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Hyperlite Mountain Gear Shelters UltaMid 4 – Ultralight Pyramid Tent
Hyperlite Mountain Gear Shelters UltaMid 4 – Ultralight Pyramid Tent
Hyperlite Mountain Gear Shelters UltaMid 4 – Ultralight Pyramid Tent
Hyperlite Mountain Gear Shelters UltaMid 4 – Ultralight Pyramid Tent
Hyperlite Mountain Gear Shelters UltaMid 4 – Ultralight Pyramid Tent
Hyperlite Mountain Gear Shelters UltaMid 4 – Ultralight Pyramid Tent

RECOMMENDED FOR 2-4 PEOPLE

Rated 4.7 out of 5
Based on 61 reviews

UltaMid 4 – Ultralight Pyramid Tent

$999.00

SKU: 2-02041-1

Our legendary four-season, four-person ultralight pyramid shelter.

IDEAL FOR

  • 2-4 People
  • Four-Season Expeditions
  • Protection from the Elements
  • Pairing with Inserts & Ground Cloths
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UNPACK THE COMFORT & SECURITY OF HOME, WHEREVER HOME MAY BE

The UltaMid 4 has the dimensions to accommodate a group of four, serve as a basecamp shelter, or provide protection for packrafting, alpine expedition, or bikepacking gear. When it comes to portable shelter, few designs have been as thoroughly time-tested and proven as those built in the pyramid-style. They’re easy to set up, efficiently spacious, and because of things like physics, incredibly capable of providing sanctuary in all but the most extreme weather.

While the remarkable 1.44 lbs. weight of the UltaMid 4 will be a welcome reduction to any kit’s overall mass, put any concerns to rest that it translates to a sacrifice in durability. The 100% waterproof Dyneema® Composite Fabrics used to build this elegant structure will outlast garden-variety silnylon materials many times over. The Ultamid 4 can be pitched high off the ground or tight to the ground. Set up with adjustable trekking poles or suspend from central peak.

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    UNPACK THE COMFORT & SECURITY OF HOME, WHEREVER HOME MAY BE

    WHY CHOOSE THE ULTAMID 4 PYRAMID TENT?

    WHY CHOOSE THE ULTAMID 4 PYRAMID TENT?

    Key Feature

    FOUR SEASON RETREAT

    A true four-season retreat for up to four people. Protection from the elements no matter when you're out exploring

    Key Feature

    WATERPROOF MATERIALS

    Fully-taped, DCF8 Dyneema® composite fabric panels constructed with 100% waterproof materials for confident nights of sleep in harsh weather conditions

    Key Feature

    SECURE HOLD

    Eight reinforced perimeter tie-outs and four center panel tie-outs with line locks for a secure hold. Legendary protection when the going gets windy

    FEATURES

    • Seams:Fully Taped Seams
    • Zipper:Water Resistant Two-Way Zipper
    • Ceiling:Dual peak vents with no-see-um mesh
    • Tie-Outs:8 reinforced perimeter tie-outs with line locks, 4 center panel tie-outs, 1 tie-out on cone for hanging from trees.
    • Guy Lines:Eight 3’ 2.8mm UHMWPE Core Guy Lines for Perimeter Tie-Outs
    • Cone:Specially designed to prevent deformation when using oddly shaped poles, paddles, sticks or skis.
    • Water Resistant:Yes
    • Compatible With:Ultamid 4 Half Insert, UltaMid 4 Insert No Floor, UltaMid 4 Insert with DCF11 Floor, Ground Cloth
    • Includes:X-Large Drawstring Stuff Sack & Additional 100’ of 2.8mm UHMWPE Core Guy Lines

    Featured Product Reviews

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    Best Tent I Have Ever Owned.
    Used the UMD4 with full insert with two sons in Yellowstone in July and it was a palace. In September we used the UMD4 with half insert and one son fishing and it was perfect. Fantastic product, great service. Highly recommend it. Thank you HMG!
    Randall H.
    Verified Buyer
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    Finally Got My Dream Mid...
    Its reputation proceeds it. I'll let you know how I love it in 10 years. So cool to see the production process for the material, and that it uses minimal fossil fuels.
    Robert N.
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    Fantastic, Spacious, Light
    I'm a solo parent who backpacks with three kids. Combined with the full insert with floor, this still cuts five pounds off my base weight compared to my old tent, and it's roomy enough to fit the four of us and all of our gear INSIDE.
    Christopher W.
    Verified Buyer

    SPECS & DIMENSIONS

    • MaterialsDCF8
    • Weight1.44 lbs | 23.0 oz. | 652g
    • Capacity2-4 People
    • Packed Dimensions10" x 7" x 5.5" | 25.4cm x 17.8cm x 14cm
    • Area85 sq. ft.
    • Width9' 3" | 111" | 282cm
    • Length9' 3" | 111" | 282cm
    • Height6' 3" | 75" | 190.5cm
    • Made InMexico

    WHY CHOOSE THE ULTAMID 4 PYRAMID TENT?

