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MSR Elixir 2 Tent (2 Person/3 Season) Footprint Included

$399.95 CAD 10311

The MSR Elixir 2 tent is an extremely livable performance camping & backpacking tent & an ideal option for adventurers seeking an easy-to-assemble tent at a great value. Unlike many tents in this class, our freestanding tent design offers true-to-size capacity for two and features two large doors plus new larger vestibules with 35% more space. The versatile tent balances breathable mesh fabric with solid canopy fabric to provide ventilation, warmth and privacy, while the included footprint offers multiple setup options, including a freestanding Fast & Light pitch with rain fly. Whether you’re planning your first backpacking trip or your next one, the Elixir 2 tent is your remedy.

  • Livable: Now more livable with larger vestibules, built-in gear lofts, glow-in-the-dark zippers, and an easy-to-find red vestibule door.  Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom; adaptable rainfly for excellent view.
  • Fast & Light Setup: Includes an MSR Elixir Footprint that allows for a lightweight Fast & Light setup with rainfly.
  • Easy Setup: Now with new laser-etched, directional pole-end grommets, these freestanding tents feature color-coded poles, clips and webbing for fast and easy setup.
  • Privacy: Mesh and solid fabric panels offer ventilation, warmth and privacy.
  • Unique pole geometry creates optimizes headroom
  • Star-patterned skylight allows for excellent views
  • Easy Access with two large, easy-entry StayDry doors and vestibules
  • Larger Vestibule for 35% more storage space.
  • Two new built-in gear lofts & glow zippers
  • Maximum Floor Space comfortably fits two mattresses side-by-side,

Free Footprint Included for your MSR 2P Tent. 

Get away for an unencumbered outdoor experience with the versatility of one tent to do it all. Experience shelters offer full-featured protection and generous living spaces, while still being light and technical enough for trips far into the back country. 

  • Color:  Red, Silver/Grey Fly
  • Capacity:  2 Person
  • Door/Vestibule: 2 Side Door & 2 Vestibule
  • Freestanding: Yes
  • Tent Footprint: 9' 2" x 7' [2280 x 2.13m]
  • Sleeping Area: 4' 2" x 7' [1.27 x 2.13cm]
  • Interior Peak Height: 3' 3" [1.02m]
  • Fast & Light® Minimum Weight w/ footprint: 3 lbs 9 oz  [1.61 kg]
  • Minimum Weight: 5 lbs  [2.24 kg]
  • Packed Weight:  6 lbs  [2.77 kg]
  • Floor Area: 29 sq. ft [2.69 sq. meters]
  • Larger Vestibule Area: 24 (12 + 12) sq. ft  [2.22 (1.11 + .1.11) sq. m]
  • Tent Volume:  45 cu. ft [1274 liters]
  • Larger Vestibule Volume: 25 (12.5 + 12.5) cu. ft / 708 (354 + 354) liters 
  • Packed Size: 20 x 7 in  [51 x 17 cm]
  • Number of Poles: 2 7000 series aluminum
  • Number of Stakes: 6 Aluminum
  • Rainfly Fabric: 68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR
  • Canopy Fabric: 40D ripstop nylon
  • Mesh Type: 20D nylon micromesh
  • Floor Fabric: 70 taffeta nylon 3000mm Durashield™ polyurethane & DWR


Fast & Light Option: Freestanding Fast & Light® setup options allow you to set up tent with rainfly only for ultra-minimalist trips. Tent can be setup with or without optional footprint (Footprint Included).

Side entry zipper: orientation allows vestibule door to hang out of your way for unrestricted access.

StayDry Door: Large StayDry™ door features built-in rain gutter and waterpoof taped seams for reliable weather protection.