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Easy set up with unique hub design and pole clips that quickly snap over the tent poles
This tent holds up well to cold, wind, rain, and even hail. It does not leak. Has a divider to make the tent into two rooms; great for added privacy. Comfortable for groups and families. Reasonable price considering its capacity and size.
Some users reported some poles being defective right out of the box. The zippers also tend to be fragile if not handled carefully.
The Big Horn 8 has six windows and two doors and a maximum center height of 7' 3 which is a little bit bigger than the average height of the 51 different 8 person tents we have studied. With 150 square feet of space inside, it is a little bit larger than some other 8-person tents, and it should accommodate you and, up to seven other campers during the 3-seasons this tent is approved for. Larger tents similar to this one often make a suitable choice for families that love having heaps of room inside the tent for sleeping and hanging out.
A nice thing about cabin tents is, that the sides are near vertical making for a spacious interior, this makes for a lot more headroom at the sides inside, making it feel much bigger than other types of tents, they also, tend to have large sleeping areas, making them great for groups. Many cabin tents contain more than a single room, similar to the Browning Camping Big Horn two-room tent
Below you can browse an account of the tent's strongest and weakest points.
Browning Camping's Big Horn 8 tent is good for car camping, there are a few other nice points not noted above which, we found and liked, while reviewing the model: Weatherproof fly buckles to tent for maximum adjustability and protection, Factory-sealed fly and floor seams provide best weather protection and Straight side walls allow more room for cots.
With very good ratings, tons of reviews and a peak height of 7' and 150 square feet of area to sleep, this tent is like your own modest mansion. It will allow you and up to 7 other friends to share some real quality time enjoying nature. We found some decent pros that you can check out above.
If you came to this website looking for suggestions about this specific tent, our view is, it will make for a very good purchase. If you just happened to land on this website while looking for a brand new tent having never heard of this brand or this tent before, it is probably a good thing to look at some more similar tents.
Value for money: As far as value for money, this tent is significantly more competitive than the simple median price of all the fifty-two, eight-person tents we have studied, this just by itself does not make it excellent value for money. One should also take into account other areas in detail, as we do for each tent.
When we calculate the overall score of an individual tent, we examine a good deal of data points finding points where the tent could exceed other similar tents and where it is lacking. In this case, with a total rating of 4.7 and the price details above, one can conclude that with a cost of $287.48 info_outline
Browning Camping's Big Horn 8 is a very good buy and incredibly cheap in comparison with comparable tents. Its overall score shows that the build and capacity the tent offers were not in any way skimped on to arrive at a price unquestionably beneath the midpoint price for comparable tents. It is also worth noting it is reduced 18% from the manufactures MSRP. It will make a fantastic choice for most people looking for an appropriate three-season cabin tent to go camping with, that should serve you well for years to come.
|Model||Headroom||Sleeping Area||Price *||Discounted|
Big Horn 5
|7' 0"||80 sq ft||$203.48 info_outline||(12%)|
Big Horn 8
|7' 3"||150 sq ft||$287.48 info_outline||(18%)|
Is the Big Horn 8 freestanding?
Yes, It is desirable to use the provided guy lines and pegs to secure it though.
Is a floor saver included with the tent?
No, a floor saver is not included free of charge, you can buy one made by Browning Camping separately though.
Is the tent any good for camping in winter?
No, It is probably best used uniquely for the recommended 3 seasons only.
Could an adult stand up inside the Big Horn 8?
Yes, with 87 inches of center height, the majority of adults will be able to stand up in the tent.
Is there enough space for 8 grown-ups?
Yes, there should be enough room, the tent is bigger than most other 8-person tents.
Does the Big Horn 8 tent have internal storage pockets or a gear loft?
Yes, it has both, allowing you plenty of places to store your things inside.
Could a solo person put the tent up on their own?
It is possible but could be a little bit difficult all alone, another person to help would be better.
Does the Big Horn 8 have any vestibules to keep things?
No, the tent does not have any vestibules to keep your dirty boots and outdoor clothing, etc.