1. Pole tents have 7 ft tall side poles every 10 feet around the perimeter. Pole tents also have center poles that reach the ground.
2. Requires ground anchoring. Stakes can be driven into grass and asphalt surfaces. Concrete surfaces require small hole to be drilled in ground. Small anchor will be put in hole and will remain their forever.
1. Can be set up on all surfaces. Do not require anchoring into ground with stakes. Can be anchored with water barrels
2. Center Pole does not come to ground.