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Helinox Chair One Camp Chair

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    • Black, One Size
      $99.95
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      $99.95
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      $119.95
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    105 Reviews

    Details

    Stores small, feels light, and offers huge comfort after a long day in the woods.

    Set up base camp, whip out the Helinox Chair One Camp Chair, and suddenly your friends will regret their decision to sit on the ground or pull up a stump. This comfortable little chair uses a mesh seat suspended on a lightweight aluminum frame. Easy to setup and easy to break down, the Chair One Chair is ideal for car camping or even overnight backpacking trips when you want a little extra luxury around the camp fire.

    • Pole technology is the same that DAC uses in their high-end Helinox trekking poles and tent poles
    • Aluminum material makes the poles lightweight and durable enough for seasons of camping trips
    • Hub-and-pole structure keeps the poles attached at the seat joints so all you have to do is unfold the poles and position the back and seat stays to ready them for the seat cover
    • Feet have rubberized coating that keep your chair from sliding on rock or slick surfaces
    • Synthetic cover is made of mesh that's breathable and quick-drying so you can sit comfortably no matter what the weather
    • Zippered storage bag holds the folded seat cover and collapsed frame so you can save space when you're not using this chair
    • Maximum weight capacity: 320 pounds
    • Item #HEL0005

    Tech Specs

    Material
    nylon, mesh
    Armrests
    no
    Cup Holder
    no
    Pillow
    no
    Claimed Weight
    2 lb
    Recommended Use
    camping, hiking, backpacking
    Manufacturer Warranty
    3 years

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    Ditch the Bulk

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

    Camping, Tailgating, just plain lounging this chair gets it done. Stop dragging around the big bulky chairs, this one is super comfortable, packs quickly and easily and is light enough to carry around.

    Lighter & more comfy than you'd think

    • Familiarity: I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions

    I was really impressed how compact and light these chairs are. Construction is on the luxe side, no cheap-out here at all. I could easily see kickin' back at the campsite in these chairs and letting my tired bones rest.

    great camp chair

      This is a great chair to take camping. Set up is super easy just pull it out and it almost snaps itself into place. In less than a min you can have yourself a comfortable chair to kick back and relax in. I have taken it on a few short hikes up the local mountain so i have a place to sit other than a hard rock. This chair is a great buy.

      Hey Jason, thanks for taking the time to write a quick review! These Helinox chairs can be such a great addition to a pack for backpacking and day hikes. They pack down small and are so lightweight I hardly notice it's there. Thanks again!

      The perfect wedding gift

        I love giving these chairs as wedding gifts to my outdoorsy friends. You can pick a “his” and “her” color and in my experience it’s not something they will have thought off but will be super stoked to receive. Once you go helinox you never go back!

        Never go anywhere without this chair!

        • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

        I snagged the helinox one camp chair for the main purpose of taking it backpacking and camping. But quickly learned that I really should just take this helinox chair with me everywhere I go. Summer concerts, softball games, tailgating, or just hanging out at the park. This chair doesn't take up any room so why not leave it in your vehicle at all times?

        Take It Everywhere

        • Familiarity: I gave it as a gift but have feedback to share

        I bought two of these chairs as a gift for friends of mine. They rave about them after each use. All of their hiking buddies are jealous every time they head out backpacking. They said the chairs are light enough that they don't question whether or not to bring them. I plan on picking up one of these for myself.

        Comfortable

        • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

        I originally got this chair to take car camping. It's so lightweight I will for sure pack on my next backpacking trip. Surprisingly comfy and worth every penny.

        Excellent

        • Familiarity: I've used it several times

        I had bought these as gifts, multiple times, and finally got a couple for myself. I'm impressed. They're super lightweight, they compact well, they are easy to use, and comfortable .

        Light Comfortable Chair

          Lightweight, packable, and comfortable. Normally you only get the first two and not the third, but I have consistently used this while car camping and as extra seating in our house when its busy and can attest that is an extremely comfortable camp chair! I'm so excited to bring these on an Iceland trip as well for picnics and hiking!

          Big Things Come In Small Packages

          • Familiarity: I've used it several times

          This is a great little chair! It is incredibly lightweight and packs very small. It is also super quick and easy to set up. I've used it on several camping trips this past summer. The mesh material helped air out my back on super hot days. The chair itself is fairly small and sits pretty low to the ground. I'm not sure how well it would fit someone that is super tall. I think this chair is very comfortable, but I'm also pretty short. The chair is so small that I just leave it in the back of my car in case I'm ever in a situation that I might need a seat.

          The Coolest and Lightest Camp Chair

          • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

          My boyfriend bought me this camp chair for my birthday back in April right before we went on a climbing trip to Moab, and to put it in a nutshell -- this chair is awesome!

          It's so easy to set up -- in about 1 minute you will have a comfy seat to lounge in after a long day of backpacking, climbing, or whatever outdoor activity you indulged in. The rods are all connected to each other so you can't lose any part, and it basically sets itself up using a system of resistance cords that connects them all together on the inside of the rods. All you have to do is free them up a little and they will begin to assemble together with a few adjustments needed. Then put the seat cover on and you're done!

          The chair case also doubles as a little holder/pocket if you put it on before you put the chair cover over the frame.

          The chair sits a little close to the ground but I don't find that to be a problem.

          If you are looking for a super lightweight and easy to set up/pack down camp chair for backpacking or car camping, this is the one! Buy this chair.

          Converted Skeptic

          • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

          Most of my life I have been perfectly happy sitting on rocks or tree stumps while I'm out in the woods. I've seen my travailing companions get psyched over a new gimmicky camp chairs then completely give up on them on the after a few trips. I figured this "Chair One" would be the same, either too fragile, too heavy, or not comfortable enough to be worth bringing it along. That was until i was given one as a gift. Trying it out changed my opinion on lightweight camp chairs forever. Long gone are the days of sitting my sore butt on a jagged rock or slightly slanted stump. This chair comes with me wherever I go and keeps me sitting comfortably.

          One word of caution though. You move your feet you loose your seat.

          Perfect

          • Familiarity: I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions

          I've wanted one of these for a while, and I'm glad I finally pulled the trigger. I got to use it in the desert this weekend and it's exactly what I had hoped for. Packs up tiny, sets up easy.

          Comfy and Portable!

          • Familiarity: I've used it several times

          This chair really is amazing. It's incredibly light and packs away into a small case. Perfect for backpacking. Setup is very quick and easy, and although the chair almost seems like it would be flimsy, it holds up to plenty of weight. I really love how comfortable the chair is. you really sink into it and it feels great. A cup holder would be nice but it doesnt really work with the design of the chair with no arm rests after all.

          Tiny!

          • Familiarity: I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions

          I just picked up two of these chairs after an overnight trip with some friends who had them. I was so impressed with how small and light they packed down to. All the comfort you get out of a nylon chair, with just a little stretch to the fabric. So far I have only brought car camping, but I would not hesitate to bring backpacking with how light and small they are.

          Can this be used inside a 2p backpack tent.

          Hey James, Thanks for asking! You could use this in a backpacking tent but depending on your tent and how tall you are, your head will probably touch. A better option would be the Camp One Mini that is slightly shorter. Your best option is probably to use it outside your tent and take a nap while it's raining outside! If you don't mind the ground, perhaps a Crazy Creek will work out best for sitting inside your tent.