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Luxe Tipi Shelter VS Compilation Videos

Luxe Tipi Shelter VS Compilation Videos

What is the difference between our hot tipi tents? Hexpeak XL vs Octopeak, Hexpeak vs Hexpeak XL, Megahorn vs Octopeak and then Minipeak vs Hexpeak. What are the size, fabric and weight difference? So we will try to sum it up as simply as possible, hope this helps!

Hunting Tent: Megahorn Tipi 4-person Video

Hunting Tent: Megahorn Tipi 4-person Video

This hot tent shelter can be used for base camp backcountry hunting. Sleep in the backcountry all season with this livable 4-season shelter. Run this floorless Tipi with an groundsheet, cot, bathtub floor or one of our many inner tents. Thanks for taking a look at our shelters!

Hexpeak XL 3p vs Octopeak 6p Tipi Comparison

Hexpeak XL 3p vs Octopeak 6p Tipi Comparison

The Luxe Hexpeak XL and Octopeak tipi tents for hunting and backpacking. Let's compare these two hot tent tipi shelters.

Ultralight Elk Backpack Hunt Scouting Rock Pitch Tips Video

Ultralight Elk Backpack Hunt Scouting Rock Pitch Tips Video

Overnight backcountry elk hunt scouting with the Hexpeak Tipi. Time was spent in the woods looking for elk sign and enjoying nature. We throw in tips on how to set up a tent on the rocks, without using tent stakes. We hope this inspires you to go sleep in the woods soon!

Habitat NX Hunting Tent (2p) Review and User Guide Video

Habitat NX Hunting Tent (2p) Review and User Guide Video

The Habitat NX is a waterproof freestanding tent for camping, hunting and backpacking. It is 2-person in size and has two doors for easy entering and exit. Having sections of vertical walls in the interior is what is most unique about this tent. Opens up lots of headroom and gives you the ability to sit up inside.

3W Tent Wood Stove User Guide Video

3W Tent Wood Stove User Guide Video

Join us unboxing our 3W Titanium Folding Stove. We walk you through the entire process of setting up this baby and show you what to expect on a first burn. Like a beautiful origami piece it all easily folds down into a small zippered pouch that you can grab for your next backpacking trip without feeling guilty about the weight.

Top Inner and Double Wall Tent Benefits

Top Inner and Double Wall Tent Benefits

One of the benefits of a floorless tipi tent is the ability to change how you use the shelter depending on season and needs. A hunter or backpacker may opt for an inner tent or a a simple groundsheet when heading out into the backcountry. What are the benefits of using an inner tent?

Octopeak Tipi 6-person Hot Tent (User Guide) Video

Octopeak Tipi 6-person Hot Tent (User Guide) Video

The Octopeak tipi is a large, yet lightweight hunting and backpacking shelter that sleeps up to six people. Let's discuss the setup and features of the Luxe Octopeak ripstop nylon teepee. With a weight under 4 pounds, this cone-shaped shelter will shed rain and snow allowing hunters and backpackers protection for extended stays in the outdoors.

Hexpeak 2p vs Hexpeak XL 3p Comparison Video

Hexpeak 2p vs Hexpeak XL 3p Comparison Video

Detailing the size differences between the standard and XL versions of the Hexpeak shelter. These tipi tents were designed for backpacking and pitch with a single pole. We hope this helps answers some questions we've been having regarding the difference in size. We hope this helps!

Hexpeak XL Tipi (Quick Overview) Video

Hexpeak XL Tipi (Quick Overview) Video

This modular backpacking shelter is available with many options. You can camp floorless or use a 1 or 2.5 person inner tent. The Hexpeak XL Tipi is also available with wood stove jack and snow skirts as accessories. This makes it a great tent for backpacking, hunting, bushcraft and/or winter camping. The waterproof outer tent can be pitched using trekking poles, center pole, exterior poles or hung from the top loop. Very versatile!
Minipeak Pyramid Tent (User Guide) Video

Minipeak Pyramid Tent (User Guide) Video

Step-by-step set up of the Minipeak Pyramid Tent. This shelter can be used for backpacking, hunting and general camping. Sleeps up to 2 people, and can be used floorless if you chose. We hope this helps!
Megahorn Tipi with Stove Jack (User Guide) Video

Megahorn Tipi with Stove Jack (User Guide) Video

This versatile floorless shelter is a suitable option for hunters and outdoorsmen who enjoy 4 season winter camping. The Megahorn when paired with a wood stove, allows ample room for two people to sleep and plenty of gear storage. The Megahorn made from waterproof polyester taffeta, is an ideal shelter for winter camping, providing enough space to use as a base camp shelter.