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Vango Skye 500 Tent


The Skye 500 is a 5-person tent perfect for small families, couples, friends, weekend camps and festivals. It has an easy-to-pitch three pole tunnel tent design with side entry into the stand-up height inner tent. Other features include Vango's patented TBS system to add stability in rough weather conditions, clear windows that let light into the spacious vestibule, a lights out bedroom area creates a darker space for a better sleep and convenient lantern hanging points.

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Skye 500 - Treetops


  • Vango ProTex® 70 denier polyester flysheet, 3000mm HH is highly waterproof, durable and reliable fabric
  • Breathable polyester inner allows condensation to pass through, for a comfortable night's sleep
  • Darker fabric inner reduces the amount of early morning light
  • Vango PowerFlex® fibreglass poles create a strong, light and reliable structure and are colour coded for intuitive pitching
  • Tunnel style provides the greatest inner space to weight ratio
  • 15 minute pitch time
  • Easy to clean lined-in waterproof, robust PE groundsheet that can be attached or detached from the living area, simply roll under the bedroom area when not required
  • Large Crystal Clear PVC windows for maximum light and great visibility
  • Patented Vango TBS® II Tension Band System increases performance in adverse conditions, especially in strong, changeable winds. When tensioned, the bands brace the pole at 3 points, and prevent sideways movement. Adjust TBS® II to remove slack. Do not over tension, as this may deform the poles. Can be stowed away in calm weather
  • Conveniently positioned inner pockets let you organise essential items
  • Lantern hanging point in the vestibule/living room and bedroom areas
  • Handled carry bag provides easy transportation to and from your campsite
  • Factory taped seams on all flysheet and groundsheet seams provide a water tight seal
  • Weather tested beyond the European standard EN5912 by certified test centre
  • Fire retardant fabrics exceed the European EN5912 safety standard


Doors 1
Maximum Inner Height 175cm
Packed Size 70 x 25cm
Fly Material ProTex® 70D 3000mm polyester
Canopy Material Breathable polyester
Floor Material Linked in polyethylene
Poles PowerFlex® fibreglass
Packaged Weight (everything tent comes with) 9.33kg


Adventure Series Experience Collection: "our Experience collection within the Adventure range has been introduced as the perfect tent proposition for those seeking their first tent to experience camping in the outdoors. Encompassing all of the quality and reliability our existing consumers trust the Vango brand for, the collection adds user orientated features such as lights out inners, lantern hanging points and porch groundsheets to make the users first time camping a great experience. Designed to be simple and quick to pitch with colour coded poles; the focus for these tents is on the adventure. Whether that's at a festival or your first time sleeping under the stars on a campsite, we have thought of everything so you don't have to.

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31-Dec-2018 Product:

Great product, so pleased Vango tents finally in N Z
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