Tag Archives: tents

  • UNA Tree Tent from Tentsile

    UNA Tree Tent from Tentsile

    Many is the day when I idly dream about ditching all my worldly possessions and trekking into the woods for a while. I’d probably last less than a weekend, but perhaps with the Una Tree Tent from Tentsile I’d at least be able to get a good night’s rest. Tentsile claims it’s the ideal piece […]

  • Melina: The Portable Tent Backpack

    Melina: The Portable Tent Backpack

    New from designer David Shatz is an invention that would make Doc Savage proud — a tent that you can wear on your back like a backpack when it’s folded up. It’s called Melina, and unfortunately for all the would-be adventurers out there it’s only a concept piece for now. Melina was conceived “under the […]

  • KarTent: Cardboard Tent Designed for Outdoor Festivals

    KarTent: Cardboard Tent Designed for Outdoor Festivals

    In the past, anybody who spent the night under cardboard was thought to have either run into some bad luck, poor life choices, or both. But now the cardboard life has been converted into something a little more efficient than grabbing a couple hours of sleep underneath a pizza box — the KarTent, a recyclable […]

  • Bolt Mobile Lightning Protective Shelter

    Bolt Mobile Lightning Protective Shelter

    It’s a common figure of speech: “He doesn’t have enough sense to come in out of the rain.” But that nugget of wisdom ignores the fact that sometimes, you can’t come in out of the rain, not even if there are dangerous lightning strikes in your area. For those times, there’s the Bolt mobile lightning […]

  • Cocoon Tree: “The Modern Version of a Cabin in a Tree” (Photos)

    Cocoon Tree: “The Modern Version of a Cabin in a Tree” (Photos)

    Not since Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O’Sullivan made a domestic paradise in their African escarpment has living in a tree seemed as appealing as it does now, with the unveiling of the Cocoon Tree, purported by its makers as “the modern version of a cabin in a tree.” The spacious yet lightweight (under 150 pounds) […]

  • Meriwether Tents From Shelter Co. Supply (Photos)

    Meriwether Tents From Shelter Co. Supply (Photos)

    If the only thing holding you back from going on a camping trip this summer is a lack of luxury tenting options, good news: Shelter Co. Supply has you covered with a new line of luxury canvas tents. It’s the Meriwether Tent, with a 16-foot diameter and nine and a half feet tall, with enough space […]