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Mountain Hard Wear Helion 2
8.0 out of 10

Mountain Hard Wear Helion 2

Our lightest 2 person tent, designed for the serious user. New u Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Mountain Hard Wear Helion 2

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Overall 3
3.0

I got this tent for half price, still think I paid…

Trailspace.com
16 July 2010
  • Excerpt: I got this tent for half price, still think I paid $50 too much. The floor is really cheesy, would have to get a footprint, that is not available, and if it were, it would put the tent around 4 1/2 pounds, and there are much better tents, in this range for much less money.
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Overall 9
9.0

It's important that you understand what this tent…

Trailspace.com
6 July 2010
  • Excerpt: It's important that you understand what this tent is. It is advertised as a 2-person tent, but it's really a large 1-person tent. I've used this when camping with my girlfriend, but she is TINY. Otherwise it's an excellent size for just one person.
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Overall 2
2.0

This tent is advertised as guaranteed waterproof.

Trailspace.com
29 August 2009
  • Excerpt: This tent is advertised as guaranteed waterproof. It is not. Mine starting leaking after 3 weeks. The top sheet became completely porous in heavy rain. Not much fun. Don't buy this tent.
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Overall 8
8.0

Well well, I was waiting and waiting for any review…

Trailspace.com
10 July 2008
  • Excerpt: Well well, I was waiting and waiting for any review on the Helion 2 and the first I see is a nice negative report. Well, I did my research and I bought one anyway. I was looking for a freestanding (nice for hot open sky nights and beaches and rocks) ultralight 1-person tent (big 1 person tents are...
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Overall 2
2.0

Buyer beware! Purchasing the Helion 2 will most likely…

Trailspace.com
2 July 2008
  • Excerpt: Buyer beware! Purchasing the Helion 2 will most likely only make your retailer or Mountain Hardwear happy. Sound like harsh criticism? Read on. The Helion's advertised floor area is 28 square feet--a small two-person, but a doable size.
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