The North Face Tadpole 23
The North Face Tadpole 23 is a geohybrid ?frog? design that sleeps 2 and yet provides an efficient space to weight ratio. An all clip design speeds set up or take down while improving airflow by eliminating pole sleeves. Huge mesh panels provide optimum ventilation while allowing for nighttime stargazing. The space efficient shape provides a low sturdy profile in wind or rain. And the large circular door is convenient and leads to a moderately large storage vestibule.
All main fly seams are factory sealed.
Nylon taffeta bucket bathtub floor keeps seams taut and high off the ground.
Full coverage fly protects the tent from wind and rain.
Front storage vestibule for stowing excess gear
No-See-Um Mesh canopy is lightweight, breathable and good for stargazing.
Circular door is big and it makes it easy to get in and out of the tent.
Fast Pack option - use fly, poles, and optional nylon footprint (leave the tent body at home) to make an ultralight shelter. Wt. 4lbs. 8oz.
Features 9.0mm DAC PressFit aluminum poles which are light and durable
All clip design sets up fast and is great for ventilation
Roof and portion of walls are no-see-um netting for stargazing and superior ventilation.
High and low venting created with mesh canopy and vented vestibule for climate control
Color-coded poles, fly, and body ensure quick and easy set-up.
Ladder Lock buckles, used to attach fly to tent, provide adjustability.
#8 zippers with stainless steel sliders on fly and door
Reflective guy line loops and glow-in-the-dark zipper pulls make it easy to find the tent or adjust it in the dark without knocking it over.
4 additional guy out points on fly.
Large mesh storage pocket on interior wall for storing small items.
Guy lines and aluminum stakes included.
Tent bag, pole and stake bags included.