent with Awning. This shelter sleeps up to 5 people or 4 with a tent wood stove. Designed for group winter camping or as a basecamp shelter. Thanks for watching!

Hexpeak XL vs Minipeak XL 3p Comparison Video

Hexpeak XL vs Minipeak XL 3p Comparison Video

Let’s Compare the Luxe Minipeak XL and Hexpeak XL. Use these shelters for cold weather hunting and backpacking. Both have the available tent wood stove jack option, to create a hot tent for winter conditions.