Outdoor Research Helium Bivy

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Weighing in at only 18 oz., this is the lightest weight bivy available from Outdoor Research. With a classic clamshell design, it's waterproof, breathable and ready for many seasons of adventures.

- REI

Made with ultra-lightweight Pertex Shield+, the Outdoor Research Helium Bivy is a true minimalist bivy for fast-and-light solo expeditions in any conditions, season after season.This product will be shipped directly from Outdoor Research and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only. . Made of waterproof and breathable 2.5-layer Pertex Shield+ fabric. 70D nylon floor is tough and durable. Single overhead shock-corded Delrin pole creates overhead space in stormy weather. No-see-um netting at opening lets you can sleep bug free. High-volume toe end gives your feet plenty of room. Five stake loops, one guy line loop.

- EMS

Outdoor Research Helium Bivy - The Helium Bivy is the lightest bivy that Outdoor Research makes. Made from the same material as their ultralight rain shell, the Helium II Jacket, this bivy weighs in at a feather light 18 ounces! It features a classic, no-nonsense clamshell design and is completely waterproof and breathable. The single shock-corded overhead Delrin pole gives you breathing room at the head while the removable no-see-um netting at opening keeps those peasky biting bugs at bay. Designed to fit thicker sleeping bags, the Helium also offers high volume in the feet area. The Outdoor Research Helium Bivy is your true minimalist bivy for fast and light solo expeditions.

- Outdoorplay

A minimalist bivy for quick-trips and solo outings. The no-nonsense clamshell design of Outdoor Researchs Helium Bivy allows you to takes on adventures in all seasons while ditching the tent and lightening your load. Lightweight and durable Pertex Shield+ 2.5 layer 100% nylon, 30-denier ripstop fabric construction with fully taped seals is waterproof and highly breathable. When extra overhead space in needed or preferred, the Delrin single-pole system increases internal height to 19.5 when closed. No-see-um-mesh opening ventilates well and wards off insects. The bivy floor is made of 70-denier with TPU lamination and an anti-fungal coating. Additional design features include: sleeping pad straps, five stake loops, one guy-line loop and an internal mesh pocket. Imported. 70L x 18H (with pole). Shoulder width: 26. Wt: 18 oz. (with pole), 16 oz. (without pole). Color: Pewter. Color: Pewter.

- Cabela's

Free Shipping. Outdoor Research Helium Bivy FEATURES of the Outdoor Research Helium Bivy Waterproof Breathable Lightweight Fully Seam Taped Anti-Fungal Coating on Floor Five Stake Loops; One Guy-Line Loop High-Volume Toe-End Removable No-See-Um Netting at Opening Single Shock-Corded Overhead Delrin Pole Sized to Fit Thicker Mats Sleeping Pad Straps Small Internal Mesh Pocket

- Moosejaw