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How to reduce condensation in a camping tent

5 STEPS

Avoid waking up in a damp tent on your camping adventures. Here are a few tricks to stay dry at night while camping in a tent.

Step

Keep your rain fly open throughout the night

Only if Mother Nature permits!

Step

If it’s raining, try to stretch your rain fly or clip it in a way that allows airflow between the tent and the fly.

Step

Pitch your tent so it vents

Align your windows and doors with the direction of the wind

Step

Leave clothes and gear outside the tent and avoid setting up around tall grass

Tall grass may block ventilation from the mesh areas of your tent

Step

Before setting up your tent, lay a tarp down on the ground

This separates yourself from the moisture