Ultralight shelter for one person and gear or two folks in
emergency. Small and light enough to always toss into a daypack for
shelter is open at the front for 3 season use, but when the
optional Annex and our back-packable stoves are added, you will
have the ultimate 4 season shelter that will keep you warm in the
harshest conditions mother nature has to offer! This type of 4
season modularity makes the Kifaru shelters very popular for those
folks looking for the lightest solution for their backpacking
model: Includes orange reflective cordage for guy
Tactical: Includes non-reflective coyote brown
paracord for guy lines.
Just the ticket
From Jerry Karbon of Middleton, Wisconsin on 8/3/2014.
I bought a paratarp to throw in my pack to serve as a temporary shelter during mid-day breaks, to ward off sudden rainstorms and for occasional overnight bivies on my western hunts. I use a 6-person Kifaru tepee as my camp on pack in bowhunts. Though I haven't hunted with it yet, I've set it up and sealed the seams. Just the right size for my purposes, very quick and easy to set up with metal pegs or sticks. Of course, it's extremely light and takes up very little space. It will be in my pack come fall. I have no doubt it will perform as intended, just as my Kifaru tepee does.
7/23/2013 – What material are these tarps made from? It looks exceptionally light and weather resistant, but I am rather worried about . . .
Response From Kifaru Intl.: The material is ultra high tenacity nylon. It is not "fireproof"; it won't actually burst into flame but it will melt if exposed to flame or actually touches stovepipe. Keep stove a few inches away from fabric and pipe around two and you'll be fine. If you build an open fire in the vicinity of the Tarp make it downwind. Patrick
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