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The NEW Big River Crossing! "AT NEARLY A MILE IN LENGTH, BIG RIVER CROSSING IS THE LONGEST PUBLIC PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE ACROSS THE MISSISSIPPI. Big River Crossing in Memphis,TN is also the country’s longest active rail/bicycle/pedestrian bridge. It serves as the connection point of Main Street to Main Street, a 10-mile multi-modal corridor that also features the Delta Regional River Park and Big River Trail, creating ties to attractions between Memphis, TN and West Memphis, AR. No matter how you travel it, Big River Crossing provides opportunities for recreation and fitness with a whole new point of view." ---www.bigrivercrossing.com
Outdoors inc. was voted Memphis Best Athletic Goods Store in the 2016 issue of the Memphis Flyer's "Best of Memphis" by YOU. Thanks to all who voted! We also placed in 3 other categories! Here is the full run down: 1st in Best Athletic Goods Store 2nd in Best Men's Shoes Store 3rd in Best Men's Clothing Store 3rd in Best Bicycle Shop The Memphis Flyer said it best: "Once the oppressive heat (finally) breaks, you'll wish you had the right gear to go out and play. Outdoors Inc. has been Memphis' toy box for over 40 years."
Last week Shelby Farms Park unveiled "Heart of the Park;" renovations that have been underway since 2014, and it did not disappoint. You can rent bikes, kayaks, canoes and paddle boards to get around the 4,500 acre urban park, and now theres even a 4,000 sq. ft. Water Play Sprayground! The park has FREE events scheduled for the entire month of September to celebrate the improvements. "Heart of the Park is a visionary reimagining of Shelby Farms Park's largest lake, recently renamed as Hyde Lake. What was once a well-loved but ecologically dysfunctional body of water in the center of the Park...
Niner Bikes Factory Demo at Stanky Creek (5760 Yale Rd.) Thursday, July 28th, 4:30pm-8pm! Please bring a valid credit card & photo ID to participate.
Join us Sunday, June 19th at Pine Lake in Shelby Farms Park from 10am-2pm for our annual Outdoors Inc Boat Demo! There is a small $5 donation fee benefitting Church Health Center to attend. Reps with Epic Kayaks, Jackson Kayak, and Wenonah will all be bringing boats out ready to demo. There will be a huge assortment of canoes, kayaks and paddleboards so if you have ever thought about getting into paddling, or you are looking to add to your collection, now is the time! We will be having awesome ONE DAY ONLY, day of the demo deals on older...