Shield 2

Shield 2

Big Agnes

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Shield tents and Three Wire Bivy single wall storm shelters are made from the most bombproof materials available. These shelters help ward off nature's evils and have survived burial under the weight of four feet of Colorado snow and seen action in mean, nasty places ranging from the top of the Andes to the bottom of the Black Canyon.

Specs + Sizing

Vestibule Area na / na
Trail Weight 3lb 12oz / 1.70kg
Packed Weight 4lb 5oz / 1.97kg
Packed Size 5" x 17.5" / 13 x 44cm
Head Height 40" / 102cm
Footprint Weight 6oz / 170g
Floor Area 28 sqft / 2.6 sqm
Fast Fly Weight na


Single door

Door features two windows. One weather viewing widow and one with two closure options. Mesh only for ventilation or zip up the nylon layer for complete closure.

Zippered fly vents allow for venting in inclement weather or zip up the nylon layer for complete protection.

Heavy duty reflective guylines and reflective webbing

Storm flap on door zipper

Two fly vents

Velcro tabs connect fly to pole structure providing perfect pitch and extra stability

Ready to pitch; with pre-cut guy lines and tensioners attached to fly

Reflective guylines and webbing on tent corners

4 interior mesh pockets & 8 lightweight Mega X stakes

Mega X stakes may be buried as deadman anchors

Over-sized, reinforced stake out loops - to be used with skis, ice axe, ski poles, etc.

Gear loft loops included

Footprint - sold separately

Fast Fly setup NOT available

Fits Wall Gear Loft - sold separately

Construction + Materials

Ultralight nylon, three layer waterproof, breathable fabric with a microporous membrane and tricot layer to enhance moisture management

Membrane with electrospun nanofibers provides a 10000mm waterproof rating at minimal weight

Fabric breathability (MVTR): 30000 g/m2/24 hours

Durable nylon floor fabric with a 10000mm polyurethane coating

All seams taped with waterproof, solvent-free polyurethane tape (No PVC or VOC's)

DAC Featherlite NSL pole system with press fit connectors

Plastic clips and sleeves attach tent body to pole frame