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Wild Country Helm 2 Budget Tent Review

Wild Country Helm 2 tent reviewed and tested

The usual hub constructions of tents, in contrast to the classic hemispheres, give a lot of space inside, because all the walls of the bedroom rise almost vertically. On the other hand, hub tents do not like crosswinds, because none of the details provides good stability on the sides. A peg on the vestibule and, in some models, a windshield with mount over the entrance – this is all that a traveller can hope for. No more rigid elements that would resist the wind in the transverse direction. Therefore with tents of a hub design, it is better to look for quieter places for sleeping.

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