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20' (6M) Fernweh™ bell tent
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KING OF CANVAS TENTS

This massive 6M (19.5') canvas bell tent is a beast and a beauty. The grand yurt size makes it perfect to pitch for a season on your property, or to bring out when extra guests are expected.  We used rugged 11.5 oz. canvas and to create a beast of a canvas tent that will last!

Oh, and what’s with the name?  Well Fernweh [PRON “FERN – way”] is German for farsickness – the opposite of homesickness - or a longing to break free and travel.

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KING OF CANVAS TENTS

This massive 6M (19.5') canvas bell tent is a beast and a beauty. The grand yurt size makes it perfect to pitch for a season on your property, or to bring out when extra guests are expected.  We used rugged 11.5 oz. canvas to create a beast of a canvas tent that will last! 

Oh, and what’s with the name?  Well Fernweh [PRON “FERN – way”] is German for farsickness – the opposite of homesickness - or a longing to break free and travel.

Learn how to set-up a bell tent.

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DETAILS

  • Thickest and strongest 11.5oz (390 gsm) weighted canvas on the market.
    Thickest and strongest 11.5oz (390 gsm) weighted cotton canvas on the market.
  • 360 degree double sidewall
    360 degree double sidewall can unzip & roll-up to reveal bug-free mesh screen netting for ventilation OR also unzip & roll-up screen wall to let all of nature in.
  • More interior room around the edges with 29.5” tall sidewalls
    More interior room around the edges with tall 31 inch canvas walls.
  • Waterproof and Fire Resistant
    Waterproof + Mold + Fire resistant DoekTecTM cotton canvas.
  • Exclusive outer wall poles create greater form, function & structure.
    Unique outer wall poles create optimum structure - reducing canvas wall sag.
  • Loads of room! 212 square feet of space
    Tons of space! The 19’6" (6M) diameter provides 289 square ft. of room. Enough for up to 2 King beds or 12 sleeping bags.
  • Fully enclosed floor keeps you dry in standing water
    19oz PVC Floor is fully enclosed (and removable) keeps you dry in wet weather.
  • 5 screened windows and door can be zipped open or closed
    4 mesh windows and door can be zipped closed or open.
  • Bring in electrical or solar power through the rear zippered cord entry.
    Power cords can be enter from rear zippered port.
  • 2 sewn-in interior storage pockets to store your stuff.
    Two sewn-in interior storage pockets located near the door.

SPECS & DIMENSIONS

WEATHER RESISTANCE

    • WATERPROOF!
    • Mold & mildew resistant (reapplication likely needed after 180 days of use).
    • Withstands wind gust up to 50 mph (when properly pitched).
    • Extra thick canvas enhances insulation.
    • Wood stove ready (includes stove jack hole).

BUILT-IN FEATURES

    • Built-in 4-inch ceiling stove jack for adding wood burning stove. You can adjust this yourself fit up to a 6” stove pipe.
    • External wall poles that assists in creating the optimal form and function of your tent.
    • Enclosed floor made of a waterproof PVC 19 oz. rip stop material.
    • Dual mesh and canvas walls can be unzipped individually, or simultaneously, and rolled up around the entire perimeter to significantly encourage airflow.
    • 4 x screened windows can be exposed for airflow by unzipping their dedicated canvas cover.
    • Dedicated power cord entry at the rear of the tent.
    • 2 internal pockets provide extra storage.
    • Durable SBS zippers throughout.
    • Ceiling ventilation points.
    • Oversized storage bag with side straps for easier transportation.

HARDWARE (inlcuded)

    • Ships camp ready!
    • 1 x center pole (1.5" diameter) and 1 x door pole (1" diameter) made of galvanized steel, coated in brass.
    • 11'4.5" tall metal center pole includes 2 hooks for hanging gear or lights.
    • 13 x aluminum outer wall poles to help with structural integrity and function of the roof eaves.
    • 14 x 10" (10mm) powerfully secure rebar stakes - tough enough to penetrate rock beds.
    • 14 x 8" (6mm) tent groundsheet stakes.
    • 14 x 6mm thick and reflective guy line ropes include aluminum sliders to tighten the canvas structure.
    • Optional accessories to consider (but not required): Fly Cover (recommended), Ground Tarp (recommended), rugs, wood stove gear.

DIMENSIONS

    • Tent Footprint: 19.5 ft. Diameter.
    • Staked bell tent footprint: 35’ diameter is best for the guy lines
    • Center height: 11'4”
    • Wall height: 31”
    • Door height: 5'10" at apex
    • Shipping weight: Box 1 = 108 lbs. / Box 2 = 36 lbs.
    • Packed tent bag measures 45” x 15” x 15” (with poles removed)

CARE & MAINTENANCE

Sorry, we do not currently offer in-house tent customizations.

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Long-term set up in highly humid climates requires extra canvas care.

Learn how to protect your investment HERE

KING OF CANVAS TENTS

This massive 6M (19.5') canvas bell tent is a beast and a beauty. The grand yurt size makes it perfect to pitch for a season on your property, or to bring out when extra guests are expected.  We used rugged 11.5 oz. canvas and to create a beast of a canvas tent that will last!

Oh, and what’s with the name?  Well Fernweh [PRON “FERN – way”] is German for farsickness – the opposite of homesickness - or a longing to break free and travel.

Read More

KING OF CANVAS TENTS

This massive 6M (19.5') canvas bell tent is a beast and a beauty. The grand yurt size makes it perfect to pitch for a season on your property, or to bring out when extra guests are expected.  We used rugged 11.5 oz. canvas to create a beast of a canvas tent that will last! 

Oh, and what’s with the name?  Well Fernweh [PRON “FERN – way”] is German for farsickness – the opposite of homesickness - or a longing to break free and travel.

Learn how to set-up a bell tent.

Read Less

Long-term set up in highly humid climates requires extra canvas care.

Learn how to protect your investment HERE
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