Our Top Pick ★★★★★

This is a really high quality tent, has great ratings, and is perfect to take hiking, trekking, or for any camping situation.

This is one of our favorite single person tents on the market in 2017. It takes less than 5 minutes to set it up with only 2 poles. And it’s really light, weighing in at 3 pounds 15 ounces. Inside is about 20 square feet, and the high point is about 3 feet. The Amazon reviews put it at 4.5 stars with over 350 ratings.

For all of these reasons we have chosen this as our top pick for the best single person tent to buy in 2017.

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A nice single person tent, with just a little more room than the others.

The two hoop design of this one-person tent makes for a very quick and simple set up. The included poles seem to almost ‘snap’ together with how tight the retention cord is. Sets up in minutes. Fully packed the tent weighs 4 pounds.

It is maintaining a 4 star rating on Amazon.

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Our lowest-priced pick for this section, but a worthy contender. 

 

This is also possible one of the fastest tents to set up, with claims that it can be set up in 60 seconds or less.

Built for rugged conditions–taffeta and micro mesh inner tent, taffeta rainfly included; Quick release buckles; Durable, water-resistant tent floor goes against the ground or cot surface. This tent weighs in at about 4.2 pounds.

On Amazon it has a 4.5 star rating with over 100 reviews.