Big Agnes Tiger Wall 2 Person UL2 mtnGLO Dome Tent Review

The Tiger Wall UL2 mtnGLO Fly Open

Big Agnes's Tiger Wall 2 UL2 mtnGLO With the Fly Open
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  • Manufacturer: Big Agnes
  • Model: Tiger Wall UL2 mtnGLO
  • Sleeping Capacity: 2 Persons
  • Designed For: 3 Seasons
  • Best Use: Backpacking
  • Type: Dome Tent
  • Available in: Other Sizes
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  • MSRP: $449.95
  • Manufacturer: Big Agnes
  • Model: Tiger Wall UL2 mtnGLO
  • Sleeping Capacity: 2 Persons
  • Designed For: 3 Seasons
  • Best Use: Backpacking
  • Type: Dome Tent
  • Available in: Other Sizes
  • ** Affiliate disclosure **
  • MSRP: $449.95

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The Tiger Wall UL2 mtnGLO With the Fly Off

Big Agnes Tiger Wall 2 UL2 mtnGLO With the Fly Off
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Features


  • Freestanding: Semi
  • Color: Gray, Charcol
  • Number of Rooms: 1
  • Number of Windows: None
  • Number of Doors: 2
  • Zippers: Easy grip zipper pulls
  • Storage Pockets & Gear Loft: Yes, No
  • Mesh Roof & Walls: Full, Half
  • Footprint: Not Included, Available Separately
  • Tiger Wall 2 floor saver
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Materials and Extras


  • Inner Walls: Breathable Ripstop Nylon/Polyester Mesh
  • Full Fly: Silicone-treated Ripstop Nylon
    Fly Waterproof Ratings: 1200 mm
  • Floor Materials: Silicone-treated Ripstop Nylon
    Floor Waterproof Ratings: 1200 mm
  • Pole Material: Aluminum DAC Featherlite NFL
  • Number Of Poles: 1
  • Pole Dimensions: 8.7mm
  • Guy Lines & Guy Outs: Yes, Yes
  • Stakes: Aluminum J Stakes
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Dimensions


  • Floor Area: 28 sq. ft.
  • Center Height: 3 foot. 3 inches.
  • Packed Weight: 2 Lbs 11 Oz
    Trail Weight: 2 Lbs. 6 Oz.
  • Packed Size: 5.5 x 18 inches.
  • Number of Vestibules: 2
    Total Vestibule Area: 16.00 sq. ft.
    (8 sq. ft. and 8 sq.ft.)
  • Screened Areas: None
  • Awnings: None

Tent Set Up

Single-pole architecture makes set up and take down simple and efficient

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Summary: Favorable Reviews

Campers Mentioned: It is lightweight, so it's a bit fragile, but it is a good trade-off. The door zipper is sometimes sticky in moist weather and is always loud compared to other tents in this category and price range. The fly stretches when wet.


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Summary: Unfavorable Reviews

Campers noted: That even though the temperature was at 27, the tent stayed reasonably comfortable, all things considered. Simple design with a lightening quick set up! 1 zipper for the bottom and another for the upper part of the door could be replaced with a single zipper.


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SPECS AND CONFIGURATIONS

The Tiger Wall 2 UL2 mtnGLO has two doors and a maximum center height of 3' 3, which is 12 inches less than the average height of the 204 various 2 person tents we have studied. With 28 square feet of space inside, it is considerably smaller than some other 2-person tents, and it would be quite cramped for you and, another camper during the whole of the 3-seasons, this tent is recommended for use in, smaller tents similar to this one make a great choice for people that appreciate spending heaps of time outside exploring the great outdoors.

Many of the cool things about dome tents are, that they are generally speaking not too heavy, making them easy to carry. In most all instances, tents used for backpacking are of the dome type. They are generally speaking, freestanding and very easy to set up. In good weather, you can do without guy lines and stakes, not that this is suggested.

Dome tents are without a doubt the most common of all the other types of tents you will find when camping. They tend to do better in storms than other types, allowing water to roll off the sloped walls, unlike cabin tents that have flat roofs, allowing the rain to pool on the roof. The simplest dome tent should have a square floor, slanted sides two or more poles which converge in the middle of the roof. Due to their construction, it is generally thought of that they are best for up to a maximum of 6 campers.

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PROS

  1. Vestibules. Having two vestibules. Offers you somewhere to store shoes and other things that can get dirty, muddy, this is a big plus.
  2. Internal storage. It is good to see Big Agnes has added a gear loft and pockets in the interior to store some of your gear.
  3. More than one door. With 2 doors, it is easier to get in and out of the tent, in the middle of the night if needed.
  4. The rainfly completely covers the tent body. The rainfly covers the entire body of the tent from the top to the bottom and has a waterproof rating of 1200mm. Meaning it will easily protect you against heavy downpours.
  5. Available in other sizes. Big Agnes has also made this model available in Other Sizes.

CONS

  1. Not roomy. With a floor area of 28 square feet, the Tiger Wall 2 is smaller than quite a few of the 204 other 2 person tents we have looked at.
  2. Lacking in Headroom. With 12% less headroom than similar sized tents, one can see how this could be a negative thing for some campers.
  3. Footprint not Included. There is no included footprint, there is one sold separately specifically for the Tiger Wall 2 footprint Even though the floor may be made of Silicone-treated ripstop nylon, it is still best to protect it further with a footprint, especially on rough terrain.
  4. Sloping walls. Even though Dome tents have lots of things to be positive about. The sloping sides do tend to make it all the more smaller inside.

CONCLUSION

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Our Ratings: 4.4 STARS

Big Agnes's Tiger Wall 2 UL2 mtnGLO tent is good for backpacking. There are a couple of other nice points not mentioned above which, were noticed and liked, while reviewing the model: Features patent-pending mtnGLO Tent Light Technology using durable LED lights to illuminate the interior of your tent with enough light to sort gear, play cards and hang out with friends without blinding them with a headlamp, LED light strand is integrated into tent seams and is durable and flexible enough to withstand repeated tent pitching and stuffing and Minimalist pole structure with two doors and two vestibules makes this one of our most popular technical backcountry tent series.

With positive ratings, a couple of reviews and a minimum headroom of 3' and 28 square feet of space for sleeping, this tent is like your very own miniature home away from home. It enables you to spend some really enjoyable time in the outdoors. We found a decent amount of pros about the tent that you can study above.

If you found this website looking for suggestions about this particular tent, we consider, it will make for a good buy. If you simply happened to arrive on this website while browsing for a brand new tent having never heard of this manufacture or this tent before, it is possibly a good idea to look at some more comparable tents.

Value for money: In terms of value for money, this tent is more costly than the standard price of all the two hundred and eighty-five, two-person tents we have studied, all alone this is not a negative thing. We also need to take a look at other factors in-depth, as we do for each tent.

When we measure the valuation of a single tent, we look at a lot of conditions, looking for points where the tent could beat other similar tents and where it is not quite as good. On this occasion, with an overall score of 4.3 and the price info above, It is simple enough to spot that with a cost of $375.84 info_outline The Tiger Wall 2 UL2 mtnGLO is a great bargain although it could be considered quite pricey when set side by side with comparable tents.

Its overall score shows that the quality and space the tent offers make it a very good choice for campers searching for a tent that can be used for lots of years. It should make an ok choice for nearly all people searching for a comfy three-season backpacking tent to camp in, that should serve you well for years to come.

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3' 3"28 sq ft

Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL2 mtnGLO 3
Tiger Wall 3 UL

3' 6"38 sq ft

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