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7 Day Tipi Wood Stove Tent Backpack Elk Hunt (Early Season) Rainforest

7 Day Tipi Wood Stove Tent Backpack Elk Hunt (Early Season) Rainforest

7 day backcountry elk hunting with the Minipeak XL Hot Tent as a basecamp. We used the 3W Tent Wood Stove in this shelter to dry our clothes, take the chill off and even cook food. All of this gear was packed inside our backpacks under human power.

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.

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!

Twinpeak Wood Stove Tent (5p) with Awning: User Guide Video

Twinpeak Wood Stove Tent (5p) with Awning: User Guide Video

The Luxe Twinpeak basecamp hunting and backpacking hot tent. Setup of the Twinpeak begins with staking out the 4 end corners first. Then insert your two poles. Now stake out remaining stake out points and adjust tension.

Megahorn XL Tipi 8-person Wood Stove Tent Quick Look Video

Megahorn XL Tipi 8-person Wood Stove Tent Quick Look Video

Quick overview of the Megahorn XL 8-person Hot Tent. Key features include: tent wood stove jack, two doors entry points with no-see-um bug mesh, floorless/removable floor or peak vent opening for tent stove pipe (with adapter). Thanks for checking out our shelter!

Minipeak XL Pyramid (3p) Wood Stove Tent: User Guide Video

Minipeak XL Pyramid (3p) Wood Stove Tent: User Guide Video

The Luxe Minipeak XL hunting and backpacking hot tent shelter. Let’s discuss the setup and features of this pyramid shaped, floorless hot tent. Beg...
Megahorn XL Tipi (8p) Wood Stove Tent: User Guide Video

Megahorn XL Tipi (8p) Wood Stove Tent: User Guide Video

Setup of the XL begins with staking out 4 opposing corners and inserting the included center pole. Because of the height of the shelter, we recommend clipping the top cap on prior to inserting the center pole.
Minipeak XL 3-person Pyramid Wood Stove Tent Quick Look Video

Minipeak XL 3-person Pyramid Wood Stove Tent Quick Look Video

Quick overview of the Minipeak XL 3-person Hot Tent. Key features include: tent wood stove jack, two doors entry points, floorless or 1.5 person inner tent. Thanks for checking out our shelter!

How NOT (3 Mistakes) to Set Up a Tipi Video

How NOT (3 Mistakes) to Set Up a Tipi Video

Simple things you can do to improve your next tipi pitch. These are common improvements we recommend, so that your shelter performs better in bad weather and you dont lose sleeping space inside the living area. We hope this helps you on your next adventure!

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!

6 Day Tipi Backpacking (Bear, Elk and Rain) Video

6 Day Tipi Backpacking (Bear, Elk and Rain) Video

Backpacking in the mountains with the Hexpeak XL Tipi. This adventure was spent in the forest, sub-alpine and mountain zones. Ran this 3-person shelter floorless with just a tyvek groundsheet. The extra space inside was welcomed when the weather turned. We hope this inspires you to sleep outdoors soon!

Batwing Camp Tarp x 2 Megahorn Tipi Video

Batwing Camp Tarp x 2 Megahorn Tipi Video

Demonstrating that it is possible to use a Batwing Camp Tarp, to connect two Megahorn Tipi Tents. This gives you a great option for base camp, when the weather is less than favorable. We hope this helps!