Benefits Of Cabin Tents

A lot of families choose cabin tents for their camping trips. The reason these are called cabin tents is that its look and features resemble those of a small cabin. The three key benefits of cabin tents is that they have a large interior, can be divided into multiple room and they are durable.

Large Interior
Cabin tents typically have a large interior, particularly a high rise, making it easy to stand up and walk around inside the tent. This makes it more comfortable to fit a whole bunch of people inside, without feeling too cramped or uncomfortable.

The larger interior also makes it possible to store all or most of your camping supplies inside of the tent, saving you routine trips to and from the vehicle. This gives you more flexibility to set up camp wherever you want to, without having to be close to a camp site or your vehicle.

Interior Divisions
Another benefit cabin tents offer is the ability to divide the interior. If you decide to set up camp far away from everything, you can split off a

Gigatents MT. Greylock - Cabin Tents

Gigatents MT. Greylock - Cabin Tents

section of the tent in which you can store your supplies, food, water, and clothing. This way, everything stays organized and looks less cluttered.

Dividing the inside of the tent can also allow you to have more personal privacy. The parents could sleep in one section of the cabin tent, while the children sleep on the other side. Or for a group of friends camping together, some people could sleep in one section, and the rest could sleep in the other.

Long Durability
Many cabin tents are made of canvas material, which is the strongest and most durable type of material for tents. If you plan on reusing your tent often, and especially if you plan on camping in harsh weather conditions, you will want to choose a canvas tent, as opposed to polyester or nylon. Although it costs more, it will last longer and give you more protection from rain and harsh wind.

Keep in mind that, since a cabin tent is large and heavy-duty, it weighs more than other types of tents. So it would not be ideal for backpacking trips or a one-person adventure. It is ideal for larger groups, such as families or a group of friends.

The Mt Greylock is a large roomy free standing cabin tent, with 2 rooms and a removable divider. The straight walls increase interior space and allow freedom of movement without having to stoop or bend over. The front Combo Room has oversize windows and can be used as a floored screen room or as sleeping space. There are 2 twin track doors to access the combo room and large windows for ventilation. The rear room can be divided into 2 separate sleeping areas and there is a door in the rear wall to make entry easy. 6 huge windows offer unlimited views while allowing breezes to enter from any direction but can be shut to keep out rain. A bathtub floor means no ground level seams to leak.

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