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    I am in the market for the Shangri-La 3 [ http://www.golite.com/Shangri-La-3-T...3.aspx#reviews ] but I cannot find one for the life of me! Does anyone know any similar products in the same price range that are good quality and earth toned?
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    might look at this
    http://www.sportsmansguide.com/net/c....aspx?a=619972

    They also have a larger one
    http://www.sportsmansguide.com/net/s...%20tent&eMode=

    I don't know about the quality of these tents, but I have purchased tents from them and their cheap price does suffer a bit in quality, but I have been happy with the ones I have purchased from them.

    Hope that helps

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pappy Frank View Post
    might look at this
    http://www.sportsmansguide.com/net/c....aspx?a=619972

    They also have a larger one
    http://www.sportsmansguide.com/net/s...%20tent&eMode=

    I don't know about the quality of these tents, but I have purchased tents from them and their cheap price does suffer a bit in quality, but I have been happy with the ones I have purchased from them.

    Hope that helps

    Stay away from this tent. I bought it over the summer and even siliconed treated it. You will get wet! I woke up at 1 am on a camping trip to steady drips coming in all through the tent fabric. Ultimately by 6 am it was a lake in the tent.

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    I'm thinking that may have been partly condensation. Did you have the bottom and peak vents wide open?

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    I'm also looking to get one of their tents, the Shangri-La 5 Tent. All of their tents are supposed to be back in stock by late spring, but who knows for sure. One thing we can probably count on though is a price increase when production starts back up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bandit23 View Post
    I am in the market for the Shangri-La 3 [ http://www.golite.com/Shangri-La-3-T...3.aspx#reviews ] but I cannot find one for the life of me! Does anyone know any similar products in the same price range that are good quality and earth toned?
    Try http://wyominglostandfound.com/tipi.html and check out his camo tarp tipi.
    Add a stove jack and your set.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fusternc View Post
    Stay away from this tent. I bought it over the summer and even siliconed treated it. You will get wet! I woke up at 1 am on a camping trip to steady drips coming in all through the tent fabric. Ultimately by 6 am it was a lake in the tent.
    I second that, I purchased the large one and as soon as there was a slight wind the center pole bent and the tent was ruined...prior to that the center pole actually ripped through the top of the tent and had to be reinforced.

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    Quote Originally Posted by landscraper75 View Post
    I'm also looking to get one of their tents, the Shangri-La 5 Tent. All of their tents are supposed to be back in stock by late spring, but who knows for sure. One thing we can probably count on though is a price increase when production starts back up.
    I am also waiting for the Shangri-La 5. I hope the price will stay below $300.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Moondog55 View Post
    I'm thinking that may have been partly condensation. Did you have the bottom and peak vents wide open?
    I had top vent open...it's always open. I also had at least one lower vent open. This was during a rain storm. It leaked like crazy. Eureka Assault 4 is my goto tent now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Red Cell View Post
    Try http://wyominglostandfound.com/tipi.html and check out his camo tarp tipi.
    Add a stove jack and your set.
    Do you own one of these personally? It looks to be just a ordinary hardware store camo tarp with a zipper tailored into it for $170. Their ripstop tipis are over a grand.
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