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REI Grand Hut 4
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Price $299.00 at REI$499.00 at REI$398.95 at Backcountry
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$479.95 at Backcountry$449.95 at REI
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Pros Tall and roomy, lightweightTall and spacious, quonset hut-shaped, lots of pockets, adjustable room dividerFast set up, large built-in vestibule, tall ceiling heightSuper versatility, quality build, ease of packing/transportWell-crafted, family-friendly, good head room
Cons Difficult pole set up, flimsyOnly one vestibule, back door is more exposed to the elements, lots of polesCan't stand in vestibule, limited views when laying or sitting, poor duffel/stuff sackZipper design is funky, less head room, priceyZipper design, no vestibule on fly
Bottom Line This is a grand value for all your sporting venturesFeel like royalty in this kingdom that offers space galoreIt's hard to imagine a better family camping tent and the price is fairMultiple configurations and quality make this an enviable piece of gearIt's all about family in this large, versatile tent
Rating Categories REI Grand Hut 4 REI Kingdom 6 The North Face Wawona 6 Big Agnes Bunk House 4 Big Agnes Big House 6
Space And Comfort (35%)
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Specs REI Grand Hut 4 REI Kingdom 6 The North Face... Big Agnes Bunk... Big Agnes Big...
Weight 13.7 lbs 20.6 lbs 21.9 lbs 15.9 lbs 15.5 lbs
Max Inside Height 6' 3" 6' 3" 6' 6" 5' 10" 6' 9"
Floor Dimension 8'4" x 7'2" 10' x 8'4" 10' x 8'6" 7'8" x 7'8" 9'10" x 8'4"
Floor Area 59.7 sq ft 83.3 sq ft 85 sq ft 58.8 sq ft 81.9 sq ft
Seasons 3-season 3-season 3-season 3-season 3-season
Windows 3 1 2 Mesh top Mesh top
Pockets 8 22 6 8 8
Number of Doors 2 2 3 2 2
Room Divider No Yes Yes No No
Vestibules 2 1 2 2 0 (optional to buy separate)
Vestibule Area 35 sq ft 29 sq ft 21 sq ft; 44.7 sq ft 33 sq ft N/A
Packed Size 24" x 10" x 10" 9.5" x 16.5" x 25.5" 9.5" x 16.5" x 25.5" 26.5" x 16" x 9.5" 25.5" x 17" x 10"
Floor Materials 150D coated polyester Coated polyester oxford 75D polyester polyester w/ 1500mm waterproof PU coating polyester w/ 1500mm waterproof PU coating
Main Tent Materials Mesh Nylon/mesh 150D polyester taffeta Polyester Polyester
Rainfly Materials 75D coated polyester Coated polyester taffeta 68D polyester Polyester Polyester
Number of Poles 1 hubbed 2 hubbed sets, 1 straight 4 4 3
Pole Material Aluminum 6061/7001 Aluminum 14 mm aluminum Aluminum Aluminum
Pole Diameter N/A 14.5 / 11 mm 14 mm N/A N/A
Extras ceiling zippers to reach top clips Very beefy metal stakes Internal dry lines, hang loops, Velcro lantern loop Fly can be deployed as self-standing portico/garage Fly can be deployed as self-standing portico/garage
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