Tent Footprints & Groundsheets Whilst you can just peg your tent straight down to the ground, there are actually multiple benefits from using a tent footprint. A footprint sits between your tent and the ground, and one of its primary jobs is to protect the underside of your tent from damage from stones, twigs and any other nasties. Buy Outwell Nevada M Footprint Groundsheet by Outwell for only £42.99 at Outdoor World Shop. This footprint groundsheet has been specifically designed to fit the floor plan of the Outwell Whitecove 5 tent.. Benefits of a footprint groundsheet: Prolongs the life of your tent by providing an extra layer of protection between the tent and the ground. Outwell Oakland M Footprint Groundsheet Approx size is 400cm x 240cm. These handy Outwell Footprint Groundsheets will keep the bottom of your tent clean and help protect it from abrasion as well as damage. It also helps insulate from the cold ground floor beneath you, whilst also ensuring a clean, dry, tent when coming to pack it away.