Thank you for your support! Nemo Hornet Elite 1p Ultralight Backpacking Tent 2019 Update. Share - Nemo Hornet Elite 1p Ultralight Backpacking Tent 2019 Update. About this product. That said, campsite selection and pitch is going to be important since the wind can do a number on the shelter and the bathtub floor isn't particularly high. Current slide {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES}- Best-selling in Tents. I took the Hornet Elite on a short backpacking trip in the Santa Cruz mountains in California and on a thru-hike of the California Riding and Hiking Trail in Joshua Tree National Park. Couples: If you're planning on using this shelter with your backpacking partner for the long term, then you may want to consider something a bit larger. It's the lighter (Elite) version of the NEMO Hornet 2 – coming in at 4 oz / 113 g less and costing $130 more. Guyouts connect the inner tent to the rainfly, pulling the sidewalls of the inner tent outward to create more livable space. If you are sharing the tent with someone else, you should be prepared to cozy up to them. The NEMO Hornet Elite 2 is an ultralight, semi-freestanding, three-season backpacking tent with a single-pole construction, two doors, and two vestibules. Please check your email and confirm the newsletter subscription. Top shelf fabrics and a minimal pole structure shave every ounce possible, while our latest updates and new patent-pending Flybar™ volumizing clip adds even more room without adding any weight. Beginner Backpackers: If you're looking to buy your first backpacking tent that you might use one time and then may live forevermore in your closet somewhere, then the NEMO Hornet Elite 2 is not the tent for you. To make this tent as light as it is, Nemo had to sacrifice some interior space. Ultralightweight; Two-vestibules and two-doors ; Well … With any ultralight tent worthy of its salt you will inevitably sacrifice comfort to save weight. though the patent pending Flybar™ do give you some space. There are concessions, though: “A crossbar at the peak improves head room, but I could … Nemo's Hornet 2P Tent is a spacious light-weight 2 person shelter.  The single pole set system makes it very quick to set up. Sounds about right for a thru-hiker. The vestibules are a bit small and there won't be any leftover interior space for your gear (unless you're both very small and have the short versions of everything). Top shelf fabrics and a minimal pole structure shave every ounce possible, while our latest updates and new patent-pending Flybar™ volumizing clip add even more room without adding any weight.