Most reviews of tents for outdoor camping usually focus on small, one- or two-person models. These definitely have a lot going for them as they’re lightweight, easy to carry, and don’t need a lot of space to set up.
So, if you’re heading out on your own for a camping trip a compact tent could be just what you need.
If there’s more than one of you, however, you’ll probably soon find it a bit cramped and realize that it’s not quite the best family tent you have hoped for.
Our Top Three Picks for the Best Family Tents:
**Note – There are several possibilities that may fit your needs listed in larger detail below. If you want to skip the read, the three choices listed above are top picks and are battle tested. All three are great choices.