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Outdoor 76

35 E Main St, Franklin, NC 28734-3025
+1 828-349-7676
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On the AT trail.

In the heart of Franklin. The staff was extremely helpful and courteous. Really enjoyed sharing... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
blacksnaster
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Magnolia, Texas
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The staff was very helpful. The store was well organized. Prices were comparable to other... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Misty S
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Murphy, North Carolina
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35 E Main St, Franklin, NC 28734-3025
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

In the heart of Franklin. The staff was extremely helpful and courteous. Really enjoyed sharing our experiences with them.

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

The staff was very helpful. The store was well organized. Prices were comparable to other outfitter stores.

Thank Misty S
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

I'm 42 and have always had trouble finding shoes that didn't squeeze my feet or turn them into hamburger on long backpacking trips. I have the same problem with any type of shoes for any occasion. I'm someone who has weird size and shape feet....More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The team at Outdoor 76 is very smart about outdoor gear and preparation. They are eager to answer any questions from customers and provide a pleasant atmosphere for browsing products. They are shoe experts so allow them to assist before buying the shoes and you...More

Thank kseam6259
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Cory M, Owner at Outdoor 76, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thanks so much for the review! We have an incredible team of employees that love assisting customers!! Hope you come back to visit soon!

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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Stopped in Outdoor 76 from my 18-day section hike of the Appalachian Trail and was given a lengthy discussion on hiking shoes from the knowledgeable staff after experiencing some discomfort with my own trail shoes. I left with a larger pair of trail runners by...More

Thank NickDanger
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

I am a thru-hiker on the Appalachian Trail and stopped to look for new BOOTS! Not lows-cut "trail running shoes" .. the so called shoe expert tried to sell me a pair of low cut basically SNEAKERS when i said i have always used MID...More

2  Thank wilandrews
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Cory M, Owner at Outdoor 76, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Wil thanks for the review! Please know that we are aware you work for the other outfitter in town. I hope you see how writing bogus reviews on their behalf, makes you look very unprofessional. Also, please remember the next time you come into our...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I had to review this place because we spent about two hours of our Franklin zero day off the AT here getting sold a pair of shoes. These guys really seem to know their stuff, and will dedicate a lot of time and expertise to...More

Thank Christina L
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Cory M, Owner at Outdoor 76, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Christina thanks so much for the review! We are honored that you allowed us to work with you on your footwear issues! There is nothing quick about the fitting process, but the end results are beyond beneficial! Happy trails...can't wait to see the summit card...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Great name brand merchandise for the true hiker and outdoors type Patagonia yeti toms Columbia north face Loved this store! Awesome apparel! Also had sale merchandise...

Thank Keeterbarn Corn... F
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Cory M, Owner at Outdoor 76, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thanks for the review! We continue to expand our selection here in the store and I hope that you are able to stop back by sometime in the future to see the shop again!

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I was traveling through Franklin and needed a pair of shoes. Jonathan spent 30 minutes educating mre on the construction and design of feet and correlation to health, fit numerous pair of shoes for me. With all of that, the 1x pair that suited my...More

Thank SilentRunTim
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Cory M, Owner at Outdoor 76, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thanks for the accolades! Being in business means that you do the right thing....even if that means missing the sale! We hope that you will come back through and see us again!

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

staff is always friendly and helpful. i can't really afford to buy anything in here but my mom found some super duper bug repellant for a trip to lousiana. they have a cute dog that wanders around and smiles at everyone

Thank XelaGringa
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Cory M, Owner at Outdoor 76, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thanks for the review! Thompson the shop dog is always around waiting for folks to pet him....stop back in and say hey to him!

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