Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Nebraska

By Katie Griffing

Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Nebraska

Looking to take on a weekend hike? No problem. There are plenty of stores that carry every piece of hiking gear you could ever want right here in Nebraska. Not only do these stores have all the gear you need, but they also have the knowledgeable staff that can help to recommend the top spots for your hike as well. So if you’re looking to step up your hiking game, then stop into one of these seven unbeatable hiking retailers in Nebraska.

1. The Moose’s Tooth, Lincoln, NE

The Moose’s Tooth in Lincoln carries a variety of outdoor gear in brands that you can trust will last for years, including Patagonia, the North Face, and more. For backpacks, hiking gear, and top-of-the-line apparel, outdoor enthusiasts will find everything they need at this friendly local shop.

2. Backwoods, Omaha, NE

Backwoods is a family-owned outdoor gear and apparel store located in Omaha. This Nebraska location carries a variety of outdoor apparel and gear fit for any hiking adventure. Stop in for trekking poles, hiking shoes, hydration packs and more in name brands like Sea to Summit, Oboz, and more.

3. QC Supply, Elkhorn and Schuyler, NE

QC Supply, headquartered in Schuyler, started in 1982 and has since grown into a local destination for not only farm supplies but also outdoor footwear, hiking gear, apparel, and more. Hit the trails in a pair of hiking boots from Ariat or Rocky

4. Scheels, Omaha, NE

Scheels in Omaha has one of the top hiking gear selections in the state. Voted numerous times as one of the best sporting goods stores in the country, you can find brands like KEEN, Columbia, Merrell, and more. 

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5. Canfield’s Sporting Goods, Omaha, NE

Canfield’s in Omaha started in 1946 and has grown into one of Nebraska’s largest locally-owned outdoor sporting goods stores. The store carries an impressive array of hiking gear in name brands like Columbia, Life is Good, Marmot, and many more.

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6. Threads - Footloose & Fancy, Lincoln, NE

Just as the name says, at this store you'll find outdoor clothing, shoes, and accessories. Threads is a happening place that caters to those with an outdoor lifestyle. This spot is perfect for those infatuated with hiking, and those who love doing so in style. Stock up on footwear from brands like Teva and gear from brands like Hydro Flask.

7. Sports Village, Kearney, NE

Sports Village started in 1984 helping athletes meet their performance goals with the right product. Here you'll find the essentials: shoes, duffel bags, thermal clothing, and much more. Come in and have someone help you find the right shoe from one of their over 500 styles! Under Armour and Nike are among the brands you will find at this active wear destination.

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