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MSR Elixir 1 Person Tent

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Product description

Our most livable 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. Whether you’re frontcountry camping or trekking deeper into the wilderness, the Elixir 1 tent was built for livability at the highest level. Footprint included.

    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.

    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.



Weight (Standard)

4 lbs 12 oz

Length (Standard)

86 in



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 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

Tent Volume (Metric)

793 liters

Number of Poles

2 7000 series aluminum

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




Rainfly Fabric

68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR

Canopy Fabric

40D ripstop nylon DWR

Mesh Type

20D nylon micromesh

Floor Fabric

70D taffeta nylon 3000mm polyurethane & DWR



Vestibule Volume (Metric)

340 liters

Vestibule Volume (Standard)

12 cu. ft

Country of Origin