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Free-standing two-pole design with shock corded fiberglass poles
The tent is freestanding so that it can be pitched anywhere. It has two doors. Also, the rainfly provides two small vestibules at each entrance. It is also easy to set up and very affordable.
It has fiberglass poles, are not considered as durable as aluminum ones. Weighs in at 11 pounds, which makes it unsuitable for backpacking. Also not designed for winter use.
The Hawthorne 4 has two windows and two doors and a maximum center height of 5' 0 which is a little bit smaller than the average height of the 129 other 4 person tents we have looked at. With 64 square feet of space inside, it is a little bit smaller than some other 4-person tents, and it could be a little tight for you and, up to three other campers all through the 3-seasons this tent is approved for. Smaller tents like this one often can make an ideal choice for campers who like spending heaps of hours outside of the tent enjoying the fresh air.
Many of the fantastic things about dome tents are, that they are generally speaking not too heavy, making them simple to carry around. In nearly all cases, tents used for backpacking are of the dome type. They are usually, freestanding and very easy to set up. In good weather, you could do without securing the tent with stakes and ropes 'not that this is recommended' Dome tents are without a doubt the most common of all the different types of tents you will see when camping. They tend to fair better in the rain than other types, allowing water to roll off the slanted sides, unlike cabin tents that have flat tops, allowing the water to pool on the top. The simplest dome tent will have a rectangular floor, slanted walls a couple of poles which cross in the middle of the roof. Due to the way they are made, it is usually thought of that they are ideal for up to a maximum of 6 campers.
Below you can browse an account of the tent's pros and cons.
Browning Camping's Hawthorne 4 tent is great for bicycle & motorbike camping, there are a few other cool things not noted above which, were found and liked, while reviewing the model: Factory-sealed fly and floor seams provide best weather protection, Weatherproof fly with a ridge pole provides an awning over each door and We use aluminum, rather than steel ferrules, because aluminum will never rust..
With very good ratings, a couple of reviews and a peak height of 5' and 64 square feet of space to enjoy, this tent is like your own miniature flat. This will enable you together with 2 other friends to share some delightful time enjoying nature. We found some decent positive points that you can study above.
If you came to this page looking for recommendations on this specific tent, we think, it will make for an excellent purchase. In case you just happened to land on this website while looking for a brand new tent having never heard of this manufacture or this model previously, it is possibly a good idea to check out a few more similar tents.
Value for money: In terms of value for your dollar, this tent is fundamentally more competitive than the simple mean cost of all the one hundred and fifty-one, four-person tents we have studied, all alone this does not make it remarkable value for money. One should also think about other things in detail, as we do with each tent.
When we measure the score of an individual tent, we consider plenty of things looking for points where the tent could shine against other very similar tents and where it is coming up short. On this occasion, with a total score of 4.9 and the price knowledge above, It is simple enough to view that with a price of $133.98 info_outline
Browning Camping's Hawthorne 4 is a fantastic purchase and incredibly priced when compared with similar tents. The overall score shows that the quality and dimensions the tent gives you were not in any way skimped on to obtain a price undoubtedly below the mean price for similar tents. It is also worth noting it is reduced 11% from the manufactures MSRP. It could make an exceptional choice for nearly all people looking for an appropriate three-season dome tent to go camping with, that should serve you well for years to come.
|Model||Headroom||Sleeping Area||Price *||Discounted|
|5' 0"||64 sq ft||$133.98 info_outline||(11%)|
|6' 0"||100 sq ft||$199.99 info_outline||(0%)|
Is the Hawthorne 4 freestanding?
No, You would need to use the included guy lines and stakes to secure it correctly.
Is a footprint included with the tent?
No, a footprint is not included free of charge, one made by Browning Camping is available to purchase separately though.
Is the tent good for backpacking?
No, It is probably a little heavy for a solo backpacker to carry, weighing in at 180 Oz. It would be great for bikepacking or camping with a motorcycle.
Is the Hawthorne 4 good for camping in winter?
No, It is probably best used only for the recommended 3 seasons only.
Can an adult stand up in the Hawthorne 4?
With less than six foot of center height, it would be a little tight for some adults.
Is there enough space for 4 adults?
With less room than other 4-person tents, it could be a little tight.
Does the Hawthorne 4 tent have storage pockets or a gear loft inside?
Yes, it has both, allowing you plenty of places to hang your stuff inside.
Could a solo person put the tent up alone?
Yes, it would be possible it is always simpler with two people though.
Does the Hawthorne 4 have any vestibules to keep stuff?
No, the tent does not have any vestibules to put your muddy boots and outdoor clothing, etc.