Outdoor Gear Builders

Asheville, North Carolina

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About us

The Outdoor Gear Builders of WNC are Western North Carolina-based companies collaborating to share talents, encourage new ideas and inspire each other. Our member brands are dedicated to creating exceptional outdoor gear with a focus on responsible manufacturing, cutting edge innovation, and economic growth in our region. Our motto is: “Extraordinary Gear Made Here.”

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Outdoor Gear Builders Membership

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Building upon the awesome footprint of outdoor gear manufacturing currently in WNC while growing the industry together.


Outdoor Gear Builders Events

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Whether interested in becoming a member, or curious about what\'s going on in the Outdoor Gear world, you\'re welcome to check us out!