World’s First Floating Tent Will Make You Want To Live In Nature — Indefinitely

This incredible floating tent is the stuff of camping dreams

First Floating Tent Will Make You Want To Live In Nature
© SmithFly

Could there be a more idyllic way to spend time in nature? We think not. Thanks to the Ohio-based company SmithFly, it’s now possible to sleep in a tent, on water.

The Shoal Tent, the world’s first floating tent, is approximately eight feet by eight feet, measured from outside to outside.

A person 6’3” tall can lay down or stand up in the middle. At just 75 pounds, it can easily be folded up to fit inside a burrito-shaped storage bag which is approximately 60 x 24 x 18 inches.

SmithFly suggests using the tent to camp on “your favorite farm ponds, saltwater flat, spring creek, or Eddie on your favorite river.”

The company doesn’t need to do much convincing, the floating tent is what camping dreams are made of.

The base of the floating tent is an inflatable raft, which is covered by a tent topper.

First Floating Tent Will Make You Want To Live In Nature
© SmithFly

The tent is inflatable, as well, as no poles are necessary. Best of all, the structure can withstand high winds.

As expected, the tent fabric is waterproof. The “six inch thick drop stitched” floor acts like an air mattress, and looks like a magnanimous place to hang out — day or night.

Reportedly, the floor inflates to 10 pounds per square inch (psi), and the tubes inflate to three psi.

First Floating Tent Will Make You Want To Live In Nature 1
© SmithFly

The company says in its product description: “The tent topper sides all attach and detach using heavy duty hook and loop for the ability to use just the top and get in and out easily through the sides if the need arises suddenly.”

See also: | Californian inventor spends millions creating one-off camper vehicle to take his four year old daughter around the world

The company, which launched in 2010, was founded by designer and fly fisherman Ethan Smith. One of SmithFly’s missions is to preserve the environment while producing multigenerational products that appeal to all customers.

First Floating Tent Will Make You Want To Live In Nature 2
© SmithFly

The Shoal Tent costs $1,499 and is available to pre-order online. Though the floating tents are not in stock — yet, the first batch will be unveiled in December 2017 or January of 2018.

In case of an accident, the Shoal Tent comes with a storage bag, manual foot pump, and patch kit.

Sourceinhabitat

Find us here

Get news from the CSGLOBE in your inbox each weekday morning

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors/source and do not necessarily reflect the position of CSGLOBE or its staff.

Paid content

Bill Gates Admits to Chemtrails

Bill Gates backs climate scientists lobbying for large-scale geoengineering ( Chemtrails ) Geo-engineers are finally coming out of the “chemtrail” closet, as reports are now...

NASA Confesses to Dosing Americans with Air-borne Lithium and Other Chemicals

There’s the official explanation for why NASA is spraying lithium, a pharmaceutical drug most often used to treat people with manic depression or bi-polar...

This Woman’s Documentary Of Air Pollution Goes Viral In China, Gets Banned By The Government

This documentary went viral in China. Then it was censored. It won’t be forgotten Every so often a seminal book or powerful movie alters the...

What's New Today

Georgia House Votes To Allow Citizens To Abolish Police Departments In The State

The Georgia House backed an effort on Friday to dissolve the Glynn County Police Department and any...

Leaked CDC document contradicts Pence claim that U.S. coronavirus cases ‘have stabilized’

Even as Vice President Mike Pence wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed published Tuesday that coronavirus...

Five bombshells about Trump from Bolton ‘s book

Excerpts from former national security adviser John Bolton ’s book about his time in the Trump administration...

Don’t Listen to Fox. Here’s What’s Really Going On in Seattle’s Protest Zone.

It seems I live in a city undergoing a “totalitarian takeover” that will lead to “fascist outcomes”...

MOST READ

What Is Agenda 21? Depopulation of 95% of the World By 2030

Most people are unaware that one of the greatest threats to their freedom may be a United Nations program which plans to depopulate 95%...

Complete List of BANKS Owned/Controlled by the Rothschild Family

What’s the significance of having a central bank within a country and why should you concern yourself, your family and colleagues? Central banks are illegally...

Leaked CDC document contradicts Pence claim that U.S. coronavirus cases ‘have stabilized’

Even as Vice President Mike Pence wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed published Tuesday that coronavirus...

Bill Gates Admits to Chemtrails

Bill Gates backs climate scientists lobbying for large-scale geoengineering ( Chemtrails ) Geo-engineers are finally coming out of the “chemtrail” closet, as reports are now...

Experts call for urgent defense of deep ocean

Experts from around the globe warn against lasting damage to the deep ocean A University of Southampton oceanographer is working with experts from around the...

The Planet Could Run Out of Water by 2040

Scientists Warn That an “Insurmountable” Water Crisis Will Grip the Planet by 2040 New study concludes that water shortages may be a bigger problem than...

HEMP: Scotland Community Begins Sustainable Housing Project

HEMP: Something All Homes Should Be Made Of Many people are becoming aware of ways to live that are more harmonious with the planet. It...

Childhood Obesity: Is Mom to Blame?

Study reveals parents' poor eating habits are to blame for childhood obesity A controversial PSA points the finger squarely at parents. Meet Jim, a 300-pound man...

Think Tanks Want To Solve The Opioid Crisis With A Military Invasion Of Mexico

To a hammer, every problem looks like a nail, and in the face of a deadly opioid epidemic, geopolitical think-tankers are now recommending a full-scale...

Winner Declared – Secrets Behind the 2016 Election?

So, as you may know, elections are over in the U.S. and a new president has been appointed. It's official: Donald Trump is the...

Yemen in Chaos: 1,000 Children Die a Week While World Ignores US-Backed War

Yemen is on the verge of collapse as poverty and disease, exacerbated by war and a lack of resources, have ravaged the country. Save the Children...