MSR Elixir 2 Backpacking Tent

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Vendor: MSR SKU: 10311
The MSR® Elixir 2 tent is an extremely livable performance camping and backpacking tent and an ideal option for adventurers seeking an easy-to-assemble tent at a great value. Unlike many tents in this class, our freestanding tent design offers true-to-size capacity for two and features two large doors plus new larger vestibules with 35% more space. The versatile tent balances breathable mesh fabric with solid canopy fabric to provide ventilation, warmth and privacy, while the included footprint offers multiple setup options, including a freestanding Fast & Light pitch with rainfly. Whether you’re planning your first backpacking trip or your next one, the Elixir 2 tent is your remedy.
  • Livable: Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom and fits two mats; 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.


Length (Standard): 84 in

Capacity: 2

Minimum Weight (Standard): 5 lbs; 2.24 kg

Packaged Weight (Standard): 6 lbs; (Metric): 2.77 kg

Floor Dimensions (Standard) in: 84 x 50 in; 213 x 127 cm

Floor Area (Standard): 29 sq. ft; (Metric): 2.69 sq. m

Vestibule Area (Standard): 24 sq. ft; (Metric): 2.22 sq. m

Number of Poles: 2 7000 series aluminum

Interior Peak Height (Standard): 40 in; (Metric): 102 cm

Packed Size (Standard): 20 x 7 in; 51 x 17 cm

Number of Doors: 2

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): 708 liters; (Standard): 25 cu. ft

 WARNING: Cancer and reproductive harm

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