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Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

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Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

Hallo, me and 3 other friends are planning a road trip around California and American park. Our trip will start from Los Angeles and we are looking for a place to buy a cheap tent for camping, something like Walmart or target store.can you suggest us a big one where to find it for sure?

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1. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

@mubalaga,

ti capiamo anche se scrivi in italiano ;-))

Ne abbiamo parlato qui:

https://www.tripadvisor.it/ShowTopic-g28926-…

Ciao e buon viaggio

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2. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

Cheapest will be Walmart. Google what’s closest to your location.

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3. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

<<<something like Walmart or target store>>>

There are Targets all over the place, use Google Maps to find the closest one to where you are like you would anywhere.

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4. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

Start with the Target nearest you. Size of target (or WalMart) doesn't guarantee which stock they'll have. You could actually call a couple after looking online or you could tell their web app that you are in X zipcode and shop tents, find the tent you want, and know whether it is available for pick-up that day or later.

(t's nice to see our friends from Rome!)

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5. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

REI or maybe Target but not the small Target stores. Would have to be the big ones.

Where do you go from Los Angeles? Might be better to buy on the road.

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6. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

Walmart, Target and Big 5. Walmart will be your least expensive, Big 5 has well priced items too. (Might be better off with a couple of 4 person tents, or 4 2-person tents depending on how friendly you are :)

Do read up on Campgrounds, making reservations, first-come first-served options. Folks like to camp, it will be busy.

Recreation.gov

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7. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

Concur with above. Walmart and Target are general discount stores. Sporting goods stores include Big 5, REI, and Dick’s Sporting Goods. They all carry tents. You can research online in advance what tents they carry in stores and then read online reviews of those tent models.

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8. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

You can order on line from target.com with option to pick up at the nearest Target store. That way you'll have a better choice and will get what you want. Online prices are sometimes better, too.

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9. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

Grazie ora leggerò il link.. Avevo scritto in inglese sperando che qualcuno del luogo mi potesse consigliare un negozio in particolare!

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10. Re: Where to find a tent in Los Angeles

We will use a car so it's not a problem the location.. We have just two days so I'd like to go one time in a place where I'm sure to find it avoiding wasting time looking for it.

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