Tent Reuse & Recycling – Donate a Tent

Gift Your Gear – Donate a Tent

What can I do with my unwanted tent?  
What can I do with an unwanted tent is a questions we get asked every day at Gift Your Gear. From people who just want to get rid of an unwanted tent that is languishing in the corner of the attic to festival and event organiser with container loads of abandoned tents.

Is there a reuse or recycling solution for unwanted tents? 
Gift Your Gear groups are always in need of tents. All shapes and sizes.

Gift Your Gear can arrange to have donated tents collected by a local Gift For Gear group. Please fill in the form and we will do the rest.

Gift Your Gear – Frequently Asked Questions


  • Please ensure the tent you want to donate has no holes in the fabric or ground sheet that all the zips work and there is a complete set of undamaged poles and pegs.
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