Best outdoor clothing 2022 | Purchases

SSince 1980, Mountain Supply has been equipping mountaineers, ski tourers, backpackers and climbers with the gear and expertise they need for their outdoor adventures. The independent retailer has won the Best Outdoor Clothing Store category for the past two years. Community support for the store stems from the customer service and expertise of its staff.

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“Our knowledgeable staff is really what sets us apart,” said Kevin Ganey, General Manager of Mountain Supply. “Not only do we have a bit more specialist equipment and a curated assortment of some of the best brands in the industry, but also a wide selection of those brands. And really, our people and staff really complement that in terms of capability. to providing that amazing customer service, and maybe a little level of detail that you won’t get from the bigger box stores.

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These large stores are surprisingly welcome competition for Ganey, who said large retail stores are usually the first step people take when going outdoors. As they search for higher quality equipment, they will eventually find their way to specialty retail stores like Mountain Supply.

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DANIEL ROBBIN

“I think we might not still exist without some of these larger stores that help bring more people into the outdoor space,” Ganey said. “We’re never going to say no to someone who wants to get into the outdoors; we think it’s probably one of the healthiest and best choices people can make. Especially as we have seen over the past two years with the global pandemic.



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