Kelty 4 person tent Review: We Deep Dive into our top Picks

Kelty 4 person tent Review

Last updated on September 21st, 2023 at 12:42 am

We thought we would do something different and review all models of the Kelty 4 person tent and summarise each of them to let you decide which four favorite peoples will enjoy this camping trip with you.

Our Top Picks

Kelty Wireless 4 Freestanding Car Camping Tent

Wireless 4 by Kelty

Sometimes you just want to get away from it all and experience nature. Now, with Kelty’s new Wireless 4 tent, that’s easier than ever! Thanks to its quick corners, setup is lightning-fast and you can be in your new home away from home in no time. Plus, the Shark Mouth duffel makes packing up a breeze. And when you’re there, two doors and two vestibules make this tent ultra-livable and our EZ-Zip vestibule makes getting in and out of it super easy.

So if you’re looking for a break from reality and want to reconnect with nature, this is the tent for you!

Occupancy2 Person
DesignCamping Tent
Recommended Uses For ProductCamping & Hiking
Product Dimensions86″L x 50″W x 43″H
Seasons3 Season, Summer, Fall, Spring
Sport TypeCamping & Hiking
Item Weight2.97 Kilograms

Key Features

  • 68D Polyester, No-see-um Mesh, Hybrid Fiberglass Poles
  • Imported
  • The 2020 Kelty Wireless features a freestanding design and two-vestibule construction, which means precious storage space for all your gear.
  • The tent measures 86 x 49 in (LXW) and has a peak height of 43 in. The floor space is 29 square feet.
  • The tent has two doors. The three poles are made of fiberglass/hybrid, and the walls are made of 68D poly, 1800mm/40D no-see-um mesh.
  • The three included poles are made of fiberglass/hybrid, and the tent features Kelty Quick Corners for a lightnin’-fast setup.
  • The brand new EZ-Zip vestibule makes getting in and out.

Late Start 4 Person Tent by Kelty

I know you don’t want to miss a minute of your outdoor adventure, but sometimes things come up. That’s why Kelty created the Late Start tent. You can still get out and enjoy Mother Nature no matter how late (or how early) you arrive. The Quick Corner technology makes it lightning fast to set up in any weather, even in the dark, while the pre-bent poles give you plenty of space to hang out. So don’t worry if you have to stay late at work or get stuck in traffic. Just roll up whenever you’re ready, crack open a beer, and sleep as long as you want. We got you covered!

Special FeatureWater-Resistant, rain-cover, portable, Accessory pockets, lightweight
Occupancy4 Person
DesignCamping Tent
Recommended Uses For ProductCamping & Hiking
Product Dimensions99″L x 81″W x 81″H
Seasons3 Season, Autumn, Summer, Spring
SportCamping & Hiking, Outdoor Lifestyle

Key Features

  • Updated Version of Kelty Salida Tent
  • The tent measures 99” x 81”, giving you an interior area of 55. 7 square feet. The peak height is 56 inches. A single vestibule protects 9. 14 square feet of storage space.
  • The two aluminum poles are pre-bent to create extra room inside the tent. Pockets at each corner of the tent keep one end of the pole secure as you move around to deal with the other end.
  • The tent has a single door. The walls are No-see-um mesh and the floor is tough 68 denier fabric, water resistant to 1800 mm. Internal storage includes a ceiling pocket.
  • A waterproof 68 denier rainfly protects the tent’s body. All seams are sealed to keep the water out. The freestanding design means you can pitch the tent and then move it around to find the best site.
  • Care instructions: Hand Wash
  • Sport type: Outdoor Lifestyle

Kelty Grand Mesa 4 Person Tent

I’m telling you, the Grand Mesa 4 is the perfect backpacking companion! With Kelty Quick Corners for quick setup, a Shark Mouth carry bag for easy packing up, and an EZ Zip vestibule to make traveling between campsites a breeze, it’s unparalleled. Plus, the lightweight aluminum poles make putting it together a total cinch. It’s so easy, affordable, and awesome just like your favorite freeze-dried meal without the heartburn!

Special FeatureLightweight, Rainfly
Occupancy4 Person
Recommended Uses For ProductBackpacking, Camping & Hiking
Product Dimensions8.2″L x 8.1″W x 20.7″H
Seasons3 Season
Sport TypeCamping & Hiking
Item Weight4 Pounds

Key Features

  • Polyester
  • Imported
  • Fully featured and refreshed for 2020, the reliable backpacking companion Grand Mesa tent is now even grander. Easy, affordable, and awesome… like your favorite freeze-dried meal. Without the heartburn.
  • 2020 Updates: Kelty Quick Corners keep poles in place during setup, EZ-Zip vestibule with fully taped seams, Shark Mouth carry bag for easier pack up and storage.
  • Dependable Materials: 2 compact foldings, DAC press-fit aluminum poles, weather-resistant and long-lasting 68D polyester tent floor and rainfly fabric, and fully seam-taped construction. Color-coded clip and fly attachment for simple setup.
  • Freestanding, Lightweight Design: Freestanding design allows the tent to be pitched and moved around to find the best campsite. Lightweight materials contribute a weight of 4 lbs. 1oz (2 person) or 6 lbs. 13oz (4 Persons).
  • The Nitty Gritty: Overall size (in inches) 98×80, 54 square feet interior space, packed size 18×7. 5×7. 5in, packed weight 7lbs. 7oz. 1 door, 1 vestibule, rated for 3 season use.
  • Kelty Craftsmanship: Kelty is synonymous with quality in the outdoor community and for a good reason. Kelty gear is built for play and built to last. Designed in Colorado and ready to be put through the wringer around the world (or in the backyard).

Final Thoughts

We hope you got a lot out of this Kelty 4 person tent Review, and as I mentioned, my favorite is still the Kelty Wireless 4 Freestanding Car Camping Tent. You just cant go past the hundreds of fantastic reviews and the sturdiness of the tent. Camp on, my happy campers!

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