This is similar to what we did at the Camporee, except I had to drape it over the tent & stake the tarp out because we didn't have the extra two trees. It still worked well & we were dry. We had a nice vestibule at the door.
Here is an excellent little tip by Intense Angler to show you how to use a pull tab as a guy-line tensioner. This comes in handy for setting up and adjusting your tents, tarps and other shelter systems, and best of all its FREE! So check out the video below to see how its used … Continue reading »
DIY Condensation prevention. You know how the bottom of your tent is always damp when breaking down camp? Solution: put a flannel backed vinyl tablecloth on the ground first, fuzzy side up, and put your tent over it. It acts as a moisture barrier much better than a tarp or blanket does.