Mountain Travelers Hike and Ski Shop
147 US Route 4 East, Rutland, VT 05701
. . . Celebrating our 40th year in Business!
Our Specialties Include:
Alpine Touring Skiing
Backcountry / XC Skiing
Technical Outdoor Clothing
In Winter: We are specialists in Telemark , Backcountry, and Alpine Touring Skiing… We began ‘bending a knee in ’73’ , and it has been our passion ever since. We ‘talk Tele’ and ‘AT’ like no other shop in the area. We know all about “earning your turns”, and can teach you all about the ‘uphill’ … and the downhill, on ‘free heel’ ski equipment. We sell Telemark, Alpine Touring, and Metal Edged Back Country Skis, Boots and Bindings, as well as climbing skins, and Atlas Snowshoes. We carry technical outdoor clothing by Patagonia, and The North Face, for comfort and warmth on all your outdoor winter adventures.
Hiking and Trail Shoes
Packs, Tents and Sleeping Bags
Thule Car Racks
Stand Up Paddleboards
In Summer: We offer flatwater kayaks, by Hurricane, Wilderness Systems and Perception, custom fit to each paddlers use, from small mountain ponds to coastal waterways. We have Stand Up Paddleboards, by Michael Dolsey, the newest fun adventure sport for a summer workout or just cruising around. We also have a Thule rack specialist who can recommend and install a car or truck rack, on your vehicle, to carry anything from cargo boxes, to skis, to bikes, to boats and ladders…We have hiking and camping footwear and gear, tents, packs and sleeping bags. We have a downstairs showroom year round.
Our Winter Shop Hours are:
Monday, Tuesday – Thursday, Friday & Saturday
10:00 – 6:00
Sunday 12:00 – 4:00
CLOSED – Wednesdays … to ski!