Great tent for solo backpackers and campers, the MSR Elixir 1 tent combines a fast and easy setup with generous accommodations. The versatile tent features a large vestibule for storing gear and one easy-entry door. The tent body balances breathable mesh with solid canopy fabric to deliver ventilation, warmth and privacy. Inside, a built-in gear loft keeps smaller items organized and within reach, while the glow-in-the-dark zipper pull is easy to find at night.
  • Livable: Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom and fits one large mat; adaptable rainfly allows for excellent views; built-in gear lofts and glow-in-the-dark zipper pulls enhance livability. Polyurethane waterproof coating.
  • 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, plus red vestibules for fast and easy setup.
  • Privacy: Mesh and solid fabric panels offer ventilation, warmth and privacy.
  • Includes: Tent body, rainfly, poles, footprint, stakes, guy lines, stuff sack, setup instructions.



Color: Gray

Weight (Standard): 3 lbs 15 oz


Length (Standard): 86 in


Capacity: 1


Minimum Weight (Standard): 3 lbs 15 oz


Minimum Weight (Metric): 1.78 kg


Packaged Weight (Standard): 4 lbs 12 oz


Packaged Weight (Metric): 2.16 kg


Floor Dimensions (Standard) in: 86 x 30 in


Floor Dimensions (Metric) cm: 218 x 76 cm


Floor Area (Standard): 20 sq. ft


Floor Area (Metric): 1.86 sq. m


Vestibule Area (Standard): 12 sq. ft


Vestibule Area (Metric): 1.11 sq. m


Tent Volume (Standard): 28 cu. ft


Number of Poles: 2  7000 series aluminum


Tent Volume (Metric): 793 liters


Interior Peak Height (Standard): 39 in


Interior Peak Height (Metric): 100 cm


Packed Size (Standard): 19 x 6 in


Packed Size (Metric): 48 x 15 cm


Number of Doors: 1


Freestanding: Yes


Rainfly Fabric: 68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR


Canopy Fabric: 40D ripstop nylon & DWR


Mesh Type: 20D polyester micromesh


Floor Fabric: 70D taffeta nylon 3000mm Polyurethane & DWR


Country of Origin: Imported


Vestibule Volume (Metric): 340 liters


Vestibule Volume (Standard): 12 cu. ft

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