When in doubt, stake it out.
Chances are those five- to ten-mile-an-hour winds the weather guessers are calling for will be more like twenty to twenty-five, so be safe and stake your tent down with the Kelty Basecamp Aluminum Stakes.
- Y shape
- Sold in packs of 6
- Stake bag included
- Q & A
Stakes are stakes
- Familiarity: I've used it several times
Tent stakes have a simple job and these do that job. They are quite long and secure your tent well if you can get them to sink into the dirt 9 inches deep. The photo shows silver stakes but I received orange stakes. I guess after a while the orange will be rubbed off.