Eureka-Apex 3 XT Tent

Eureka-Apex 3 XT Tent


The Eureka-Apex 3 XT Tent is a tent which is designed for backpackers and is very lightweight. It will sleep three people and is easy to set up, but more importantly, it is stable once erected. It also has good airflow which is great for summer hiking and camping. The 2 doors, 2 windows and side rood vents provide the ventilation. It also comes with 2 vestibules which are great for storing gear and a host of other little features.


Features and Benefits

Design – Full-coverage fly with two roomy vestibules provide weatherproof storage and dry entry Zippered window and doors open for excellent visibility and controlled ventilation, – lightweight


  • Free-standing fibreglass frame
  • Floor – 1.9-ounce standard taffeta nylon
  • Fly and vestibule –  1.9-ounce standard taffeta nylon
  • Roof: 1.9-ounce permeabl

Capacity – sleeps 3


  • Gear loft
  • Poles: 2
  • Doors: 2
  • Windows: 2
  • Vestibules: 2
  • Storage pockets: 2
  • Clothes line loops: 4
  • Flashlight loop: 1

Vestibules – 2 side opening door panels and 2 full-coverage vestibules

Storage –  2 storage pockets

Ventilation – Side roof vents


Product Specifications

Dimensions – 23.6 x 6 x 5.8 inches

Weight –  9.8 pounds

Floor size – 7 feet 6 inches by 6 feet 6 inches

Tent Area – 48.75 square feet

Side Roof Vents –  14 square feet

Center Height –  4 feet 2 inches

Model No –  2629120

Warranty –  lifetime warranty



Pros of the Eureka-Apex 3 XT Tent

  • One person can put it up
  • Tent easily clips on to poles instead of sliding through fabric
  • Mesh was added to tent doors – no longer solid
  • Extra room in the vestibule
  • Gear rack has been added to the design
  • Airflow is great now with the mesh on the door – double door also makes a difference
  • 2 x pole system is good
  • Sturdy, quick set up


Cons of the Eureka-Apex 3 XT Tent

  • Part of the tent is not covered by the rain fly
  • Floor needs to be stronger – needs a tarp underneath in tough terrain
  • Vestibule is a bit hard to get in and out of


User Ratings

10 Customers have reviewed the  Eureka-Apex 3 XT Tent and given it an average 4.4 star rating. 6 customers out of ten gave it a 5 star rating and three gave it 4 stars as they liked it so much. You can read the reviews and find out what customers liked about it here.



At the time of writing, the price of the Eureka-Apex 3 XT Tent was $157.46 which is a saving of $52.53 of the list price of $209.99  To see the current price, please check here.