Large Gardener’s Supply Cart

Details

Item# 36-500VS
Exclusive
4 63
$299.00

Variations

Product Actions

Add to cart options
Additional Freight Charges Apply

Additional Information

Exclusive | Vermont-Built Large Garden Cart Carries 500 Pounds

  • Tough, long-lasting cart holds up to 500 pounds — as much as 10 wheelbarrows!
  • Even weight distribution and big, pneumatic wheels make pushing and pulling easy
  • End slides open for easy loading, unloading and dumping
  • Watch: Our Vermont Factory

For over 25 years, our garden carts have been a beloved tool of gardeners everywhere. That’s because they were designed specifically to meet the needs of gardeners, not adapted from an industrial utility cart. This garden cart has big wheels with pneumatic tires that roll easily over rough terrain. High sides prevent loose loads like mulch and compost from bouncing out. The axle is positioned to distribute the weight and balance the load. The long handle lets you push or pull with equal ease and has a comfortable neoprene grip. Tough, rust-proof aluminum frame; end slides open for easy dumping. Once you own one of our carts, it’s hard to imagine getting by without it. In fact, many of the original carts are still out there, working hard. Rated "Excellent" by a leading consumer magazine.

Product Details

  • Assembly required
  • 66" L x 42-1/4" W x 30" H overall
  • Cargo bed: 31-1/4" W x 48" L x 15-7/8" D
  • Rust-proof aluminum frame
  • Comfortable foam grip
  • Thick panels of 4-ply exterior grade plywood
  • Ball-bearing wheels with pneumatic tires
  • Sliding dump door with deep welded tracks
  • Hauls up to 500 lbs.
  • Made in Vermont
  • Gardener's Supply Exclusive

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
:Large Gardener's Supply Cart
 
4.1

(based on 63 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (27)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (26)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Carrying capacity (51)
  • Easy to use (45)
  • Supports heavy weights (44)
  • Comfortable grips (42)
  • Easy assembly (23)

Cons

  • Difficult setup (21)

Best Uses

  • Leaves & brush (47)
  • Gardening (46)
  • Mulch (42)
  • Carrying other equipment (41)
  • Firewood (35)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Avid gardener (32), Master gardener (18), Getting started (6), Professional landscaper (3)

Reviewed by 63 customers

Displaying reviews 1-10

Back to top

Previous | Next »

 
5.0

Yes - just the quality and style cart we needed

By Mungofarm

from Shawangunk, NY

About Me Master Gardener

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Carrying Capacity
  • Easy to Use
  • Supports Heavy Weights

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gardening
    • Home Garden Harvest
    • Leaves & Brush
    • Mulch

    Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

    One wheel tight to axle - had to file down a touch to make fit

     
    5.0

    Excellent!

    By Grannycee

    from Bradley, CA

    About Me Master Gardener

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Carrying Capacity
    • Easy to Use
    • Supports Heavy Weights

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Carrying Other Equipment
      • Firewood
      • Gardening
      • Home Garden Harvest
      • Leaves & Brush
      • Mulch

      Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

      I purchased this cart to help simplify life for us. It holds more than a wheelbarrow and is easier to maneuver. Assembly was time consuming, but once that was out of the way, so happy we have this. Looking forward to many years of use! Currently we are using it as an aid to farm maintenance. Next will come planting and then harvesting, and all points in between! We love it!

       
      5.0

      Very versatile cart!

      By Jeanne

      from Folkston, GA

      About Me Getting Started

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Carrying Capacity
      • Comfortable Grips
      • Dumping ability
      • Easy Assembly
      • Easy to Use
      • Supports Heavy Weights

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Carrying Other Equipment
        • Firewood
        • Gardening
        • Leaves & Brush
        • Mulch

        Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

        This cart was a gift to my son for Christmas. He told us he wanted a wheelbarrow and my father has one of your garden carts and it is in great condition after many decades of use, so we felt it was a good choice. My husband and I put it together and it is used daily by my son and grandson for a variety of purposes. So far, it has been used to haul firewood, leaves, straw, rocks, dirt and other tools around the yard. They especially love the ability to lift the end to dump debris. I know they will enjoy this cart for years to come just as my dad has enjoyed his!

         
        4.0

        Substantial cart

        By Lady of the Woods

        from Accord, NY

        About Me Master Gardener

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Carrying Capacity
        • Comfortable Grips
        • Quality material, no missing parts

        Cons

        • Assembly instructions need improvement
        • Parts could more precisely machined.

