The Backpacker Quality Gear, Inc., located just off Gervais Street at 1215 Wayne Street in The Vista, is “The Great Outdoor Connection.” Alumni Association members receive a 10% discount off regularly priced merchandise. Visit today to gear up for your latest adventure-- to the mountains, the sea, the rainforest, the canyonlands or the outback. The Backpacker has the right stuff!
The Backpacker began as a small outdoor specialty shop in Columbia, SC, in 1973. It’s an outdoor store that carries cutting-edge, no-compromise, state-of-the-art products. The Backpacker is a technical outdoor outfitter that strives to provide excellent customer service; a guarantee for every product; and a knowledgeable, friendly staff; all in a comfortable shopping environment. Some of its present lines include Patagonia, The North Face, Mountain Hardwear, Columbia Sportswear, ExOfficio, Vasque boots, Keen Footwear, Teva, Chaco, and Tilley hats.
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