The structure will withstand light to moderate snow loading.
Are there any additional pullout points for extra staking?
Yes, there are addional pullouts on the arch sleeve, perimeter hem, and PitchLoc+ ground level ends.
How does the Bowfin 1S compare to the Moment DW?
Both models are arch pole supported and full double wall, double side entry. On the Moment DW, the arch pole runs across the entrances whereas it runs end to end on the Bowfin 1S. The Bowfin 1S offers fly first and interior first setup.The Bowfin 1S structure is free-standing whereas the Moment DW structure requires two stakes but can be free-standing with the optional crossing pole. The Bowfin 1S interior is wider through the middle at ground level and narrower at the apex. The Moment DW crossing pole ( 7 oz/ 198g) adds full freestanding and snowloading support and with the solid interior is rated 4-season.
Will this shelter fit a long/wide pad?
The Bowfin 1S will fit one long/wide sleeping pad (76 in x 25 in / 193 cm x 64 cm). Check out the photos above to see it in action.
Is the Bowfin 1 suitable for tall folks?
The Bowfin 1 S has been tested by folks as tall as 6 ft 5 in / 1.96 m.
Is the Bowfin 1s freestanding?
Once you assemble the structure of the Bowfin 1S, you can pick it up and move it around without disassembling. In order to take advantage of the full floor width, the vestibules must be staked. A rock, water bottle, or boot can be used just as easily as a stake.