Ultra Quasar Tent - Terra Nova

The Ultra Quasar Tent from Terra Nova is at the cutting edge of low weight reliable mountain tents.  A fully geodesic design means that it exceptionally stable which can cope with extreme weather conditions from any angle.  With this ability to cope in the harshest envioronments combined with it’s reasonable light weight of 3.12kg (packed) it is often the tent of choice for adventure racing.

The “Ultra” is a evolution on the original Quasar design, the inner of the tent has been given an overhaul for improved ventilation, reduced weight and a light, airy feel. The guyline system has also been improved, for even faster and more secure anchoring.

How do you pitch the Ultra Quasar Terra Nova Tent?

Just watch this video to find out:


  • Sleeps: 2
  • Season Rating Spec: 4 Season
  • Free standing?: Yes (tent can be pitched without guying out)
  • Minimum Weight: 2.87Kg (6lb 5oz)
  • Packed Weight: 3.12Kg (6lb 14oz)
  • Pitch Time (estimate): 15 mins
  • Number of Porches: 2
  • Number of Doors: 2
  • Pitch Type: Inner pitch first
  • Packed Size: 18cm x 54cm
  • User range: Lightweight backpacking, Trekking
  • Pitching: Inner first
  • Titanium pegs, 5.5g each
  • 8.84mm DAC Featherlite poles
  • New inner design and guyline system
  • ‘No rattle’ zip pulls

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