Originally Posted by Indy
do you have any recommendations?
My biggest complaint about it is the manner in which it closes/opens. I simply don't like it and I feel like a mentally handicapped Yoga instructor trying to get it to work. If you've got the skills, a zippered entry/exit would be much more convenient. The low visibility is going to be something you just have to deal with; it isn't as terrible as I made it sound.
The weight, well it just makes you stronger!
It does a fine job of keeping the bugs out. A few tweaks and it would be at least functional and at a very good price.
Off the shelf, I'd save pennies for another option. Particularly as a hiker!