Some people love the Trailstar, but over the years our testers have developed a strong preference for flat tarps or pyramids. If you want a spacious tarp that can handle epic weather we suggest getting a pyramid tarp, specifically the Mountain Laurel Designs SuperMid.
Like many of the ultralight shelters we tested the TrailStar is not widely available on at major online retailers. The Black Diamond Beta Light however, is available at many online retailers, often on sale.
See how the Trailstar compares to other shelters tested in our full Ultralight Tent Review.
While no major changes have taken place in the TrailStar, we received an update from Mountain Laurel:
-Mountain Laurel Designs