Mountain Travelers Hike and Ski Shop
147 US Route 4 East, Rutland, VT 05701
Our Specialties Include:
Alpine Touring Skiing
Backcountry / XC Skiing
Technical Outdoor Clothing
Hiking and Trail Shoes
Thule Car Racks
“Hiking, Paddling and ‘Bending a Knee’ since ’73”
…. this is our 38th year!
We have a beautiful selection of ‘outdoor lifestyle ‘ clothing by Patagonia, The North Face, Ibex, Black Diamond, and Kuhl .
In Winter: We are specialists in Telemark Skiing. We began ‘bending a knee in ’73’ and it has been our passion ever since. We ‘talk Tele’ like no other shop around. We know all about “earning your turns”, we can teach you all about the ‘uphill’ and the downhill on ‘freeheel’ equipment. We sell Telemark, XC, BC, Alpine Touring/ Randonne’ Skis, Boots and Bindings, as well as climbing skins, trimmed to fit, for the uphill workout.
Closed Wednesdays in the Winter. (Thanksgiving until Easter)
In Summer: We offer flatwater kayaks, custom fit to each paddlers use, from small mountain ponds to coastal waterways. We have a Thule rack specialist who can recommend and install a car rack on your vehicle to carry anything from cargo boxes, to bikes, to boats and ladders…We have hiking and camping footwear and gear, along with the technical outdoor clothing by Patagonia and The North Face for all your summer adventures.
Our Winter Shop Hours are:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10:00 -6:00
Sunday 12:00 – 5:00
We will be OPEN … Wednesday afternoons …. 12/17 and 12/21 …. 12:00 – 5:00