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Cabelas and Gander Mountain Overview

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Cabelas was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Dec 22, 2009 and since then this brand received 411 reviews. It is 104 reviews more than Gander Mountain received since Nov 24, 2009.

Cabelas and Gander Mountain Consumer Ratings

15 out of 238 in Hunting, Fishing and Camping category
14 out of 238 in Hunting, Fishing and Camping category
Customer service
18 in category
15 in category
12 in category
11 in category
Product or Service Quality
14 in category
13 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Gander Mountain ranks 1 points higher in the Hunting, Fishing and Camping category than Cabelas. People gave Cabelas 1.3 stars for Customer service criterion in Hunting, Fishing and Camping category and it is 12 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Gander Mountain was rated 1.5 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 15 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Website criterion, than we see that Gander Mountain has a higher rating than Gander Mountain. Regarding Product or Service Quality criterion, consumers gave Cabelas 2.1 stars and it is 53% greater than other in category. Gander Mountain however was rated 2.2 stars and it is 57% greater than other in category.

Cabelas and Gander Mountain Rating Details

Customer service
1.3 (174 reviews)
1.5 (121 reviews)
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Ever since Bass Pro took over Cabela's everything about the store that was great has disappeared, Bass Pro took Cabela's great customer reputation and flushed it down the toilet! No more bargain cave, poor return policy, *** Redhead clothing etc. The latest is the Ultimate Pack Vest that was very...

Scot H

...g up I took a closer look at the bottle and realized that the nozzle had a crack all the way down to the can That's why I did not work and employee or another customer must have dropped it or however happened I did not know but I was sold a faulty product. I went to return it at that time there was a 3-day return policy the manager was not friendly at all and told me that there's nothing that ...

2.4 (133 reviews)
2.4 (87 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I called website customer service for an answer and they blamed it on the store. Its a bait and switch false advertisement. Corporations get sued for this type of stuff...


...Then I emailed you per your website – No response v. Then my last resort of tweeting on your public account. That is SAD..

Product or Service Quality
2.1 (120 reviews)
2.2 (93 reviews)
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...from live chat checked was told it will take 2 days for shipping to find out whats going on this company sucks cabellas I hope you lose customers with your *** service..


...Advertised as a high quality tent. Upon doing my initial set-up my wife and I noticed the material of the bottom of the tent. To start with the color (white) it already looks like I have been using it for 10 years because how stained it is...


Cabelas and Gander Mountain Pros and Cons

  • Atmosphere
  • Most associates have good attitudes
  • Location
  • I guess you could say the store is cleaned
  • Clean
  • Product
  • Customer service
  • Will not shop again
  • Ridiculous answer i received for denying a warranty claim
  • Customer service
  • Poor response to complaint
  • Service

Cabelas and Gander Mountain Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

The Cabelas in Springfield, OR is by far the worst I've ever been to. I have visited almost every store in the U.S....


Went to their store in o'fallon Il for a sale they were having. Took their flyer from the newspaper with me to assist...

Cabelas and Gander Mountain Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

Why Cabala's VISA sucks worse than any other Credit card I have ever known.

I have had a Cabala's Credit Card for ove...


My wife & I went to new Gander Mountain in Algonquin,Illinois,(on Randall Rd) to check out handguns looking for a p...

Cabelas and Gander Mountain Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Worst experience ever.Bought a Mako boat from them a few months back.2 trips out and not even 30 days old the...

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I bought an RV back in July and I am still waiting for parts and service. I have talked to several people over past...

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Cabelas and Gander Mountain Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Cabelas Customer Care (65 reviews)
  • Cabelas Credit Card (16 reviews)
  • Cabelas Sales Manager (11 reviews)
  • Gander Mountain Customer Care (52 reviews)
  • Gander Mountain Manager (34 reviews)
  • Gander Mountain Cashier (10 reviews)