13-Feb-15. Love the guy outs, tipi seems much quieter in the wind. All times are GMT-9. 01:07:51 – 01:08:30 How do you get over the fear of going floorless? Any ideas will help. My hunting buddy wants to get one, and I'm a little hesitant to use them in high winds and/or big snow storms. Email Address. This fall, the 12 man endured heavy rains and winds far exceeding 50mph and we had no issues. You'll use it a few times and want to sell it after you and your wife begin to hate yourself for the mistake you made when you could have spent a little more and toted a few more ounces for a vastly more comfortable/larger backcountry home. It’s in excellent condition. Absolutely. Welcome! "I refuse to let the things I can't do stop me from doing the things I can". Put up the pole, adjust stakes if needed, fill in secondary stakes if needed, pound in all primary stakes. The SEEK Outdoors company has very quality Colorado made products and great customer service! ). Here are my thoughts It is very easy to put up, seems very stable and is very warm and toasty with the stove in. Thanks in advance for any and all input. Accessibility Help. The Kifaru Large stainless steel take-down stove is new, never used. JOIN OUR NEWSLETTER. I know Kifaru has awesome products but they are awefully heavy for what I was looking for. The SEEK Outdoors company has very quality Colorado made products and great customer service! Posts: 6. Joined Aug 30, 2009 Messages 1,610 Location North Carolina. Kifaru, SG, Exo, Seek Outside,MR> Kuiu. I haven't tried to heat up anything on my LiteOutdoors stove. I use the guys on every pitch. The WildSide Systems TipiTent shelters are of the single center pole tipi style and are designed to be used with the ultralight titanium Seek Outside wood stoves if customers desire. Hot tenting: Lightweight backpacking shelters heated by wood … Contact. Register Only time and more use will tell how well it holds up, but so far, so good. Register I have an 8 man Seek Outside tipi. It takes some trial and error to find the balance of amount and frequency to stoke these little stoves. Grab opposite door stake loop and stretch tipi out taut (not stretched). I'm sure they are similar. If weight is no issue, you could go with a heavier cast iron type stove but the lightweight packing stoves work well for my needs. The Kifaru Large stainless steel take-down stove is new, never used. The round top and bars just don't seem to create a very stable platform and I don't think those bars would transfer heat very well. OP. The Rect-mid 2 Person Pyramid Inner Tent is a great solution to sleep two people under a teepee. This 360-page book is a great resource for any Alaska moose hunter, regardless of experience level. I would agree it doesnt get anybetter than Kifaru costumer service. I now own the Colorado and DST tarps from Seek Outside plus the 8 man tipi. From: Elk_Thumper. I have a little experience with Kifaru in that I have the DT1 pack, and I only have good things to say about it. Perhaps you might want to also check out Seek Outside and the MSR Twin Brothers ($399 USD). Then, add a titanium wood stove, and you’re easily over 8 lb (… Oct 11, 2015 - This Pin was discovered by Brandon. Aggie, look into the Seek Outside shelters as well, very similar to the Kifaru tipis. Ended: May 30, 2020. A comparison review of a Kifaru Tipi and a Seekoutside Tipi by Evan Hill of hillpeoplegear.com.... Jump to. The Seek Outside Stoves and the Kifaru stoves are rectangular and have a flat top. The hunt will be the last week of August in Utah so real cold temps aren't expected, however daily rain is the norm. Neat how it can pack down so small, but yet work so well. I like it. Higher performance criteria: smaller differences? We offer a variety of sizes of tipi tents, pyramid tents, and backpacking tents. Solo Inner Compatible Tipi Tent Manufacturers. I have a large stove IOT use in both Tipis but the Arctic (largest) stove would be my choice for the 12 man. A couple of rainy nights and no leaks or condensation yet. Set primary door stake. At 6 lb 7.9 oz (2.9 kg) including the pole, it isn’t exactly light when compared to say, a solo tarp made of Cuben Fiber! I went with Seek Outside. I have spent the last several months researching and gathering as much information as I could about the SO 6 Man Tipi, Kifaru 6 Man Tipi, Kifaru Sawtooth and SO Redcliff. Portable Wood Stoves and Portable Tent Stoves. Extra rope included. I got their 4 man tipi for solo use. I have started this thread to review Seek Outsides 4 man Tipi that I purchased used in November of 2014. C. Joined: Jan 2016. All have worked flawlessly and kept me dry when I've used them. Seek Outside 2922 I 70B Grand Junction, Colorado 81504 (970) 208-8108; Information