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Awards  Editors' Choice Award Best Buy Award Top Pick Award  
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Pros Inexpensive, comfortable, versatileComfortable, lightweight, stableInexpensive, lightweight, large dimensionsVersatile, comfortable, and lightweightComfortable, study
Cons Not as lightweight as others in our reviewPotentially less versatileNot as versatile, no stadium strapsThin cushioningHeavy
Bottom Line Expect comfort and versatility at an affordable price.With an excellent combination of weight, comfort, and stability, the Skyline UL is a top-notch backpacking chair.The Camp Chair from Kelty is a simple, budget-friendly model great for nearly any adventure.The versatility of the PowerLounger makes it an excellent backpacking item.Sturdy and comfortable, the Joey is a great all-around camp chair.
Rating Categories Weekender Seat Big Agnes Skyline UL Kelty Camp Chair Hex 2.0 PowerLounger TravelChair Joey
Comfort (30%)
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9
Size (30%)
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Stability (25%)
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Versatility (15%)
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Specs Weekender Seat Big Agnes Skyline UL Kelty Camp Chair Hex 2.0 PowerLounger TravelChair Joey
Main Material Foam and nylon Nylon with aluminum frame Polyester and closed-cell foam Nylon and foam Nylon with aluminum frame
Measured Weight 28 oz 29 oz 24 oz 22 oz 38 oz
Legs? No Yes No No Yes
Packed Size 17 x 17 x 1.5 in 3.5 x 17 in 19.5 x 17 x 1.5 in 5.5 x 21 in 14 x 4 x 4 in
Seat Height 0 in 15 in 0 in 0 in
Seat Width 17 in 21 in 17 in 17.5 in 21 in
Features Light, foldable, ground-level Color-coded frame, stuff sack Light, foldable, ground-level Ground level, fold-out lounge seat Mesh recliner
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