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April Hiking Series

Friday, 05 April 2019 by

Who’s ready for warm weather? We are! And we’re starting spring and summer 2019 off with a brand new hiking series. Beginning in April and ending in mid-May, each of these hikes are unique, with different trails, times, and difficulties. But all of our hikes share a few key points: enjoying the outdoors with new and old friends as we watch spring come to Northeas…

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Are you looking for new shoes for your spring hiking adventures? Never again suffer through foot pain on the trail with footwear from LOWA Boots! Established in Germany in 1923, LOWA is based in Upper Bavaria, where the mountains inspire the company’s every design. In 1993, LOWA joined the Italian Tecnica Group, and today the compa…

Are you ready to party… for the parks? Save March 22, 2019 on your calendar for the Party for the Parks event hosted by the Friends of Metro Parks! The third annual Party for the Parks includes live music, food and drinks, and fun times with old and new friends. Each part of the event has nature-inspired surprises, including an indoor “campfire.”

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In 1946, change was stirring around the world. The first United Nations meeting was held in London, women in Japan were allowed to vote for the first time, and Paris runways saw the world’s first bikini. In Italy, the country hosted its first official Formula One Grand Prix. It became a republic—and Asolo, an Italian footwear company, began making boots in Ner…

There’s a saying that “good shoes take you good places.” For outdoorspeople, this is true! When you have good shoes for mountaineering, hiking, and exploring, you are able to travel to amazing places you would have otherwise missed. This is why Appalachian Outfitters is thrilled to have a new brand in stores: Garmont®.

Garmont shoes will be available at A…

Does this winter weather have you dreaming about spring? We can’t wait for warmer weather either, especially because we’ll be getting in new items from Howler Brothers in the spring. But until then, we have plenty of fall and winter apparel for you to shop.


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When you’re looking for some wanderlust and a greater sense of exploration in life, why not turn to the brand that stands for those very ideas? We’re excited to now carry Sierra Designs at Appalachian Outfitters, a brand with high ethics, quality, sustainability, and vision behind their California-based line of outdoor gear an…

What if there were a way to eliminate muscle soreness after a tough workout? Or what about releasing tight muscles without the expense of visiting a healthcare professional? Now there’s a way—with Tiger Tail USA!

Tiger Tail USA is a company that designs quality, ergonomic tools for muscle care. But they create more than just foam rollers! Each tool style has u…

With the holiday season in full force, many of us are busy buying gifts for the loved ones in our lives. Our lists include friends, children, siblings, parents, grandparents, and maybe even coworkers and neighbors. But have you thought about how you can give to people around the world?

We encourage you to consider buying Tentree this holiday season. Tentree creat…

Since the 1960s, when Ake Nordin of Northern Sweden first established Fjällräven, the company’s sustainability practices have attracted outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.

Nordin grew up spending most of his time outdoors, and after many miles of experience, he developed backpacks built onto a wooden frame to reduce the stain on hikers’ backs, …

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