One of the lightest double skin 2 man tents on the market. The ultimate in ultralite equipment, this tent will change your objectives and allow you to move further and faster however you choose to. Pitch as one or flysheet first The Helium 2 hybrid tunnel design, ease of pitching and fully taped seams make this lightweight tent a welcome shelter at the end of a day on the hills. TBS Pro and pre-bend poles offer exceptional stability, and vents allow for a through flow of air reducing any condensation build up. Light weight and a compact pack size make the Helium ideal for short trips for two or longer trips for one person without compromising function.
A hybrid tunnel tent, providing as much inner space, for as little weight as possible
TBS PRO - Internal Guying System using an ultra-lightweight dyneema cord
All in One Pitching - flysheet and inner pitch together, simple and quick to pitch and strike
Siliconised/PU Backed - the outer face is given a siliconised coating to enhance the water repellency, increase tear strength and protect against UV degradation. The underside has a polyurethane coating for waterproofing and to allow the seam tape to effectively bond with the tent
Groundsheet: 70D Ripstop Nylon fabric is a great balance between low weight and high durability
PU Backed ground sheet to stop all water ingress and to allow the seam taped
All flysheet and groundsheet seams are factory taped, giving a water tight seal
Yunan Poles, high quality lightweight poles designed and made by Yunan in Korea
Optional Footprint for protecting your inner tent from rough ground, and completing the Vari-Pitch options
By incorporating a pre-angled section into the pole more internal space is achieved than with a standard arch. Additionally, the section braces effectively against side winds.
Breathable inner fabric allows condensation to pass through, ensuring a comfortable nights sleep. Ripstop weave for extended durability.
The constant curve of the inner doors enables the door to be opened in one movement, using one hand. The door has a mesh panel in the upper half for extra ventilation
Part mesh inner door - Increases ventilation in the inner tent while keeping bugs out
Bathtub groundsheet, completely waterproof, 10cm base on the inner tent with taped seams for times when you need to pitch on wet ground
Main and Secondary doors for kit storage and easy entry from both sides in prevailing winds
Flysheet door can be opened to ventilate the porch area of the tent by opening the door from the top with the second zip runner
Flysheet vents with mesh coverings allow vapour to pass through, reducing condensation, but keep the bugs out
Orange high strength guy lines have a high strength core with an orange sheath which is easy to see, even in low light conditions
Mini Line-Lok guy line runners- lightweight, easy to use runners won't slip when under pressure in strong winds.
Dyneema Pegging Points which can be modified for use with skis or snow anchors
Pole sleeve tension adjusters keep the flysheet taut, therefore enhancing weather resistance
Duraflex buckles and zip pullers which are renowned for strength, quality and reliability
The blink of a reflective tab in the beam of a head torch is a reassuring sight at the end of a long day. Multiple reflective points on the pole sleeves, pegging points and vents ensure that the tent is picked up by your light
Capacity: 2 person Total Weight: 1.43g Trail Weight: 1200g Pack Size: 45 x 16cm VANGO FORCE 10 HELIUM 2 PERSON TENT