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Easiest / best gazebo to erect alone?

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YogiYoni Tue 30-May-17 18:33:59

I'm taking the dc away alone a few times this summer. I'd like to take a gazebo for cooking / eating and playing under if it's wet. Any recommendations for one I could easily put up alone?

Milliways Wed 31-May-17 07:28:23

How about a pop up one like this?

Milliways Wed 31-May-17 07:32:42

Or proper day shelters are strong as can be properly guyed. We have a bigger khyam rigidome version of one of these, its storm proof but needs 2 people to erect. Kept 15 dry in last weekends heavy rain though!
The cheap garden ones tend to get blown away/bent poles in high winds, so best to go for one designed for camping.

YogiYoni Wed 31-May-17 07:48:44

The pop up one is what I was looking for as it would be so easy to do alone which watching the dcs. Thank you!

Milliways Wed 31-May-17 16:50:06

Just make sure you train your DC to help wrestle it back into the bag at the end of your trip smile

YogiYoni Wed 31-May-17 17:01:41

Haha. I could try. They're 2 and 5 though so not much use!

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