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Black Diamond Vista Review

Black Diamond Vista
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Price:  $450 List | $359.73 at REI
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Pros:  Very comfortable, strong, well-featured, very livable.
Cons:  Slightly heavy and bulky, older style materials.
Manufacturer:   Black Diamond
By Chris McNamara ⋅ Founder and Editor-in-Chief  ⋅  Jan 7, 2013
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Our Analysis

The Black Diamond Vista Tent is the three-person version of the two-person Black Diamond Mesa tent. The Mesa performs moderately well as tent for backpacking and car camping. The Vista differs from the Mesa in these ways: It…
  • Sleeps three people rather than two
  • Has about 50 percent more floor area (51sf vs. 33sf)
  • Is $50 more expensive
  • Is 1 pound 6 ounces heavier

Chris McNamara