Thanks for the replies
Would largely be walk in with it.
As the above says weight and bulk come into it due to the material.
I believe the pathfinder (dave canterbury) tarp is fractionally smaller than 2.5, but thats not the uk so different conditions.
I have tried a basha and find...
Looking for peoples experiences and opinions. Im currently after a canvas tarp but cant decide on the size, ie a 2.5m square or a 3m square. It would pretty much be used for ground dwelling, possibly an occasional hammock setup (although not essential as theres always the dd for that).