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A lightweight single-wall tent for lightning fast summit assaults.
Designed for high-altitude endeavors, The North Face Assault 2 4-Season 2-Person Tent is now even lighter than previous models, with more ventilation to combat condensation. Great for minimalist mountaineers, the Assault 2 boasts a trail weight of just 3lb 4oz and includes a removable vestibule for light and fast summit bids. The canopy is composed of The North Face's proprietary Drywall fabric, which has the highest tear strength of any of The North Face's fabrics. In addition to it's bombproof strength, Drywall fabric is highly breathable to reduce the amount of condensation at high altitudes.
New to the 2015 model, the Assault 2 now has two mesh vents made of a lightweight 20-denier polyester mesh to further increase the overall breathability of the shelter. And with an extra pole between the vents, the tent is now even more secure for those windy, snowy nights in the alpine. The inside of the tent is fitted with plenty of tabs to run dry lines as well as a gear loft that is sold separately. The easy-pitch X-Tent design makes set-up fast and simple in inclement weather, while the seam taped, PU-coated floor prevents moisture from working through the base of the tent and can be fitted with an additional footprint (sold separately).
- 50D Drywall durable polyester ripstop canopy
- 20D nylon mesh top vents
- 30D nylon ripstop vestibule with PU coating
- 40D nylon ripstop floor with PU coating
- DAC Featherlite aluminum poles
- Front door with rear escape-hatch back
- Removable vestibule
- 3lb 4oz trail weight
- Dual top vents
- Easy-pitch X-tent design
- Multiple interior tabs for drying lines, lights, or gear lofts
- DAC stakes included
- Gear loft and Footprint available (sold separately)
- Item #TNF01AY
- Q & A
Easy to cary, fast setup. Strong for heavy weather. Verry good price at this store. In EU over $1K
Hey so since it's water resistant you don't need a rain fly right ?
it's water resistant but not waterproof. So if you're going to be in heavy rain or snow, we'd still recommend putting a canopy up above the tent or a rain fly so that you have some more protection from the elements.
Let me know if you have any additional questions on the tent -I'd love to get you set up with the perfect camp set up!
Hi! Is this tent waterproof?
This tent is going to be water-resistant.
Shoot me an email anytime you have questions!