Originally Posted by spaceweaseal
Put the tarp as low as posable and make sure your head or foot end is not facing into the wind. Set it up at home in storm mode, (low and tight) and sray the heck out of it with your water hose to check your setup.
I know it sounds stupid but it will give you a idea of what works and what does not work.
If I get a chance tomorrow I will set my Siam to get some pics for you of what I am talking about..
Great bit of advise. It is so much better to master your set up at home and hopefully stay more dry on the trail. Try putting it up and taking it down while the sprinkler is on full blast.
"When you get to the end of your rope,tie a knot and Hang On."- Franklin D. Roosevelt