REI Alcove Shelter

Reviews

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Piece of crap. Broke the first time I used it, because…

Rating: rated 1.5 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new

Summary

Piece of crap. Broke the first time I used it, because of wind. Weak plastic connectors and stake lines. Can't handle moderate wind.

Pros

  • Pretty good design, function, and setup

Cons

  • Weak parts, can't handle wind.

Can't handle wind. 

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Great sun/rain shade. Easy to set up and holds up…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Ease of Setup: Very easy.
Weight: About 13 pounds
Price Paid: $100

Great sun/rain shade. Easy to set up and holds up to wind/sun/rain well. The center guy lines are needed to be attached (does not come with the shelter)in order to keep rain from collecting. Definitely recommended.

REI Alcove Shelter

currently retails for:
$129.00
MSRP: $109.00

The REI Alcove Shelter is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen June 28, 2016 at REI.

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