Princeton Tec Helix Backcountry Lantern 150 Lumens Black/Red

It sure is nice to bring along a few creature comforts even when you're headed way out there. Helix Backcountry is a compact, lightweight lantern which puts out a bright beam that's easy on the eyes - perfect for around camp or in your tent. Helix Backcountry has a unique control surface that is free of buttons, yet gives access to a 150 lumen white mode, dimmable to 30 lumens, as well as a dimmable red mode for low profile use. The expanding globe and folding legs help Helix Backcountry to shine over a wide area. The lantern design also incorporates several hanging options.


  • Built-in Metal hook for vertical hanging.
  • Built-in hook on each leg for hanging from rope, hook or nail.
  • Packs down to half-height.
  • Removable globe allows for use as tent dome light
  • Folding legs allow for precise aiming in spotlight configuration.
  • Activate fully dimmable red or white LEDs via the easy to use swipe control surface.


  • 150 Lumens
  • IPX6
  • 1 white Maxbright LED
  • 1 red Maxbright LED
  • 3x AAA alkaline batteries (included)
  • Burn time: 32hrs low (red), 8hrs high (white)
  • Weight: 155g