Best of 2017: New outdoor shops

Check out our these five new shops that opened this year.
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Despite all the doom and gloom that we hear about retail these days, we’ve seen some exciting new stores launch this year, each with its own unique spin on specialty outdoor retail. Here are some of the coolest:

A new gear shop is born in Pittsburgh, PA

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A new gear shop is born in Boulder, Colorado

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Opening a retail shop in a ‘year without fear’

Jimmy Funkhouser, founder of Feral Mountain Co. in Denver, Colo. // Photo by Caveman Collective

A new gear shop is born in Discovery Bay, Washington

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Do brand stores crush–or help–independent outdoor retailers?

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