Best Canvas Tents


And the Best Canvas Tent is……..






TETON Sports Mesa Canvas Tent





This tent is the most affordable, and offers great durability and space for its price making it the best bang for your buck. Scroll down to learn more.












TETON Sports Mesa Canvas Tent

General info

Inside Height78 in
Floor10 x 10 ft (100 sq ft)
Item Weight71.5 Pounds
Setup Time15 mins

Key features:

100% cotton

most people can finish setting it up 5 minutes

78 in. of center height, great for tall people



The Teton Sports Mesa Canvas Tent is a high quality premium tent that offers great 100 sq ft space for 6 people. Another great plus to this tent, if you are tall then this tent should work well for you since it has a center height of 78 in.






It’s easy to set up for most people taking only about 5-10 minutes. Since this tent is made from 100% cotton and weather treated making it very good for combating rain.







Although this tent does have several issues for some people. But this tent does offer great space and durability for its price. Also the tent stakes are not made very well so you should expect to invest in some tent stakes along with this tent if you want a good trip.




















Great for tall peopleExpensive
Easy set upStakes are not the best
Weather treated 






Best for: Those willing to invest more in a tent that will last longer, offer great space, and is easy to set up.






WHITEDUCK Alpha Canvas Wall Tent 4 Season



General info

MaterialFire / Water repellent
Weight:205 lbs
Inside Height:104 in.
Space168 sq ft.


Key features:

YKK Zipper

Set up 40 minutes

lots of personal space

UV Protection

Multiple windows







The WhiteDuck Alpha Canvas Wall Tent is an excellent type of tent for staying warm during the winter since it is 4 season. This tent is very expensive so if you aren’t absolutely sure I wouldn’t recommend it. All the seams are double stitch, the corners are reinforced adding to its durability.






The setup does take a long time compared with other types of tents, sometimes up to 40 minutes. The White Duck Alpha tent is also 100% waterproof, and it’s even fireproof. It comes with multiple different windows allowing for great protection.





waterproof/fireprooflong set up
good for wintervery expesnvie
great ventilation 






Best for: A great durable spacious 4 season tent for avid campers who want a strong tent


















WHITEDUCK Regatta Canvas Bell Tent – w/Stove Jack


General info

MaterialVinyl, Canvas
Weight77 lbs
SpaceFloor size: 197” x 197”
Peak height118” (300cm)


Key Features:

Lifte-time warranty

Fire repellant fabric

Bug proof ventilation screens

2 big organizing pockets






The WhiteDuck Regatta Canvas Tent offers many neat features for people who like stoves in their tents. Since the tent is made of durable fire repellant fabric, and it offers a built in stove jack. If you want to find the best tent stove read this article. This fire repellant fabric makes the tent cost extra money but it is a great safety feature.






WhiteDuck also offers a two layer tent door which helps keep rain and wind out of the tent, 2 windows, and four large vents in the ceiling allowing for excellent ventilation. Also this tent comes with galvanized steel which is a very strong material that will last you for a long time.



Lifetime warrantyThere is a divided doorway due to design
strong polesfabric causes extra
great for stoves 


Best for: A strong tent that is good for cooking and tent stoves.





Winterial Single Personal Bivy


General info


waterproofingwaterproof rainfly and stitching
accessories2 x aluminum poles, 14 ground stakes and 3 guylines.
Weight3.3 Pounds
occupancy1 person


Key features:




100% cotton canvas


Well ventilated



This tent comes is a watertight waterproof tent that comes with a great fly, and stitching making it all around great for rain. This tent only needs two aluminum poles making it very easy to set up.






One big flaw, this tent is too heavy for most backpackers since it is weighs 3 pounds. On the positive side this tent is a very affordable canvas tent since it is made to accommodate one person for 3 seasons.




wateproofToo heavy for backpackers
easy set upsmall
affordableonly 3 season


Best for: A solo tent for campgrounds, not great for backpacking.













Playdo Waterproof Cotton Canvas Bell Tent

General info

Weight:132 lbs (60 kg)
Floor size:276” x 276” (701cm x 701cm)
Peak height:157” (400cm)
Occupancy: 12 (2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 person models also available)




Key features:

with stove pipe vent

with electric cable hole


300gsm cotton material

bottom floor zips to sides

A frame door and four screen windows





The Paydo Waterproof Cotton Canvas Bell tent comes with a stove pipe which makes it great for campers who want to cook a meal. The tent also has an electric cable hole allowing for you to put a generator, and perhaps even use an A/C (I L to air conditioning. ) in your tent.


It has 300gsm material which means the great cotton water resistant material is dense and durable against heavy rains. Although this tent does come with a removable floor design which can possibly result in less effective waterproofing for your floor. Also this tent performs poorly under snowy conditions







Great for cooking mealPerforms poorly under snow
Electric outlet for an A/Cremovable waterproof floor weakens could weaken water resistance
Great waterproof material 300gsm 


Best for: A comfortable glamping type tent that you can cook and put an A/C in.














Final verdict



TETON Sports Mesa Canvas Tent


This tent is the most affordable, and offers great durability and space for its price making it the best bang for your buck.


General info

Inside Height78 in
Floor10 x 10 ft (100 sq ft)
Item Weight71.5 Pounds
Setup Time15 mins