MSR Elixir 1 Backpacking Tent

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Vendor: MSR SKU: 10310
Extra durability, privacy and comfort for camping and backpacking soloists.
Our most livable tent for solo backpackers and campers, the MSR Elixir 1 tent combines a fast and easy setup with generous accommodations. The versatile tent features a large vestibule for storing gear and one easy-entry door. The tent body balances breathable mesh with solid canopy fabric to deliver ventilation, warmth and privacy. Inside, a built-in gear loft keeps smaller items organized and within reach, while the glow-in-the-dark zipper pull is easy to find at night. Whether you’re frontcountry camping or trekking deeper into the wilderness, the Elixir 1 tent was built for livability at the highest level. Footprint included.
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  • Livable: Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom and fits one large mat; adaptable rainfly allows for excellent views; built-in gear lofts and glow-in-the-dark zipper pulls enhance livability. Polyurethane waterproof coating.
  • Fast & Light Setup: Includes an MSR Elixir Footprint that allows for a lightweight Fast & Light setup with rainfly.
  • Easy Setup:Freestanding system features color-coded poles, clips and webbing, plus red vestibules for fast and easy setup.
  • Privacy: Mesh and solid fabric panels offer ventilation, warmth and privacy.
  • Includes: Tent body, rainfly, poles, footprint, stakes, guy lines, stuff sack, setup instructions.


Size: 1 Person
Weight (Standard): 3 lbs. 15 oz
Length (Standard): 86 in
Minimum Weight (Standard): 3 lbs. 15 oz.; (Metric): 1.78 kg
Packaged Weight (Standard): 4 lbs. 12 oz. ; (Metric): 2.16 kg
Floor Dimensions (Standard) in: 86 x 33 in.; (Metric) cm: 218 x 84 cm
Floor Area (Standard): 20 sq. ft. ; 1.86 sq. m
Vestibule Area (Standard): 12 sq. ft; 1.11 sq. m
Number of Poles: 2 7000 series aluminum
Interior Peak Height (Standard): 39 in. ; 100 cm
Packed Size (Standard): 19 x 6 in, ; 48 x 15 cm
Number of Doors: 1
Freestanding: Yes
Rainfly Fabric: 68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR
Canopy Fabric: 40D ripstop nylon & DWR
Mesh Type: 20D polyester micromesh
Floor Fabric: 70D taffeta nylon 3000mm Polyurethane & DWR
Vestibule Volume (Metric): 340 liters. 12 cu. ft