MSR Thru-Hiker Mesh House 3-Person Trekking Pole


MSR Thru-Hiker Mesh House 3-Person Trekking Pole

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An ultralight solution for thru-hikers and long distance backpackers, it offers bug-proof shelter and a well-ventilated living space. The design has clips that connect it with an MSR Thru-Hiker Wing to create a rain-proof shelter on nights when the storm clouds roll in.

  • Made of nylon micromesh, with a polyurethane coated nylon floor. For extended use or on rough ground, an (optional) footprint is recommended.
  • A-frame style, it's supported by your trekking poles or by trees.
  • Stake-out points on all 4 corners to hold it taut.
  • Single zippered D-shaped door.
  • Fits 2 large sleeping pads with room for gear, or 3 standard sleeping pads.
  • Compatible with Thru-Hiker Wind 70 and 100, with clips to connect the wing with the mesh house.
  • Includes 6 MSR 6in. Needle stakes and 2 lengths of 1.8mm red reflective guyline.

Tech specs

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Ideal for Backpacking
Seasons 3-season
Door(s) 1 door
Canopy mesh 10-denier nylon mesh
Floor fabric 15-denier nylon
Floor coating Polyurethane
Floor waterproofness

The standard test for coated fabrics uses a standing pipe (column) filled with water. The figures given are the water column height. A 1000mm coating allowed no leaks after 1 minute under 1000mm of water.

Floor length

A measurement based on the longest point of the tent.

Floor width

A measurement based on the widest points of the tent.

Floor area

Square metre measurement of a tent’s usable space. Does not include vestibules.

3.43sq. m
Interior peak height 0.96m
Packed weight

Includes the full tent with its stuff sack, repair swatches, and all the guylines and pegs.

Packed size 25 x 10cm
Stuff sack Yes
Free standing

These tents can be set up without stakes or pegs on any type of ground. All tents should be anchored or weighted, so they don't blow away.

Made in China