I have no idea this evening if “emptum est” means “has been bought,” but I went and did it: I ordered myself the Eskimo FatFish 949i pop-up shelter. My version is insulated (hence the /i/ in 949i), which will come in handy when it’s -10 on Audubon. Just run the propane heater and it’ll be 70 degrees easy inside, if one wants, if one keeps the doors shut.
I’ll also have to set it up downstairs at home; the kids love playing in tents.
I hope to get out this coming weekend to chase some fish and try out the new gear. In any event, the FatFish 949 series in all its glory: