Updated for 2018: MSR's most livable 3-person backpacking tent.
The MSR® Elixir 3 tent is an extremely livable performance camping and backpacking tent and an ideal option for adventurers seeking an easy-to-assemble tent at a great value. Unlike many tents in this class, their freestanding tent design offers true-to-size capacity for three and features two large doors plus new larger vestibules with 35% more space. 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 youre planning your first backpacking trip or your next one, the Elixir 3 tent is your remedy.
Livable: Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom and fits two mats; adaptable rainfly allows for excellent views; built-in gear lofts and glow-in-the-dark zipper pulls enhance livability
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.
- Color Green
- Capacity 3
- Minimum Weight 2.66 kg
- Packed Weight 3.19 kg
- Vestibule Volume 708 liters
- Floor Area 3.67 sq. m
- Tent Volume 178 liters
- Vestibule Area 2.22 sq. m
- Interior Peak Height 104 cm
- Packed Size 51 x 20 cm
- Number of Doors 2
- Freestanding yes
- Poles 2 7000 series aluminum
- Rainfly Fabric 68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR
- Canopy Fabric 40D ripstop nylon
- Mesh Type 20D nylon micromesh
- Floor Fabric 70 taffeta nylon 3000mm Durashield™ polyurethane & DWR
Elixir Series Overview
Elixir Series Setup
Understanding tent condensation