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MSR Elixir 1 Backpacking Tent

MSR Elixir 1 Backpacking 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. 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.

Tech Specs:
  • Color:Gray
  • Weight (Standard): 3 lbs 15 oz
  • Length (Standard): 86 in
  • Capacity: 1
  • Packaged Weight (Standard): 4 lbs 12 oz
  • Floor Dimensions (Standard) in: 86 x 30 in
  • Floor Area (Standard): 20 sq. ft
  • Vestibule Area (Standard): 12 sq. ft
  • Tent Volume (Standard): 28 cu. ft
  • Number of Poles: (2) 7000 series aluminum
  • Interior Peak Height (Standard): 39 in
  • Packed Size (Standard): 19 x 6 in
  • 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