MSR One Person Tents

When purchasing a one person tent you have to make sure that you are choosing that you can afford and that is made with durable materials. There are a number of different brands to choose from. One of the more common are made by MSR. Below we have listed some of their more popular one person tents.


The MSR Skinny one person tent is a three pound tent that provides around fifteen square feet of room. This is larger than most and offers more breathing room and helps to keep the occupant more comfortable. It is designed with a vestibule that is large enough for you to store your gear and to protect it from wild animals and bad weather. The single wall Sil Nylon fabric is durable and makes it lightweight and easy to carry. This costs around $150.

Ultralite Hubba

This models is a freestanding tent that weighs less than three pounds. It has a pole design that is unique and helps to offer the most amount of room inside as possible. The entrance will keep you dry and protected from bugs and the vestibule is used to store and protect your gear or prepare your meals. These can also be set up with a rain fly and footprint. This three season tent takes minutes to put up and is lightweight, making it easy to bring on hikes. It costs around $250.

Carbon Flex

The Carbon Flex from is one of the most popular and high quality that they offer. This uses carbon fiber poles that help to keep it secure even during heavy rain and high winds. This is lighter than the Hubba tent – making it easy to carry on your back. It offers the most amount of room inside and a vestibule that can be closed off with a zipper. It costs around $450.