Northbound Outfitters is your one-stop shop to find gear for up-north fun. We are your up-north bike shop, ski shop, run store, and water sports destination. With great clothing brands in store, including Patagonia, Kuhl, Vuori, Freefly, prAna, Smartwool, Indyeva, and much more, you can find any article of outdoor clothing you may need. You can find a wide range of footwear in store, from running shoes to hiking shoes, along with casual footwear that is not seen everywhere. Come and browse our up-north gear, including kayaks, canoes, bikes, and cross-country skis. Northbound Outfitters is waiting for you. Oh, and if you are hungry, we have a fantastic taco truck on-site open from May to September.
Northbound Outfitters is in an ideal location in Grayling, Michigan, surrounded by natural wonders. The Ausable River is in our backyard, and the Manistee River is just right around the corner. Northbound Outfitters is a natural fit to provide you with the tools needed to spend time outdoors.
Stop by Northbound Outfitters on your way to paddle, hike, bike, or hit a local brewery. Just north of Higgins Lake, spitting distance from Lake Margrethe, and right on the way to Torch Lake and Traverse City- we are located on your way up north.
Northbound Outfitters is just plain fun. We have a cheerful, outgoing staff that enjoys getting out and doing "stuff" just as much as you. Come in and share your outdoor experience with us. We love to share stories and learn from our customers. Hope to see or hear from you soon!
Check out our winter store, CROSS COUNTRY SKI SHOP, for more of your adventure needs.
Feel free to call us with your questions: 800-889-7456