Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent Review
The Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent is ideal for all those who engage in regular camping and adventure activities. The tent is compact, spacious and made to suit the needs of two people. Its innovative technology enables quick set up. It is light weight and durable. It measures 32 square feet in area thus having more space as compared with other available for two people. The vestibule area is perfect for storing luggage.
- Simple yet innovative design
- Lightweight and sturdy
- Spacious enough for two campers
- Vestibule for extra storage along with gear loft
- Patented Window Weld technology- reduces weight
- Water resistant floor and fly
- Light reflective points on the tent to find it even in the dark
- Multiple pockets
- Snag free zippers
- Fly can be used independently as a sturdy shelter
Simple, Innovative Design
The Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent comes in a simple yet innovative design. The tent is very spacious and can comfortably accommodate two people along with their luggage and gear. The poles are press fit type and ensure easy set up. They further add durability and stability to the structure.
Polyester and Nylon is used for the fly and the tent to provide water protection. The material makes the structure lightweight and easy to install. The patented window weld technology further makes the Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent light in weight. The windows have been constructed such that while the design gets enhanced and it becomes lighter, yet at the same time it provides better air circulation and gives ample protection from the rain.
The fly of the Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent is made of water proof material. The floor has taped seams that are taut and lifted from the ground to provide protection from the elements. The unique feature of the Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent is the light reflective points on the tent surface, which makes it easier to locate one’s tent in the night.
The vestibule and gear loft allow one to store away all the extra bags and gear so as to create more extra space. The multiple inner pockets further help in storing small knick knacks. The zippers on the Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent are snap free and noise free, so that one does not disturb their partner while trying to get in or out of the tent. The fly of the tent can also be used with the footprint as a shelter.
The Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent comes with many positive and negative feedback from its users. The pros of the tent are that it’s lightweight yet sturdy. The design is very innovative. The tent is easy to setup and the press fit poles provide added dexterity and durability to the structure. There is ample storage space with the gear loft and the vestibule.
The negative features of this tent are that it sometimes tends to get stuffy inside the tent. Despite the size, one user claimed there is not much space inside even for two people to stay comfortably. The tent is also rather heavy in weight to carry.
The Marmot Limelight 2 Persons Tent is a three season tent for two people. It is perfect for those who go regularly for hiking or camping. It is easy to set up. The vestibule is great for keeping all extra luggages out of the way as well as providing extra protection against the rain.
Overall, this is a great 2 person tent which is priced very reasonably, and suited to both the frequent or occasional camper. Its lightweight design makes it ideal for climbers, hikers and backpackers. You will be hard pressed to find a superior 2 person tent in this price range.