Ultra lightweight? No. Ultra unbeatable price, specs, and durability for its class? Yes! And it’s not even that heavy at a packed weight of only 5 lbs 5oz.! We have carried the REI Passage 2 though some tuff terrain and weather and have been blown away by the way this tent performs considering it’s cost. We have loved this tent and as always REI backs their gear fully. Below are a few pics of us using the REI Passage 2. For a one of the best lighter more spacious higher-end backpacking tents the Big Agnes Coper Spur IS ON SALE NOW!!!