|Marmot Asgard 2P Mountain Tent
£380, added Aug/2008, see all Marmot news & reviews
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Camping in North Wales is never an easy experience. Rain lashes down with the ferocity of a waterfall and the wind pounds like crazed woman with a baseball bat.
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Peeling back the tents door reveals carnage of the storm. How could your tent have taken such a pounding?
The answer is simple......
You've just spent the night in Marmot's Asgard 2P Mountain Tent.
Marmot's Asgard 2P© Marmot, Aug 2008
Marmot Asgard 2P Mountain Tent
Marmot's Asgard 2 person tent is specifically designed for the worst wet and windy conditions found in the UK and Ireland. The extremely strong geodesic design offers exception strength and stability during the worst of mountain conditions summer or winter.
Asgard 2P Front Porch Area© Marmot, Aug 2008
Two entrances allow access at both the front and rear of the tent. The front porch is supported by an additional pole which increases head height allows generous spare storage space. The rear porch is smaller but allows easy access when the front porch is full of kit. Both porches also include adjustable vents for added ventilation regardless of the weather outside.
Two adults and spare kit will sleep comfortably inside the Asgard 2P. Six internal mesh pockets also give adequate additional storage space for guidebooks, head torches and food. The deep bath tub construction groundsheet is fully taped and high door entrances limit grass and dirt getting inside the tent.
Storm construction also includes the clever 2-in-1 guy line systems which help equalize tension during high winds. Finally two foam inserts attached the each side of the inner tent which help tension the flysheet and ensure the inner and outer don't touch together.
If you need reliable 2 person mountain tent then it's time to get yourself Marmot's Asgard 2P tent.
Sleeps: 2 Adults
Design: 4 Pole Geodesic (+ 1 pole for front porch)
Pack Size: 17cm x 25cm x 52cm
Poles: DAC Featherlite NSL 9.9
Fly Sheet: 40D Nylon Ripstop, Silicon/PU, Fully seam taped, 5000mm hydrostatic head.
Inner tent: 40D Polyester Ripstop (not coated)
Ground Sheet: Bath tub constriction, 70D Nylon, PU, 10000mm hydrostatic head.
Asgard 2P inner tent shot© Marmot, Aug 2008
1. Extreme storm geodesic constructed
2. 2-in-1 guy system equalizes tension between guy tension points
3. Poled front porch offering excellent storage space and 2 door
entry options with three way zippers.
4. Front and rear air flow vents
5. Foam separators stop flysheet and inner touching and help keep
6. x6 inside mesh pockets
7. Orange or Green Flysheet colour options available
8. Midge Nets on both inner doors + concealment doors for privacy
Marmot's Asgard 2P tent can be purchase from Cotswold Outdoor stores.
For further information contact: Cotswold Outdoor: Tel: 0844 557 7755 Web: www.cotswoldoutdoor.com
(Cotswold's website includes an exclusive clip of the Asgard 2P being pitched)
Marmot also produces the 3 person Asgard 3P tent (£450) which is also available to buy from Cotswold Outdoor
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