Northern Nevadans love outdoor adventures and the options are… well, endless! Whether your passion is biking, hiking, camping, fishing, climbing, skiing, kayaking, golfing, boating or just about anything else, there’s a Reno Tahoe sporting goods store that can provide equipment, accessories or apparel. Here’s a small sampling of stores that can satisfy your inner retailer and get you ready for any type of outdoor fun, no matter the season.
Voted “Best Family Shop in America” by Skiing Business Magazine. Bobo’s Ski Board Reno has been a Reno fixture since 1969 and they offer affordable and reliable winter sports equipment and clothing. A full-service repair shop gets your equipment in tip-top shape. Daily ski, board and cross-country rentals with basic or performance options. Even snowshoes, helmets, bib pants and jackets.
Cabela’s is a hunter’s, fisherman’s and camper’s paradise. The enormous 125,000 square foot retailer has a huge selection of outdoor gear, camping gear, clothing, guns and gun paraphernalia, indoor archery area, shooting gallery, ATV shop, gun library, aquarium, restaurant and an impressive Conservation Mountain display. If Fido happens to be with you, there are fresh-air outdoor kennels for them while you shop.
This full-service sporting goods store offers equipment and accessories for a broad range of sports for athletes and passionate fans. Dick’s Sporting Goods features Nike, Under Armour and North Face shops, athletic and outdoor apparel, and the latest gear for team sports. For golfers, they offer custom golf club fittings and advice on lowering your handicap. They are also an official Nevada Wolf Pack retailer.
Golf Headquarters is a locally-owned store featuring top-name golf equipment, apparel, accessories and footwear for men and women. There’s also a demo area, ball launch monitor for proper club fittings and full-service club repair.
A Reno fixture for more than 50 years, Mark Fore & Strike is a family-owned retailer that carries hunting, fishing, hiking, archery and camping gear. They feature an extensive line of new and used firearms, scopes, mounts, ammunition, accessories and a firearm repair shop. Fishing enthusiasts can shop for fly, stream and lake fishing tackle. Nevada and California fishing and hunting licenses are also available.
Located in downtown Reno, the Patagonia Outlet offers the best Patagonia gear at 40-50 percent less than full price. The new store opened in 2016 in the Hudson Project building. Their tantalizing selection includes shoes, luggage, clothing, children’s clothing and outdoor gear. The Patagonia product is respected worldwide and the company is known for its environmental activism.
Whether your sports passion involves land or water, REI Reno has the top-brand gear and clothing for camping, climbing, cycling, fitness, hiking, paddling, skiing, snowboarding and more. Their complete bike shop includes a full range of professional service and repair to help keep you biking the streets and trails year-round. During the winter, they provide tuning, waxing, base repair, mounting and tuning for skis and boards.
Yes, you can fish in downtown Reno! Conveniently located just a block away from the Truckee River, near Wingfield Park, Reno Fly Shop is filled with fly fishing goodies, including almost 15,000 flies specifically chosen for our area’s fishing. The owners are four locals who are passionate about the sport and committed to providing the best fly fishing experience. They’ll even let you pick their brains about local fishing hot spots.
Scheels is the world’s largest all-sports store and is a shopping adventure. The massive 295,000 sq. ft. complex features pretty much everything associated with sports. It’s also an entertainment venue with two 16,000 gallon aquariums, Wildlife Mountain, an operating Ferris Wheel, Home Décor and Gift Lodge, nostalgic shooting gallery, Roller Ball, Buck Hunter simulator and 5-sport simulator. A complete service shop offers everything from bike repairs and skate sharpening, to ski/board waxing and racket stringing.
With more than three decades of experience in buying the best closeouts, overstocks and seconds from trusted brands, Sierra offers a selection of quality outdoor products at great savings. Products include clothing and shoes for men, women and kids, outdoor accessories (camping, hiking, fishing, cycling, climbing, water sports and snow sports) and home products. For canine parents, there’s dog accessories as well!
The best selection of all-season apparel on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe can be found at Village Ski Loft. Outfit the entire family with the area’s most inclusive collection of cycling clothing, swimwear, casual mountain apparel, accessories and winter gear. They also offer parts and service for ski and bike equipment, and demos and rentals available for biking, skiing and snowboarding.
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