What are the Different Types of Tents?
Tents are simple structures that are used for shelter and that consist of a frame supporting some type of material. In many cases, they are made to be easily assembled or taken down, making them ideal for travel. They can be used as semipermanent shelters, for short-term camping trips, for special events such as wedding receptions or for other purposes. There are many types of tents, and they can be classified in various ways, such as by their shape or by their intended use. Among the most common types are the traditional tent, such as a yurt, wickiup or tipi; a camping tent, such as a pup tent, dome tent or A-frame tent; and the special occasion tent, such as a party tent or circus tent.