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[at-l] tent question



I used the Clip Flashlight for years - I'm 6'1" - it worked fine. I loved the
room.

- Gary from Fairfax

SaraSW@aol.com wrote:

> A friend's new-to-backpacking husband wants a two-person tent because of his
> height--6'2". He may also want width. I'm not sure.
>
> The first question is whether he really needs a two-person tent.
>
> If so, I'm going to recommend the Clip Flashlight on sale for $169 at
> Campmor.
>
> Any other good ideas for a tall person's tent? I think he'd want more than a
> bivy.
>
> He was looking at the Eureka Rainier at 5 lbs and the Eureka Tempo at 6
> lbs--perhaps because they are inexpensive. But he doesn't have the experience
> to send him toward lighter tents.
>
> He will have a lecture though. ;-)
>
> Thanks a bunch. Vcat
>
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