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Visiting Glenwood Springs? Stop By Factory Outdoor

Don’t miss Factory Outdoor the next time you’re in Glenwood Springs! Whether you’re looking for gear for your next outdoor adventure or just some new sporting goods, we have everything you need. Plus, our knowledgeable staff is always happy to help. So check us out the next time you’re in town — you won’t be disappointed!

 

 

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Your Next Outdoor Adventure Start Here

The beautiful Glenwood Springs has a variety of nearby hiking trails and activities that you must experience. Although it’s important to have the necessary equipment to keep yourself and others safe. Before you start your next adventure, remember to stop by our store to get all that you will need!


 

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We Offer Great Deals on Top-Brand Clothing

Even if you make a quick stop, you won’t have to worry about whether we carry the right brand or not. We carry a variety of clothing pieces you’ll need for any and all outdoor adventures. From men’s and women’s clothing to footwear. We will make sure you are properly suited for all the fun!


 

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Knowledgeable Staff

Our knowledgeable staff is here to help you find the perfect gear for your next adventure. We can help you choose the right clothing and footwear for your specific activity, as well as answer any questions you may have about our products.


 

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Top-Quality Gear For All Seasons

Factory Outdoor is the perfect place to gear up for your next outdoor adventure. whether you’re looking for new or gently used items, we have what you need to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors. Our most popular products include sporting goods, camping equipment, eyewear, tools, and surplus.


 

Factory Outdoor in Glenwood Springs is the perfect place to stock up on sporting goods and gear for your next outdoor adventure. With a huge selection of merchandise and knowledgeable staff, Factory Outdoor has everything you need to make your next trip a success. Stop by today and get the gear you need!

Why Shop Factory Outdoor for Camping Gear

Looking for a one-stop shop for camping gear and sporting goods in Glenwood Springs? Look no further than Factory Outdoor. We have everything you need to make your outdoor adventure a success, including camping gear, hiking gear, and more. In this blog post, we will be discussing four reasons to shop Factory Outdoor for all of your camping gear needs! Keep reading to learn more and get the camping gear you need today!

 

 

We Carry All of the Most Popular Brands

One of the reasons Factory Outdoor is the best place to shop for camping gear is because we carry all of the most popular brands. This includes brands like Patagonia, North Face, Columbia, and more. No matter what kind of camping gear you are looking for, we have you covered with all of the leading brands.


 

Wide Variety of Camping Gear

Another reason to shop Factory Outdoor for camping gear is that we have a wide variety of gear to choose from. This includes everything from tents and sleeping bags to ponchos and folding chairs. No matter what kind of camping gear you need, we have a great selection for you to choose from.


 

Save Money With Factory Outdoor

Did you also know that by shopping at Factory Outdoor, you can save money? This is because we are a surplus store and sell everything at competitive prices so you can save money on your gear and have more to go towards your next camping adventure. No matter what kind of camping gear you need, you are sure to find the best deals at Factory Outdoor.


 

Knowledgable Staff

When you shop at Factory Outdoor, you can rest assured that you will be getting the best possible service. This is because our staff is knowledgeable and helpful. They are more than happy to answer any questions you have about camping gear or the area and can help you find the perfect gear for your next adventure.


 

Looking for camping gear or sporting goods in Glenwood Springs? We have everything you need to make your next outdoor adventure a success. So, what are you waiting for? Get the camping gear you need from Factory Outdoor today!

Looking for Outdoor Gear for Less? Shop Factory Outdoor

Colorado is the epicenter of outdoor adventure. From whitewater rafting to beautiful mountain hikes, and even scenic camping, the great outdoors of Colorado has endless opportunities for memory-making experiences. When partaking in these outdoor adventures, having the right gear is key! At Factory Outdoor, we believe that the cost of outdoor gear shouldn’t keep people from living their best, most adventurous life. We are your go-to outdoor sporting goods store located right here in Glenwood Springs! We carry a wide variety of high-quality, top-brand outdoor gear for any occasion, but less! Start shopping for your next adventure today!

Locally Owned & Operated

For more than three decades, Pat Long and his family have owned and operated Factory Outdoor to provide individuals with excellent outdoor gear options for less than competitors. We carry a variety of gear from clothing, footwear, eyewear, camping gear, surplus, and more!

Top Brands at a Great Price

At Factory Outdoors we only carry the best brands at affordable prices:

  • Sorel
  • Merrell
  • Smartwool 
  • Carhartt
  • Columbia
  • Oakley
  • Yeti
  • Camelbak
  • And more!

Stop by and see for yourself!

Types Of Gear

We take pride in offering a variety of gear for different types of outdoor activities including: 

  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Fishing 
  • Whitewater rafting 
  • Hunting 
  • And more!

We also carry a variety of tactical and military surplus goods.

Knowledgeable Staff

Being locally owned and operated has its advantages! Kenny Swartz, our store manager, has lived in Glenwood Springs his whole life and brings knowledgeable information to our whole team. Whether it is your first time camping in the Colorado mountains or you are an experienced hiker looking to upgrade your gear, our highly-trained, knowledgeable staff is here to help!