    Key Feature

    FOUR SEASON RETREAT

    A true four-season retreat for up to four people. Protection from the elements no matter when you're out exploring

    Key Feature

    WATERPROOF MATERIALS

    Fully-taped, DCF8 Dyneema® composite fabric panels constructed with 100% waterproof materials for confident nights of sleep in harsh weather conditions

    Key Feature

    SECURE HOLD

    Eight reinforced perimeter tie-outs and four center panel tie-outs with line locks for a secure hold. Legendary protection when the going gets windy

    Features

    • Seams:Fully Taped Seams
    • Zipper:Water Resistant Two-Way Zipper
    • Ceiling:Dual peak vents with no-see-um mesh
    • Tie-Outs:8 reinforced perimeter tie-outs with line locks, 4 center panel tie-outs, 1 tie-out on cone for hanging from trees.
    • Guy Lines:Eight 3’ 2.8mm UHMWPE Core Guy Lines for Perimeter Tie-Outs
    • Cone:Specially designed to prevent deformation when using oddly shaped poles, paddles, sticks or skis.
    • Water Resistant:Yes
    • Compatible With:Ultamid 4 Half Insert, UltaMid 4 Insert No Floor, UltaMid 4 Insert with DCF11 Floor, Ground Cloth
    • Includes:X-Large Drawstring Stuff Sack & Additional 100’ of 2.8mm UHMWPE Core Guy Lines

    Product Reviews and Questions

    average rating 4.7 out of 5
    Based on 61 reviews
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    Reviewed by Michael P.
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    45 - 54
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    • Backpacking
    • Thru Hiking
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    • Packrafting/Paddle
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Worth it.

    Took me a few tries to really get the knack of setting it up, but now that I've got it, I think this is the best tent I've ever owned. I love that I can adjust the height to modify airflow. It's very quick and easy to set up. No more fumbling with lengthy poles in the dark (or packing them around). The tent is so light (including the insert), I barely notice it's in my pack. I'm starting to just leave it in my pack when I'm out for dayhikes. It takes up less room in my pack than a conventional tent , yet it fits me, my fiancée, my two teenaged kids, my dog, and our gear. Snugly, but it fits. Prior to using it in the field, I was concerned that the sloped entryway would result in a wet interior as the door was being opened and closed in the rain, but this hasn't been a problem at all. Good quality titanium spikes and stakes recommended for pegging out in a variety of conditions.

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    Rated 1 out of 5

    Manufacturer error

    I received my Ultimid 4 last week and immediately set it up in the back yard according to the video from hyperlite. It was easy to pitch but the shape didn't seem right. I set it up again in a different spot to see if it was just the slope of the ground. Same thing. The front left of door panel was clearly cut longer than the right. Making it impossible to tension properly. I still had hope and had a one night trip planned. My family took the tent and tried again. Clearly the tent was manufactured out of shape. I love the idea of the design and modularity but the product I received is a poor quality control issue. I have sent 2 emails and filled a warranty request so far with no reply. I will patiently wait and hope for a replacement at not cost to me. My import fees were already outrageous for a tent. And a shelter at this price point should be absolutely flawless so I am definitely concerned about future purchases. I also noticed the edges of seam sealing is very sticky and collects dust. Definitely will become a future issue considering you can't clean those areas. Not really sure what to think right now. Not impressed. On another note my seam sealing on my pods have also failed after normal use and the zippers pop if at all over stuffed. I like my Porter pack but again, the mesh on the detachable pouch has holes from minimal use as well. I truly couldn't picture taking this gear on a committing adventure off trail. I see all the pictures and social media but in reality…

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    35 - 44
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    Rated 2 out of 5

    Well thought out product but too fragile

    Great attention to the details of this pice of equipment. Adequately houses up to four people. However it is incredibly fragile. I have only used it on about a dozen outings and the zipper has totally failed. There are some stress marks from 🤷🏻‍♂️ that have left it thread bear in places. I have taken care of this tent because the material is so thin. But it just doesn’t hold up to normal use. If it were cheaper I would probably excuse the lack of durability but with the hefty price of this and the floor/mosquito net I am pretty frustrated. At the end of the day I would not recommend this product.

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    55 - 64
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    Rated 5 out of 5

    I find HMG tents and backpacks to be worth every penny

    I own UltaMid 2 and UltaMid 4 HMG tents. I believe HMG tents are the perfect combination of low weight, durability, and weather resistant (survivability). I also own the respective inserts with DCF floors which pair well with tents. Design for attachment of inserts to tents makes attaining bathtub shape for insert floor quite easy ... keeping groundwater out when it rains. Achieving bathtub shape for floors of other, non-HMG, tent inserts is not intuitive and takes some extra effort. I also like adjustability of optional HMG tent poles; since I'm not yet hooked on trekking poles.

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    • Thru Hiking
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Awesome tent!

    Tent looks like its really high quality. All the stitching looks well done. Tent is super easy to set up. Ive set it up using the trekking poles and hung it off of my continuous ridgeline. Both methods were really easy and quick. Hanging it from the external loop gives an immense amount of room. Me, my wife, both of my dogs, and all of our gear with a little room left to spare.

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