Lightweight Camping Blog

Inspiring you to get outdoors. Helpful tips and guidance to simplify your next camping experience.
Recommendations from sleeping countless nights in the woods and years of hiking trails. So grab a tent and go camping!

Tent Set Up and Take Down (Heavy Rain) Video

Tent Set Up and Take Down (Heavy Rain) Video

How to set up and take down a backpacking tent in the rain. Very helpful for winter camping, backpacking and backcountry hunting. Hope this helps!

Rocket XL 1.5/2-person Tarp (Teaser) Wood Stove Shelter Video

Rocket XL 1.5/2-person Tarp (Teaser) Wood Stove Shelter Video

This wood stove tarp was designed with the tall hunter in mind. Available with extra length and side entrance which doubles as a tent awning/glassing tarp.

Megahorn Tipi Set Up (Short Version) Guide Video

Megahorn Tipi Set Up (Short Version) Guide Video

Megahorn Tipi Wood Stove Tent set up. This shelter is used for winter camping, hunting and lightweight backpacking. We hope this helps!

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!

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 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.

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!
2 x Pyramid Tents & 1 x Tarp | Backcountry Basecamp with Wood Stove Video

2 x Pyramid Tents & 1 x Tarp | Backcountry Basecamp with Wood Stove Video

Learn how to set up 2 x Minipeak XL Pyramid Tents and added our Polatouche Backpacking Tarp. Create a portable basecamp with a large tent awning. A great option for winter camping and backcountry hunting.

Top 3 Tent Wood Stove (Titanium) Commonly Asked Questions Video

Top 3 Tent Wood Stove (Titanium) Commonly Asked Questions Video

Common questions asked about the 3W Titanium Wood Stove. This is to help properly set up your hot tent stove out of the box. This turns your winter tent into a hot tent shelter, great for cold winter weather camping!

Twinpeak Awning Tent Bikepacking with Wood Stove Tips Video

Twinpeak Awning Tent Bikepacking with Wood Stove Tips Video

Cold weather bikepacking with the Twinpeak Tent with Awning. We took our Twinpeak deep into the backcountry and paired it with the 3W Titanium Tent Stove, for a comfortable winter camping experience. We also explain in detail the proper tips and technique to utilize the awning to its full potential. We hope this inspires you to go sleep outdoors soon!

Megahorn XL Tipi Rain Winter Camping Video

Megahorn XL Tipi Rain Winter Camping Video

Megahorn XL Tipi winter camping in the rain with a tipi and wood stove combo. The waterproof floorless tipi tent kept us dry and the tent stove kept us warm. We even cooked dinner and coffee on top of the stovetop. As a bonus, we added some valuable tips for your next cold weather camping adventure. Now get outdoors!

Steep Terrain Tipi (Floorless) Set Up and Pitch

Steep Terrain Tipi (Floorless) Set Up and Pitch

Learn how to set up a floorless tipi on uneven terrain. A major benefit of using a tent with no floor, is that you can pitch it at any height, just as long as you extend the guyline near the stakes, the same distance as the center pole.