MY GATEWOOD CAPE EXPERIENCE : RIPOFF OF THE CENTURY
Rating: 1 / 5
Worthless instructions, possibly the laziest, most completely useless, and
worst-written of all time.
Spent at least twenty hours trying to erect this thing and get it to stay
taut, to no avail. Spent a like amount researching the advice of others on
A less rainworthy ripoff cannot be imagined (except for the Black Diamond
I am a five-time JMT thru-hiker b.t.w.
Numerous phone calls to Six Moons, never answered phone or called back. Yes,
during business hours. Eventually spoke to a series of weaselly teenagers
who had clearly never actually set up one of these things. Asked for my
money back...I had ordered directly from Six Moons...and was told by a
"supervisor" that Six Moons would not refund my money. Sent it back anyway,
Six Moons never had the courtesy to reply. Six Moons Design is a sleazy,
sleazy company. I urge you all to never, ever buy any Six Moons products.
I bought a Mountain Laurel Designs Poncho-Tarp, and it set up easy as pie,
and tight as a drum the very first time. I've never had a lick of trouble
with it. In complete contrast to Six Moons, when Mountain Laurel Designs had
production problems three yrs. ago,the company president personally
apologized, refunded all the deposits for unfilled orders, and suspended
operations for many months until he could deliver the kind of service that