Sometimes called Baker's tent, this half-tent replicates an original lean-to shown in a French fur trapper's chalk print, drawn on the plains in 1836. A neat little shelter for a weekend rendezvous. The full front awning can be lowered to close the front tightly.
Track's 8 x 8' primitive Baker's lean-to has a 2' back wall, is 6' high at the ridge pole. The floor area is 8' wide, 8' deep, You supply 2 poles, 8' long, 2 poles 4' long, 4 poles 11' long. The full front awning can be lowered to close the front tightly. Use 20 wood or iron tent stakes. The Baker's lean-to is offered in three different canvas options; water repellent, marine finished, and flame resistant canvas. Flame Resistant Sunforger Marine Finished Cotton Duck
is our most durable material, with an additional CPIA-84 flame retardant treatment. Meets California code. It will self extinguish when flame source is removed. Actual weight is over 13 oz per yard. Marine Finished Sunforger
Cotton Duck is a 100% cotton army duck, tightly woven, with the same off white appearance as natural cotton duck. This patented treatment is used for boat covers exposed year round. Recommended east of the Mississippi, in any high humidity area. It resists water, mildew, fungi, and industrial pollutants.
Order flame resistant material if you plan to re-sell the tent in a state requiring it. It's the law! A wise investment with children.Poles required
:Two (2) poles, 8' longTwo (2) poles 4' longFour (4) poles 11' long Stakes
We can supply the tent stakes you require for your Baker's lean-to shelter. We recommend hand forged iron stakes for use on this tent. Order 20 wood or iron tent stakes for your shelter.Rope for tents
We offer authentic natural fiber and cotton rope, not synthetic materials. Specify which tent or lean-to you wish to equip, and we can provide exactly the right lengths. Or order natural fiber rope by the foot, specify length. Order a hank of Cotton rope, a length of 50 feet each.Rope Cinch
Wood rope tensioner approximately 4" long with 2 holes drilled and are used to tighten the guy ropes. Drilled for 1/4" ropes.Sod Cloth - Inside Edging
Our optional 12" sod cloth, sewn-to the inside three edges, can make your lean-to a bit more weather-tight during a shower or cold snap. Sewn-in when ordered with your lean-to, or sold separately for you to install in your existing lean-to. Order the appropriate size for your 8' or 10' Baker's lean-to.Privacy curtain
You can have complete privacy with our optional “privacy drop". This second front flap completely covers the 6' high x 8' wide or 7' high x 10' wide opening. Roll it and tie it under the ridge pole, when not in use. Sewn-in when ordered with your lean-to, or sold separately with ties for use on an existing 8' or 10' lean-to.Stove pipe insert
Sewn-in when ordered with a lean-to, our stove pipe insert has a cover flap and ties. Or you can order it separately and install it yourself. Allow us to pick the safest location for the hole. The Fiberglas® insert is rated to 1000° F, secured with harness rivets.
Sometimes called a Baker lean-to, Baker lean to, or Baker leanto, order yours today.