Adventures are meant to last a lifetime, not cost you a whole lifetime of working to pay for the gear for the adventure! Factory Outdoor makes any adventure possible with great prices on top brands of outdoor gear. Stop by and save today!

Four Reasons to Stop By and Shop Factory Outdoor

Visiting Glenwood Springs? Factory Outdoor calls this gem of Colorado home and we are here to offer everything you may be looking for on your next adventure! We believe everyone deserves to experience the Colorado outdoors safely and in style. Stop on in to see us on your next visit!!

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Locally-owned and Operated Since 1978

Located in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, Factory Outdoor is right at home next to some of the greatest natural treasures Colorado has to offer. Being locally owned and operated means that the products you buy are tried and trusted by a community that knows them best. By purchasing your equipment with us, you are contributing to the needs of our community to maintain the fun natural activities that brought you to us. 

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Large Selection of Outdoor Equipment

We all experience the outdoors in different ways and we as a team want to be sure that you are prepared to do so with all of the right equipment. Our online selection has everything you need from hiking and camping to more extreme adventures like our well-known white water rafting. Visit our outdoor equipment tab and explore all our departments for just the right stuff you’re looking for!

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We Carry Most Popular Brands

No one wants to visit a shop only to find outdated and knock-off brands with poor material. We as a team at Factory Outdoor are proud to provide you with a wide selection of all the most popular brands no matter the product you are looking for. Bringing you a simple one-stop shop for outdoor fashion and equipment.  

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Surplus Store Savings

With seasons always changing and shipments constantly coming, we are able to provide you with surplus store savings. Our store offers valuable knowledge about the area and the leading merchandise to all customers that come through the door. We have mastered finding the right equipment for the right price making sure our customers are leaving happy. 

From head to toe, Factory Outdoor has you covered with all of your outdoor activity needs. We promote unforgettable adventure and lifetime memories and we want to be sure you are equipped to safely and successfully accomplish every outdoor venture. 

Storm King Mountain Trail

Nearby Storm King Mountain Memorial Trail is a 3.5 mile loop trail located just outside of Glenwood Springs, Colorado. This is a great trail for people looking for peace as it isn’t as busy as other nearby day hikes. This is also more difficult than other nearby trails, so the faint of heart should probably find a different path.

The Storm King Trail is a memorial to the 14 firefighters who were tragically killed fighting a wildfire on Storm King Mountain July 6, 1994. There is a lovely memorial to those men and women.

The trail is best used from April until November. Feel free to bring your doggos, but make sure to keep them on a leash! For more info, feel free to ask one of the helpful associates at Factory Outdoor.

 Distance: 3.5 miles

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Hike to Doc Holiday’s Grave

Doc Holiday Grave Trail

This short hike is located very near downtown and great for families, people with pets and history buffs alike.

Come see the resting place of the famed old west gunfighter (and dentist) Doc Holliday while breaking a small sweat. This hike is accessible year round and a must-do next time you’re in the Glenwood Springs area.

 Distance: .7 miles

Walk or Bike Glenwood Canyon

Glenwood Canyon Trail is a 14.3 mile trail that is conveniently located in wonderful Glenwood Springs, Colorado! This particular hike is a moderately trafficked out and back trail that is popular with hikers as well as bikers. While it’s a moderately difficult hike, the trail does offer challenges for people of all skill levels and is best between March and October.

The Canyon Trail is great for walkers, hikers, trail runners, and bikers. It’s also pet friendly, so bring your leashed dogs and make a day of it! Enjoy beautiful views of the Colorado River on your next trip to Glenwood Springs!

 Distance: 14.3 miles

Hanging Lake Trail

Glenwood Springs' Hanging Lake Trail is a very popular moderate hike for people of all ages. Noted for its steep portions, the trail winds along Dead Horse Creek and through the rocky Glenwood Canyon in the White River National Forest.

The trailhead is located off of I-70 with parking on the Colorado River. The hike typically takes less than 4 hours and best for hiking spring through fall.

 Distance: 3.0 miles

Raft the Roaring Fork River

The Roaring Fork River is located nearby Glenwood Springs and offers fun for rafters of every experience level. The lower section of the Roaring Fork River extends from Carbondale to Glenwood Springs and offers a range of Class I, II and III whitewater rapids. For rafting or to kayak, you can launch boats under the intersection of Highways 82 and 133.

This section of water features breathtaking vistas of Mount Sopris and the Roaring Fork Valley. For more adventure, rafters can continue all the way to Two Rivers Park. There, you’ll find a convenient boat ramp at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Colorado Rivers. There are a number of great local outfitters, who would be more than happy to set you up with a guided trip down one of Colorado’s finest stretch of water.

Need additional help? Don’t hesitate to pop into Factory Outdoor to talk with one of our helpful associates.