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Product Highlights:

  • 2-pole dome tent
  • Durable, shockcorded fiberglass frame
  • Straight wall design
  • Easy entry with side-opening doors
  • 8 interior pockets

About Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent

The Eureka! Grand Manan incorporates a new concept in tent design providing moreuseable floor space The lower portion (the bottom 12") of the walls is straight, eliminating the unusable space where the walls meet with the floor, maximizing the floor area Additionally, the sides of the fly roll up from the ground for optimal airflow through the tent The Grand Manan is a dome tent withfiberglass poles and two D-shaped doors, and has outdoor vestibules for shoe andgear storage

The Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent is commonly used for Car Camping and more. The Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Casual/ Recreational among others. The Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent: Comfortable, Easy To Set Up, Fly Works Well, Sturdy, Waterproof.

Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent Features

  • 2-pole dome tent
  • Durable, shockcorded fiberglass frame
  • Straight wall design
  • Easy entry with side-opening doors
  • 8 interior pockets
  • Large, double-point vestibules
  • Full-coverage fly
  • Zippered access to the fly vent
  • Removable window flap
  • Gear loft
  • Sleeps: 4-5 people
  • Floor size: 9 ft. X 9 ft.
  • Pack size: 11 in. X 25 in.
  • Minimum weight: 21 lbs. 7 oz.
  • Seasons: 3
  • Tent area: 81 sq ft
  • Center height: 6 ft.
  • Frame: 12.7 mm fiberglass
  • Post and grommet
  • Vents: 4

Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent Specifications

No. of Poles
2
Person Capacity
4-5 People
Floor Length Dimension
108"
Floor Width Dimension
108"
Pack Length Dimension
11"
Pack Width Dimension
25"
Minimum Weight
21.44 lbs
Seasons
3
Tent Area
81 sq. ft.
Frame Material
Fiberglass, Post and Grommet
Frame Size
0.5"
Vents
4
No. of Doors
2
No. of Windows
4
No. of Vestibules
2
Vestibule Area
52.39 sq. ft.
Gear Loft
Optional, Dome
Gear Loft Loops
4
Flashlight Loop
1
Storage Pockets
8
Wall Fabric Material
68D 190T Polyester Taffeta, Uncoated
Fly Material
75D 190T Polyester Taffeta, 47.24" Coated
Floor Material
75D 190T Polyester Taffeta, 1500 mm Coated
Mesh Material
40D No-See-Um

Grand Manan 9 Tent Customer Reviews

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Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent
 
4.6

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Pros

  • Comfortable (7)
  • Fly works well (7)
  • Durable (6)
  • Waterproof (6)
  • Easy to set up (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Car camping (7)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual/ recreational (5)
      • What Is Your Gear Style:
      • Comfort driven (5)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (5)

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    4.0

    Storm proof, YES..

    By The Breeze

    from Allendale, MI

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Easy To Set Up
    • Fly Works Well
    • Lightweight
    • Sturdy
    • Waterproof
    • Windproof

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backyard
      • Car Camping

      Comments about Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent:

      Our first night in the new tent was stormy. The area just had inline wind damage two days earlier. We thought we were in for an eye opener and we were. Our tent stood fast and had no leaks. Thanks Eureka..

      • What Is Your Gear Style:
      • Comfort Driven
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      • No

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      5.0

      Very nice

      By Devon the boat camper

      from Portland, OR

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Fly Works Well
      • Sturdy
      • Waterproof

      Cons

      • Heavy

      Best Uses

      • Car Camping

      Comments about Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent:

      I had a Eureka two pole 7' x 7' tent for about 15 years. It was the best tent I have ever owned. I could put it up in about 3 minutes with the fly and take it down and stuff it in the sack in about 2 minutes.

      I bought this Eureka because my wife needed more room for us and junior. It thought it would be about the same, just bigger. It is a bit more challenging, especially the fly. The fly also requires two poles and is difficult to assemple on your own. Once set up, it is probably tornado-proof. The fly also has a number of assembly options, which may be useful at some point. The tent still stuffs in the sack, but it takes about twice as long. I also don't like how Eureka changed their poles from the smooth sided aluminum to the fiberglass poles with the larger sections at the joints. It makes it a little more difficult to run them through the tent sleeves. They are much heavier though and strength is probably the reason for this.

      Bottom line: nice tent, lots of room with the straight sides, fly a little cumbersome but will definitely protect you.