        Best Uses

        • Carrying Other Equipment
        • Firewood
        • Gardening
        • Home Garden Harvest
        • Leaves & Brush
        • Mulch

        Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

        Assembly took about two hours with two people. The instructions were a little vague ... not always sure which section of the cart was being referred to in the directions. The heft and the quality of the materials is very good, however, and there were plenty of bolts and T-nuts, but there were a couple places where it was a bit of a squeeze to get the bolts and the pre-drilled holes to align properly. Please separate the 5/8" bolts from the 3/4" bolts - they so close in size that they are hard to differentiate.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        2ond cart, 1st one crushed by a tree

        By Tom

        from N Chesterfield, VA

        About Me Getting Started

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Carrying Capacity
        • Comfortable Grips
        • Durable
        • Easy To Handle
        • Sturdydurable
        • Supports Heavy Weights

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Aquade Loads
          • Bulky Loads
          • Carrying Other Equipment
          • Firewood
          • Gardening
          • Handles Rough Lawn
          • Heavy Loads
          • Leaves & Brush
          • Mulch

          Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

          The best sign is that neighbors ask to use our cart when they have brush or large loads to move.
          We purchased our first cart from Garden supply apx. 25 years ago. The only reason we are replacing it is that a tree crushed our first one.

           
          5.0

          Thank you Gardeners Supply For my new Large Supply Cart

          By OK Hogan

          from Beaufort, NC

          About Me Master Gardener

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Carrying Capacity
          • Comfortable Grips
          • Customer Support
          • Easy Assembly
          • Quality
          • Supports Heavy Weights

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Carrying Other Equipment
            • Leaves & Brush
            • Mulch

            Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

            This is a replacement for 3 previous competitor's cheaper versions. Unlike the cheaper knock off Gardener's Large Supply Cart is built to last.I love it and expect it to be my final cart.

             
            5.0

            Solid built, a long term investment

            By The Petunia Patch

            from Duluth, MN

            About Me Master Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Carrying Capacity
            • Comfortable Grips
            • Easy Assembly
            • Easy to Use
            • Excellent Design
            • Quality Materials
            • Supports Heavy Weights

            Cons

            • None

            Best Uses

            • Carrying Other Equipment
            • Firewood
            • Gardening
            • Leaves & Brush

            Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

            We've been totally satisfied with our Gardners cart. We had purchased a bargain cart at one of the "tool" stores and it didn't last a season. It's presently a flat cart held together with clamps - the wood was of such poor quality the fastening screws puled out of the "plywood". The foreign tires have to be frequently re-inflated. Our Gardners cart is better built than our first cart, a Garden Way (the company no longer exists) cart which we've had for over 25 years. That cart hauled 15 cord of firewood for over 10 years plus hauled plants for our customers of our greenhouse.
            The Gardners cart exceeds the quality of our old cart and we expect to be passing it on to the next generation.

             
            5.0

            Love this Cart

            By Green Thumb "wanna-bee"

            from Olympia, WA

            About Me Avid Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Carrying Capacity
            • Comfortable Grips
            • Easy to Use
            • Supports Heavy Weights

            Cons

            • Inset Screw Heads In Bed

            Best Uses

            • Gardening
            • Mulch

            Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

            This cart is easier to manage than a wheelbarrow, especially with large loads. The tires make it easy to push or pull over lawns and gravel.

            My only suggestion would be to inset the screw heads in the bed of the cart so you aren't "jared" when using a shovel and hit the heads.

             
            5.0

            Don't buy any other cart

            By Ginny

            from Chagrin Falls Ohio

            About Me Avid Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Carrying Capacity
            • Comfortable Grips
            • Easy to Use
            • Supports Heavy Weights

            Cons

            • Difficult Assembly
            • Needs Clearer Instruction

            Best Uses

            • Carrying Other Equipment
            • Gardening
            • Home Garden Harvest
            • Leaves & Brush
            • Mulch

            Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

            Have used it for all types of gardening. The instructions could be a little clearer and not have to flip from page to page. We called once and the gentlemen was able to help on the phone

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            The product appears to be little changed from years ago

            By DQ

            from Hartford, CT

            About Me Avid Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Assembly Was A Bear And T

              Best Uses

                Comments about : Large Gardener's Supply Cart:

                Four Hours to assemble the cart is not a good or valuable use of my time. Would prefer to have it come ready to use.

                Displaying reviews 1-10

                Back to top

                Previous | Next »

                 
                How It Works
                Product Instructions
                Download instructions for Large Gardener’s Supply Cart as a PDF

                Articles

                • Large Gardener’s Supply Cart, Red has a $10.00 additional shipping charge
                • Large Gardener’s Supply Cart, Brown has a $10.00 additional shipping charge
                • Large Gardener’s Supply Cart, Green has a $10.00 additional shipping charge
                • Sorry, no shipments to AK,HI,PR,VI,AP