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Lightweight Tarps

Who would have thought lightweight tarps, a rectangular piece of nylon, could create so many types of shelter and inspire so many adventures? Immerse yourself in the elements and sleep looking up at the stars, don’t zip away the view you worked all day to get, wake up with nature all around you. For our top tarp tips read our 5 Ways To Pitch A Tarp Guide

Rig 3.5 lightweight nylon tarp

Rig 3.5

Siliconised ripstop nylon tarp with 16 hypalon attachment points, ideal for a solo mission when you need to move as light as possible

Sale: £50.00
Was: £55.00
Rig 7 lightweight nylon tarp kelp

Rig 7

30d siliconised Cordura ripstop nylon tarp, the ultimate in versatile lightweight shelter for backpackers, bikepackers and alpinists

Sale: £75.00
Was: £89.00
Rig 21 multi person expedition tarp kelp

Rig 21

Lightweight siliconised expedition tarp large enough for 4 - 8 people with 24 rigging points for ultimate rigability

Sale: £100.00
Was: £120.00

Rig Tarp Bundle

The Rig 7 lets you sleep under the stars with a beautiful view without the feeling of cold rain on your face. Rig bivvy bundle includes all the necessities to get you rigging up in no time.

£98.00 £109.50 if purchased separately
3 mm cord

Fredd 3

Camping Utility Cord ideal for tent and tarp guy lines

4 mm cord

Fredd 4

Camping Utility Cord ideal for tent and tarp guy lines

5 mm cord

Fredd 5

Camping Utility Cord ideal for tent and tarp guy lines

Aluminium tent pegs

Candy Canes

Round wire, aluminium, hook tent peg

Set of accessory caribiners


Set of 5 shiny red and grey micro clips


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