Updated for 2018:
With all the features you expect from MSR, the freestanding Elixir 3 tent offers campers and backpackers an extremely livable backpacking tent at a great value. The tent design provides plenty of headroom and space for three full-size adults and their mats, two large doors for easy entry, and new larger vestibules with 35% more storage space. Balancing breathable mesh fabric with solid canopy fabric, the 3-season Elixir 3 tent provides ventilation, warmth and privacy, while the included footprint offers multiple setup options, including a freestanding Fast & Light pitch with rainfly.
- Livable: Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom and fits three mats; adaptable rainfly allows for excellent views; built-in gear lofts and glow-in-the-dark zipper pulls enhance livability.
- Fast & Light Setup: Includes an MSR Elixir Footprint that allows for a lightweight Fast & Light setup with rainfly.
- Easy Setup: Freestanding system features color-coded poles, clips and webbing, plus red vestibules for fast and easy setup.
- Privacy: Mesh and solid fabric panels offer ventilation, warmth and privacy.
|Weight (Standard)||7 lbs|
|Minimum Weight (Standard)||5 lbs 14 oz|
|Minimum Weight (Metric)||2.66 kg|
|Packed Weight (Standard)||7 lbs|
|Packed Weight (Metric)||3.19 kg|
|Floor Area (Standard)||39.5 sq. ft|
|Floor Area (Metric)||3.67 sq. m|
|Vestibule Area (Standard)||24 sq. ft|
|Vestibule Area (Metric)||2.22 sq. m|
|Tent Volume (Standard)||63 cu. ft|
|Tent Volume (Metric)||1784 liters|
|Number of Poles||2 Aluminum 7000 Series|
|Interior Peak Height (Standard)||41 in|
|Interior Peak Height (Metric)||104 cm|
|Packed Size (Standard)||20 x 8 in|
|Packed Size (Metric)||51 x 20 cm|
|Number of Doors||2|
|Rainfly Fabric||68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR|
|Canopy Fabric||40D ripstop nylon DWR|
|Mesh Type||20D nylon micro-mesh|
|Floor Fabric||70D taffeta nylon 3000mm polyurethane & DWR|
|Vestibule Volume (Metric)||708 liters|
|Vestibule Volume (Standard)||25 cu. ft|
MSR Elixir Tent