Manzanita Outfitters Joins Grassroots Outdoor Alliance as a Retail Member


Asheville, NC – May 12, 2015 – Grassroots Outdoor Alliance is excited to announce that Manzanita Outfitters has joined our organization as a Retail Member.

Manzanita Outfitters has been the premier outdoor specialty shop serving the Prescott, AZ area since late 2006.

The store relocated to the heart of Prescott in the Depot Marketplace Shopping Center in 2011 and has been excelling under the leadership of local owner Dave Wheeler. Manzanita Outfitters sells outdoor, travel and lifestyle clothing while running a full-service bicycle shop. They also sell an array of outdoor gear including paddle sports.

While providing extensive product knowledge and customer service, Manzanita offers rewards programs to customers and engages the community through giving to four local non-profit organizations; Boy Scouts of America, Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters, The Highlands Center for Natural History and Prescott Creeks.

Dave Wheeler’s comment upon joining the Alliance, "We at Manzanita are both proud and privileged to become members of Grassroots Outdoor Alliance. We will do our best to make a positive contribution to the industry’s premier independent outdoor retailer association."

The members of Grassroots are thrilled to welcome Dave and all of the staff at Manzanita Outfitters to the Alliance. Grassroots President, Wes Allen says, “Manzanita is a great addition to our group, Dave and his staff bring value to both our retail membership and will make valuable partners for our vendors.”

Grassroots Outdoor Alliance unites 55 independent outdoor retailers with over 100 doors in 29 states, as a strong voice to protect and promote the experience of outdoor enthusiasts across the United States. To learn more about Grassroots Outdoor Alliance, visit our website at