Wild Country by Terra Nova Helm Compact 2 Person Backpacking Tent


The Helm Compact 2 is a well proportioned, free-standing 2-person dome tent. It’s perfect for those looking for a little more space but with a compact pack size for easy carrying.

Winner of the Trail Magazine Best Value Award 2021 & 2022

The Helm Compact 2’s small pack size of only 32cm x 21cm makes it easy and versatile for compact packing. It’s a good choice for medium-duration backpacking trips where more space is preferred.

  • Sturdy, practical and well priced, this is an excellent tent for wild camping in the UK hills’.

  • Plenty of headroom in the inner, suitable for the taller person.

  • Includes two decent-sized porches for storing gear.

  • Suitable for 3 season camping.

  • The dome design provides more stability than a single-pole tent.

  • Quick and easy to erect, the flysheet and inner pitch together.

  • Includes a mesh panel on both inner doors to provide plenty of ventilation.

  • Comes with a side-opening, tarp-style tent bag which makes it easier to pack away.

  • A good choice for backpackers and campers looking for a roomy 2 person tent suitable for campsite stays and wild camping.

We recommend using a footprint that sits under the groundsheet and porch area to help prolong the life of your tent.

  • Specifications

    Sleeps - 2

    Packed weight - 2.35Kg (5lb 3oz)

    Packed size - 32cm x 21cm

    Season - 3 season

    Number of porches - 2

    Number of doors - 2

    Flysheet - 68d 210T R/S PU 4000mm FR WR C6

    Inner - 68d 210T R/S BR / FR

    Groundsheet - 68d 190t PU 5000mm FR WR C6

    Poles - 8.5mm Superflex Alloy

    Pegs - 10 x Alloy 'V' Angle

    Guylines - 4 x Yellow Reflective

    Pitch type - Fly and inner pitch together