The fit and finish on the Seek Outside pack was no where close to the Stone Glacier and it wasn't much cheaper. ... It’s Seek ... Outside’s 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY! Subscribe to our newsletter. below. I just bought a Kifaru 12 man tipi. Our customers use our gear in very harsh conditions in remote parts of the world, so our focus is on building quality. I'm basically just looking for opinions regarding these two tipi manufactures and probably more so with SO, because I'm pretty confident in my opinion that Kifaru makes bomber gear. I stumbled across Seek Outside after seeing Kifarus Tipis on hunting forums. Thank you and thank your family for the Moose Drool too. This is a review of the Seek Outside 12 person tent with titanium portable woodstove. Hot Tents have been exploding in … for a free forum account |  Upgrade to a Supporting Forum Membership | Manage Your Account/Update Password. Quality has three parts - Design, Craftsmanship, and Materials. Seek Outside 8 Person Tipi with XXL Stove similar to Kifaru: Condition: Used. I was have been looking at getting a Kifaru tipi of some type for a long time now. I'm glad to see this thread getting added to over the years. Would I recommend the kifaru? These stoves are very well designed and make your TipiTent experience much more comfortabel. I just recently started looking at Seekoutside Tipis and have realized that they seem to be some real competition. C. P. 8 man seek outside tipi and stove. Please use The Alaska Moose Hunting Guidebook is now available for Apple devices and for Amazon Kindle. Joined Oct 31, 2012 Messages 121. for a free forum account |  Upgrade to a Supporting Forum Membership |, http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-...hread_id=46555. Kifaru stuff is not silnylon, and their custom service is second to none. How do you use the tipi stove combo to dry clothing, and how do you ventilate to prevent overheating? Great tent. Setback Method. There are many good pack companies to choose from these days. Visit James . May 25, 2016 #12 genesis273 Well-known member. Then, add a titanium wood stove, and you’re easily over 8 l… Spent last night on the river camping under my Megatarp. Subscribe to our newsletter. Sure. Re: SO Redcliff vs. Kifaru Sawtooth by Akicita » Wed Jul 13, 2016 9:54 pm I have spent the last several months researching and gathering as much information as I could about the SO 6 Man Tipi, Kifaru 6 Man Tipi, Kifaru Sawtooth and SO Redcliff. Our Customer service Motto is Seek Outside CARES (Communicate, Accountable, Responsible, Empathy, Solutions) for our customers. After reviewing Kifaru vs. Titanium Goat vs. Seek Outside I think I've decided upon a Seek Outside. Ended: Jul 01, 2020. The Seek Outside Tipi is a large-footprint "hot tent" or "stove tent" (i.e., a tent with a built in stovepipe jack designed to be used with an ultralight titanium wood-burning stove). Press alt + / to open this menu. your own Pins on Pinterest Discover (and save!) I have a Kifaru DT1 and love it. I have really come to love the floorless design. Hi All I have now used the kifaru Tipi in anger! Extra rope included. Any opinions would be greatly appreciated on these shelters. Tipi was bought last May (2017) and only gently used once in a local campground. These strings can be pulled taut to take slack out of the liner. Details about Seek Outside Courthouse Tent Tipi w/ Large Titanium Wood Stove sim to Kifaru See original listing. I have heard good opinions on the Cimarron. I have been researching tipis for the last couple months and in an attempt to find the lightest 6 man tipi/stove combo for backpack hunting I looked at Kifaru, TiGoat, Wyoming Lost and Found and Seek Outside. From: 76aggie. your account management area, forums and University require login. C. CoryLee OP. Just down sizing to bivy hunt. Seek Outside, Kifaru, Exo, Stone Glacier... it's hard to go wrong with any of these. really not much heavier than reg. Is the 6 man worth the extra half pound in weight? The bottom of the liner ties into the bottom part of the tent with several nylon strings. Never seen a Sawtooth. … My typical party size for big game hunts is 3-5 guys. Learn more! I know it is larger than what you are looking at, but I will say I would not hesitate purchasing one of their smaller offerings if the need came up. It is my understanding that the guy that started SO, used to work for Patrick and left to start his own business. Any opinions would be greatly appreciated on these shelters. I currently backpack hunt for my big game trips annually in both OR and WA, but also take the wife and dogs in the summers on scouting trips. How's it holding up? 20-Oct-16. 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