MSR Elixir 2 Backpacking Tent

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The MSR Elixir 2 tent is an extremely livable performance backpacking tent and an ideal option for backpackers seeking an easy-to-assemble tent at a great value. Unlike many tents in this class, our freestanding tent design features two large doors, two large vestibules for storing gear, and true-to-size capacity for two. 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¶?the most livable backpacking tent in its class¶?is your remedy.
Minimum Weight4 lbs 10 oz / 2.1 k
Packed Weight5 lbs 13 oz / 2.64 k
Fast & Light Minimum Weight w/ footprint3 lbs 9 oz / 1.61 k
Vestibule Volume18 (9 + 9) cu. ft / 510 (255 + 255) liters
Floor Area29 sq. ft / 2.69 sq. m
Tent Volume45 cu. ft / 1274 liters
Vestibule Area17.5 (8.75 + 8.75) sq. ft / 1.63 (.82 + .82) sq. m
Frame Weight1 lbs 6 oz / 610 g
Interior Peak Height40 in / 102 cm
Packed Size20 x 7 in / 51 x 17 cm
Number of Doors2
Number of Poles2 7000 series aluminum
Number of Stakes6 Aluminum
Rainfly Fabric68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR
Canopy Fabric40D ripstop nylon
Mesh Type20D nylon micromesh
Floor Fabric70 taffeta nylon 3000mm Durashield polyurethane & DWR
Country of OriginImported
  • Livable: Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom and fits two mats; adaptable rainfly allows for excellent views.
  • 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 for fast and easy setup.
  • Privacy: Mesh and solid fabric panels offer ventilation, warmth and privacy.