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Highlights from Robens NEW lightweight tent range

Words by Taunton Leisure on 09/02/2021 13:47:37

The new Boulder 3 is a dome tent with a transverse ridgepole which offers great two door flexible living with loads of space.

Highlights from Robens NEW lightweight tent range

Take a peak at what’s in store for this years adventures with the amazing new range of lightweight backpacking tents from Robens.

Danish tent and gear maker, Robens has everything you need for an excellent night under the stars. Their wide and varied product range encompasses everything from good quality tents, sleeping bags, cooking equipment, fire bowls, axes you name it! It is easy to see that despite such a wide range of products, a great deal of thought, experience and expert design has been applied to every product allowing superb ease of use and reliability. A night with an arsenal of Robens gear is sure to be a comfortable one whatever the conditions.
With any luck, over the next few months we will see the UK’s campsites and wild spaces (where wild camping is welcome) open again and many adventurous stargazers will once more venture out into the hills and fields in search of quiet and tranquillity which only open natural spaces can provide. Fingers crossed!
For those looking for the perfect lightweight tent at a good price, Robens new range of technical backpacking tents makes for an absolutely superb option. We’re going to be talking about some of the new features applied by Robens within there exciting new ranges.

Sitting within Roben’s new Route range, the Pioneer 3 EX is a classic, easy to pitch tunnel tent offering great room and a sturdy reliable structure.

The Route Range

The Route range meets a growing demand for entry-level technical tents which are easy to understand and use. These tents include all of the essential features required by up to 3 people to perfectly address the needs of adventure sections of national award schemes such as DofE, youth organisations such as the Scouts and for those adventurers just starting out who are looking to balance performance with a very good price tag.

Every tent within this range uses a HydroTex Core flysheet offering a 3000mm hydrostatic head as well as T6 aluminium poles which offer excellent light weight and easy use. You’ll find mesh panels on the large inner doors which offer great insect-free ventilation, plenty of storage pockets within, rainproof vents and adjustable pegging loops with buckle adjustments to make the tent easier to pitch on difficult terrain.
Let’s take a look at some highlights:

The Robens Pioneer 3 EX

With comfortable living space for up to three people, the Pioneer 3EX tunnel tent is stable and straightforward to pitch. It has a single side door that leads to a generous porch area, with ample space for storage and headroom to sit relaxing during poor weather. The weight is still low enough that two people might consider it as a spacious option if unsettled weather is expected. Front and back vents create air flow to minimise condensation.


The Robens Boulder 3

The combination of dome style and short transverse ridge pole offers twin-porch flexible living, cooking and storage space with excellent internal height and width for three occupants. The design includes options for opening outer doors to allow easy sheltered access, as well as delivering cross ventilation and great views out protected from the wind. Locking tips and twin eyelets in sturdy webbing secure the internal poles with the ridge pole.


The Greencone 4 from Robens’s Trail range is a popular choice for adventurers looking for extra space and a classic tried and tested design.

The Trail Range

Whever your on two feet, two wheels, on the water or off road – no matter your mode of exploration the popular Trail range addresses diverse accommodation needs of adventurers taking part in general outdoor pursuits. On offer are lightweight, practical, durable and full featured technical tents in a wide variety of designs and sizes that cater for one to four people.

The trail range tent flys are all made from HydroTex HD RS Riptop Polyester whic is not only super tough but also offers a 5000mm Hydrostatic head. Special fetures include a gear rope within the ceiling of the tent perfect for drying gear or hanging a light, great ventilation, flat pole sleeves which make pitching extra easy in rough conditions whilst also providing a low profile and wind resistance.

Some highlights include:

The Robens Starlight 2

This award-winning classic tent uses a double wedge design to efficiently shed wind. The Starlight 2 pitches easily and quickly using double clip-on hooks to the main alloy hoop pole that is pre-angled to maximise useable space and comfort. Four attached short corner poles add height at head and feet. Protected vents that can be adjusted from inside and the insect-proof mesh door all enhance ventilation.


The Robens Voyager Versa 4

The four-person Versa 4 is a stable tunnel tent thanks to features that include the ripstop polyester outer, flat pole sleeves and aluminium alloy poles. A side and front door provide access to the extended porch that’s perfect for storage or for foul weather relaxation. Two zips allow the front door to be poled out, or the whole front porch wall can be toggled back. The end rear panel can also be toggled back to reveal the inner tent for ultimate airing.


The Robens Green Cone 4

This versatile four-person tipi has great headroom and features an offset centre pole at the entrance by the large porch and inner. This pole lifts the outer from the ground to create a gap to aid air flow. Small corner poles are sewn into the inner to create a wall that adds extra useable space. To save weight, remove the inner and adjust the telescopic centre pole so the outer sits close to the ground – the perfect bivvy tent. Our rapid Clamcleat® guyline and buckle pegging point adjustment aid pitching and stability.



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