Who doesn’t love the pop-up tents? The main reason behind the popularity of pop-up tents is the fastest pitching time. So, it will reduce the unwanted hassle that you face frequently in traditional tents installation.
Thus pop-up tents are becoming widespread overnight as they allow to install within a few seconds. But, before you hit on the campsite it’s recommended to learn how to pitch a pop-up tent effectively. Also, know and practice how to fold a pop-up tent.
That’s why here we come with some handy tips on pop-up tent folding instructions and pitching tips to help you out.
How To Put Up A Pop Up Tent?
Most of the best pop-up camping tents are lightweight and come inside a carrying bag. Typically, a carrying bag and harness keep the tent inside safely.
After reaching the campsite, choose a good spot first. Then unbox the tent and be prepared to set the pop-up tent up.
We’ve said earlier that, instant pop-up tent pitching is easier than the usual tent pitching. Actually, when you unfold the pop-up tent, you are almost done.
While bringing the tent out of the bag, hold all layers of fabric together and firmly grab the frame as well. Now release the harness and toss the folded tent in the air. So, the tent will unfold and open up completely.
If there are winds, secure the tent with pegs, sandbags, and guy ropes for more stability. In the rain, you can install a rainfly if needed.
How To Take Down & Fold A Pop Up Tent?
After knowing the pop-up tent setup process, it’s also necessary to learn the disassembly process. Actually, Taking down a pop-up tent is opposite to the put-up system.
Before folding or packing away the pop-up tent, make sure it is dry. Also, clean it, remove all stakes and tarp.
First of all, remove the stakes and guy lines to make the tent free from extra tension. If there is a rainfly, detach it too.
Now you have to fold down the tent. So how to fold a pop-up tent? Clean the tent before folding it. Grab the top two poles together and fold them in the middle. Make sure, you unzip the tent door to let the inside air escape.
Then stand the pop-up tent up and fold the bottom two poles with the previous two’s. To do that grab the upside poles in one hand and push the bottom poles with another hand and fold it to make a circular shape.
You will see two circles are formed, now put them together simply by sliding one over another. Now fasten the tent with a belt and keep the pop-up inside the storage bag.
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If you need more ideas, the following video might help you to learn how to fold a pop-up tent first.
Congratulation on folding the pop-up tent successfully. Have nice camping!