Great Example of using paddles for tarp poles.
Photos curtesy of Stephen Miller.
Correct sequence for quick and easy Pyramid Tarp set up.
Zip and buckle door.
Stake out four corners in a perfect square.
unzip door and put up pole till fabric taut.
zipe and buckle door
add additional tie outs if needed for wind or snow.
Flat 6×9.5′ long solo tarp shelter for 1. Plenty of coverage without excess weight.
Available in subtle colors or a standout in night and day – orange with white.
8 reinforced web tie outs around hem, and 2 tie outs centered over feet and head.
Price includes shipping in the USA, and a stuff sack.
30 Denier Silnylon various colors weighs 11 oz. 70d double thick silnylon in yellow weighs aprox 20 oz.
One seam along the center running the short distance (side to side lying underneath)
Notes- fabric is NOT flame retardant, keep away from heat and flame.
First I have seen of this color in the silnylons.
Here it is with some other current fabric colors that will be made into tarps and other shelters.
Just over 3 ounces, bring a small tarp that can be a bit of shelter on a hike, stuffed in a first aid kit for treating shock or improvised stretcher, or a ground sheet for your larger shelter. 8 feet long, 6 ft wide at head tapering to 2 ft. Unhemmed, Great Price, $27 shipped in the USA! colors white, foliage green, black.