The Vaude Ferret 1 Ultralight is a two-person tent that is tunnel-type, double-wall, lightweight (not ultralight), and is not freestanding. Its use of lightweight fabrics to reduce weight is offset somewhat by the use of heavier than needed webbing and connectors. Still, at a little over 4 pounds (1.92 kg), the Ferret provides a lot of space plus a few extras for its weight, although ingress without moisture transfer in wet weather is difficult.

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  • Overview
    • In Brief
  • TABLE. Specifications: Year/Model, Style, Fabric Description, Pole Material, Weight Full Package, Weight Minimum Package, Floor/Vestibule Area, Floor Area/Backpacking Light Minimum Weight Ratio, Dimensions, MSRP
  • Features
    • Usable Features / Ease of Use
    • Weight / Sizing
    • Usable Space
  • Performance
    • Wind Stability
    • Storm Protection
    • Ventilation / Condensation Resistance
    • Insect Protection
    • Durability
  • Value
  • Recommendations for Improvement

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