The 15 Best Camping Tents for Every Kind of Outdoor Adventure

Home is wherever you want it to be with these fun options.

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From bestsellers to innovations, the tried-and-true to the unusual, these camping tents are the best on the market for families, groups of friends, and solo travelers. No matter where your camping journey takes you—the sunny beach, lush forest, or an outdoor country music festival—these tents have got you covered.

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Coleman 6-Person Instant Cabin


When we say "instant" we mean it! This no-fuss tent comes together in just 60 seconds.

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Front Porch Cabin Tent


Your whole clan (and then some!) can fit in this roomy 10-person tent. And trust us, you'll love taking in the surrounding views from its spacious front porch, which makes this abode feel just like home.

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Tentsile Suspended Tree House Tent


Suspended from three different anchor points, this three-person tent can be hung from any sort of sturdy post, allowing you to sleep among the trees, up and away from any body of water, or just about anywhere else your adventures take you.

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Glamping Wall Tent


Invite your girlfriends to go "glamping" with this chic tent that's ideal for an outdoor sleepover party.

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Sky Tent


While this neat car-top tent may be on the pricer side, just imagine how much use you'll get out of this innovative piece. And with its cozy foam mattress and overhead skylight, you may never want to head back home.

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Coleman Evanston Screened Tent


Affordable, easy-to-assemble, roomy, and waterproof, this versatile tent is one of the best on the market at this price-point.

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15-Person Split Plan Instant Cabin


No matter how big your family, you'll have plenty of room for everyone in this spacious 15-person tent, which provides privacy via three different defined spaces.

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Campla Lightweight Hiking Tent


Roll it up and attach it to your backpack or throw it in your bag, this lightweight tent is exactly what you want for your next overnight hike.

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Grand Canyon Tent


This 12-person tent is so spacious that it even comes with two full-size closets, a divider to part the tent into two separate spaces, and four supersize windows designed to make the most of your views.

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TearDrop Tree Tent


Whether you want to kick back in your backyard, or spend the night outside at your favorite beach, this affordable tent is a cozy place to catch some zzz's wherever you go.

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Cold Weather Hilight Tent


Autumn camping fans, this one's for you! From heavy thunder to frosty snowstorms, this durable tent is designed to protect you from whatever chilly conditions mother nature may bring.

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Coleman Sundome


Simply one of the best options out there, this easy-to-assemble tent is great for all campers—from beginners to experienced. "Love this tent," one customer wrote on . "We're not big "outdoors" people [and] this tent exceeded my expectations! Breaking everything down was a breeze, too."

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Tentsile Una Tree Tent


Perfect for solo travel or backpacking adventures, this single-person suspended tent can be affixed just about anywhere. Its design is similar to Tentsile's other products, but this cozy one-person zip-up option means you'll have the tent all to yourself.

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Long Bed Truck Tent


Your truck + this tent = the ultimate road trip accommodations.

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Transparent Bubble Tent


Turn your backyard into the most enjoyable camping site for miles with this funky, inflatable bubble tent. Set up a bed inside, and you'll have the perfect place to stargaze at night.

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