Brooks-Range Unveils New Tent Collection Spring 2018, Including 2lb 15oz Two-Person Tent, Among the Lightest on the Market
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San Leandro, Calif.
Brooks-Range Mountaineering has more than three-decades of experience designing top-quality, reliable outdoor gear and apparel tried-and-tested by some of the world’s top mountaineering and backcountry professionals. Spring 2018, Brooks-Range brings their expertise and reputation for the industries best to the tent game with four new outdoor shelters, ranging from four-season protection in the alpine; to lightweight, easy-to-use tents for car camping and backpacking.
At 2lb 15oz, the Foray 2P is among the lightest two-person tents on the market. Interior space is maximized with 30-square-feet of living space and a freestanding design. The hubbed pole design offers maximum stability and is quick and easy to set up. The fully seam taped tent and fly keep you and your gear protected in wet weather, and the 20d No-See-Um netting, and 40d nylon floor maintain Brooks-Range’s reputation for durable, reliable alpine gear. In addition, a 6-square-foot vestibule offers additional space for gear. MSRP $389.95
In the same family, the Foray 3P has a comfortable 45-square-feet of living space and weighs in at 3lb 14.5oz. The freestanding design and hubbed pole system add stability and make setting up easy, and light colors minimize solar gain and create an enjoyable living space. A full coverage fly and taped seams protect you from the elements, and 20d No-See-Um netting protects you from insects. An 8.5-square-feet vestibule offers additional space for gear.
The Foray Deluxe is a larger two-person tent with a deluxe 34-square-feet of living space. The external cross ride poles create an open, pole-free interior and two D-doors make getting in and out of the tent easy. MSRP $459.95
The four season Alpini 2P is 31.7-square-feet and has a minimum weight of 3lb 14oz. The fully seam taped body is a durable 40d High Tenacity 3L polyester built to withstand harsh weather and provide UV protection at high altitude. Multiple vents provide optimal airflow to reduce moisture build up and light colors minimize solar gain and better manage the inside temperature. The burly external pole sleeve system is easy to set up during bad weather. MSRP $549.95
Brooks-Range Mountaineering Equipment Co. offers an innovative, top-quality selection of backcountry and outdoor equipment, gear, apparel and tools for professional guides, recreational travelers and users alike for a safe and enjoyable mountain experience. Brooks-Range equipment is tested and trusted by their team of ambassadors comprised of the world’s top mountaineering, avalanche and outdoor experts. Designed with utility, comfort and safety in mind, Brooks-Range also promotes education and safety in the wilderness by supporting a variety of organizations. Mainly produced in the USA, Brooks-Range can be found at outdoor retail shops nationwide and online at www.brooks-range.com.