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      • No

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      5.0

      Excellent tent going on 2 years now

      By SCH

      from Farmville, NC

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Easy To Set Up
      • Fly Works Well
      • Lightweight
      • Sturdy
      • Waterproof
      • Windproof

      Cons

      • Too Cramped

      Best Uses

      • Car Camping

      Comments about Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent:

      This tent was a Christmas present 2 years ago from Santa to our family. Me, my husband, and two boys ages 8 and 4 have really enjoyed this tent. My husband even used it last December in NC during a new snow and with a camp heater it worked like a champ. It is cramped though with two cots and a queen blow up mattress which is why we are looking to upgrade, but it all fits wall to wall. Just a little cramped. The rain fly definitely keeps out the moisture and the tent is well venitlated during the warmer months to provide great circulation. We used our own tarp as a footprint. Never had trouble with water.

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      • Comfort Driven
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      • No

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      (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Sweet tent!

      By bmuchanic

      from Marietta, GA

      About Me Avid Adventurer

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      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Fly Works Well
      • Sturdy
      • Waterproof
      • Windproof

      Cons

      • Difficult To Set Up
      • Heavy

      Best Uses

      • Car Camping

      Comments about Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent:

      Let me start by justifying my listed "cons". HEAVY: well, it's 21 lbs. 7 oz. - what do you expect? DIFFICULT TO SETUP: I did it by myself - so, yeah, it was a little difficult. Since I was car camping for this test, the weight wasn't an issue. And, I'm certain that if I had someone there to help me set it up, it would've been no problem at all. I got it for car camping with 2 or more people anyway. So, please understand, the "cons" are ONLY due to me going at it solo.

      The weekend after I got this tent I just HAD to try it out. Now, this is a 3-season tent. But, I tested it in 25 to 35 degree F conditions with heavy wind, rain, sleet and snow. Granted, I had a mummy bag rated for 20F, and I could see my breath in the tent the entire night. But, I seriously doubt Eureka intended for it to be used during winter - hence, it being classified as a 3-season tent.

      WATERPROOF: Absolutely. Not a drop got in. WINDPROOF: The fly is like a drum - nice and tight. There was hardly any flexing in the material at all and I couldn't feel any sort of draft through the material, no matter how hard the wind blew. FLY WORKS WELL: It's waterproof and windproof. What more do you want? STURDY: The poles are FAT - 12.7mm fiberglass. The materials can be drawn tight. And, there are plently of stake-down and guy-out points. Oh, yeah, it's sturdy. COMFORTABLE: It seriously has room to 5 fairly easily - 4 would be no problem at all. I mean, you can fit 2 full-size air mattresses in this thing and still have 2'10" x 9' of floor space for gear! And, there is plenty of ventilation in the tent itself and in the fly.

      BOTTOM LINE: This is one SERIOUS car camping family tent. There are numerous configurations for the fly to open up on the sides with the vestibules and doors. The fly can even be rolled up on the sides with the windows. I could just keep going on about it. It really is just one sweet tent!

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      4.0

      Great tent but....

      By 400ex rider

      from Northern, illinois

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Fly Works Well
      • Storage pockets
      • Waterproof

      Cons

      • Difficult To Set Up

      Best Uses

      • Car Camping

      Comments about Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent:

      I bought this tent to use primarily on Boy Scout campouts as an adult leader. This is a very well engineered tent with plenty of innovative features. Plenty of room & storage pockets. Very versatile with many possible configurations of the rainfly & venting. This tent would be perfect except for the slight difficulty in threading the tent poles into the pockets. Easy to set up with two people but a little difficult for one. This would be a perfect tent if it used clips instead of sleeves for the poles. I understand this is a better tent with the sleeves but clips would allow for much faster & easier set up with one person. Not a deal killer. I highly recommend this tent.

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      Shopper  Why Did You Choose This?
      DAVID H  I like the airflow since I live in Texas. The fly makes it absolutely dry.
      Shopper  Does this tent include duffel and bag for stakes? What size ground cloth should be used with this?
      WALTER C  Hi; first I love my tent I wanted a tent that I could stand up in to change clothes and store my gear, second there is a bag for stakes. Third I use a 6 mil plastic sheet ground cover cut to the shape of the tent this keeps the bottom of the tent cleaner. I also use a thick moving blanket for the inside tent floor, keeps my feet warmer and can be washed after returning home. So far I have had 6" of snow on it , rained for 2 days in less then 40 degree weather with no problems. Walt
      Harry L  If you don't use the rain fly with this tent, can you close the side window and door screens somehow to prevent someone to look inside the tent?
      KAY S  It does have inner window liners, though the top would be exposed without the rain fly. There's really no reason to not use the fly. With the nice top vents, it actually stays cooler with the rainfly on. Its a great tent.
      Harry L  Thanks Kay. It is amazing how many people know this tent. We have it set up in the meantime. It seems to be a great tent. Regarding the rainfly: You know, there IS -at least for us- sometimes good reason to not having to put up the rain fly, such as a warm starry night in nature, on the move towards a destination far beyond, so you don't want to a) miss the stars, b) take so much time to put up the tent, and c) use much time to put it down either. We are happy with the covers. Take care, Harry
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