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The Helm Compact 2 is the perfect two-person tent for camping duos who enjoy adventuring between seasons, whether thru-hiking during the spring or wild camping in autumn.
The Helm Compact 2 is the perfect two-person tent for camping duos who enjoy adventuring between seasons, whether thru-hiking during the spring or wild camping in autumn.
Wild Country

Wild Country Helm Compact 2 Tent

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Wild Country Helm Compact 2 Tent

Season:2024S R OFFER

Brand:Wild Country


What is the Helm Compact 2?

The Helm Compact 2 is a durable, freestanding, two-person tent designed for use between spring and summer. It's super easy to pitch and just as easy to pack away, making it a fantastic shelter option for all experience levels.

What is it made of?

Flysheet: Fly: The flysheet is constructed with Wild Country's very own Stormtex P4000 material, developed to provide the best performance for the conditions these tents are intended to face. Stormtex P4000 comprises polyester with a PU/DWR (durable water repellent) to enhance water resistance without adding excessive weight. Internal taping provides a fully waterproof seam that prevents rain from leaking through the stitching. The fabric has also been tested to the CPAI84 standard, making it fire resistant.

Floor: Aqua Stop P5000 at the tent's base provides exceptional durability underfoot and maintains high water resistance to protect you from wet ground. Wild Country developed the material using polyester yarn.

Poles: Superflex Alloy poles provide fantastic stability without excessive weight and bulk and are super easy to set up, minimising the pitching process without compromise.

The total weight of the tent is 2.36kg, and for those counting every gram of weight on longer excursions, you can strip down some features to give you an absolute basic shelter, reducing the weight to 2.1kg.

What features does it have?

Entry: Two doors, each with a generous porch area, provide easy access and extra shelter from the rain, meaning you could leave your door open a smidge if you're cooking breakfast in the morning without getting everything soaked.

Space: The Helm Compact 2 provides enough room for two people and is approximately a metre tall when pitched correctly, giving you plenty of space to sit upright.

Storage: The porch areas give you and your pal a designated place to leave your boots and backpacks without getting the inside of your tent dirty.

Guylines, attachments and pegs: Yellow reflective guylines allow you to see the tent in the dark and when visibility is poor. Alloy V-angle pegs keep your tent on the ground and are light, solid and easy to use.

Optional extras: You can purchase a tent footprint separately to help increase the tent's longevity by reinforcing the base, protecting it further from rocks and rugged terrain where it's at a higher risk of tearing or snagging when laid on the ground.


  • Freestanding design
  • Spacious inner and generous porches
  • Excellent ventilation in inner and flysheet
  • Easy to pitch and pack
  • Compact
  • Room for two people
  • Suitable for three-season use
Technical Information

Flysheet: Stormtex P4000 FR

Floor: Aqua Stop P5000

Poles: 8.5mm Superflex Alloy

Pegs: Alloy 'V' Angle 12g

Guylines: Yellow Reflective

Inner Door: Half Mesh

Sleeps: 2

Weight (max): 2.36kg/5lb 3oz

Weight (min): 2.1kg/4lb 10oz

Seasons: 3

Pack size: 32 x 20 cm

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