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ALPS Mountaineering Chaos 2-Person
Free-standing 2-person 3-season tent

If you want to stay dry on your next trip and avoid the hassle of faulty zippers, we have the tents for you! The Chaos is a one continuous pole design, free standing tent that is enhanced with 2 doors for easy entry and 2 vestibules for gear storage and extra weather protection. Extra large #8 zippers make opening and closing the doors and vestibules a breeze. The Chaos has 7000 series aluminum poles that are strong and lightweight. Assembly is really easy with the tent clips that just snap in place over the poles. The poles are all shock corded together as one continuous system. With a factory sealed fly and floor seams, you're sure to stay dry in rainy weather. The polyester fly and floor are urethane coated, factory sealed seams for maximum weatherproofness. The fly buckles to the tent, offering a much more secure attachment when compared to elastic cord. The mesh roof vents increase ventilation and improves star gazing. All these combined features, make the Chaos a great choice for any backpacking trip.
  • Free-standing pole system with 7000 series aluminum poles
  • Great ventilation with mostly mesh walls
  • Easy assembly with pole clips that quickly snap over the tent poles
  • 75D 185T polyester fly with 1500mm coating resists UV damage and stays taut
  • 75D 185T poly taffeta floor with 3000mm coating
  • Factory-sealed fly and floor seams provide best weather protection
  • Extra large #8 zippers on doors and vestibules
  • Full-coverage fly offers maximum protection
  • Extra guy-outs on fly to stabilize tent in bad weather
  • Two vestibules for gear storage and extra weather protection
  • Weatherproof fly buckles on for maximum adjustability and protection
  • Mesh roof increases ventilation and improves star-gazing
  • Easy entry with two doors
  • Mesh storage pocket, gear loft, 7075 aluminum stakes, and guy ropes included
  • Chaos 2 floor saver available
  • Base size: 4'8 x 7'2
  • Center height: 40"
  • Vestibule depth: 29"
  • Tent area: 33 ft²
  • Vestibule area: 17 ft²
  • Minimum weight: 5 lbs. 12 oz.
  • Total weight: 6 lbs. 8 oz.
  • Packed size: 6.5" x 22"
  • Pole diameter: 8.5 mm
Product Number
ItemProduct Number
Chaos 2 Gray/Navy5252050
Customer Reviews
The Chaos 2-Person has been rated 2 times.
5.0 out of 5 stars
Excellent Tent

This tent has been a faithful companion on numerous camping and/or backpacking trips for the last 5 years. Setup is quick and easy - quicker if I am not using the rainfly. I have not had any leaks in the tent or with the rainfly, It is not the most roomy 2-person backpacking tent but it sleeps 2 comfortably enough. When the rainfly is attached and secured it provides a vestibule for gear to be kept away from the elements and out of the sleeping area. Recommend this tent to anyone!

Great tent

I absolutely love this tent, I bought this tent to replace my older backpacking tent, I like the color scheme and it helps to keep the inside darker longer in the mornings. it has great ventilation and lots of room in the vestibule area. one on each side. Its a bit heavy but not to much. the last time it was used, just finishing set up it started raining off and on, then through the night It flat poured. I never got wet my gear was nice and dry. it actually did better in the rain than all of the other tents set up in the camp area. nice tent.