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Back Country Ski & Sport

Outfitting, Gear, Clothing, Services, and Rentals

Back Country Ski and Sport has proudly outfitted the Salem and Blacksburg, Virginia area since 1979.

From hiking, backpacking, camping, skiing, winter sports, and kayaking, our staff is unmatched in their experience and expertise. Get ready and gear up for your outdoor adventures with our friendly staff and our huge selection of equipment!


Store Info

Hours – Mon-Sat: 10am-6pm, Sun: Closed


Blacksburg – (540) 552-6400

Salem – (540) 389-8602


Outdoor Gear & Apparel


Visit one of our locations to see our entire inventory, compare products, and get some friendly, expert advice.

Rent your Gear from us!

Save yourself some cash and time from waiting in line by renting your gear with us.

Kayaks, boats, skis, snowboards….

Need extra time to get the gear to your adventure? Depending on the rental, we can include time for travel. Stop by or call one of our locations for details or to schedule a rental reservation.

Reservations available within 4 days of rental when you come into one our the stores – get fitted, make your payment, and you’re set!

Pricing & Details

Repairs, Maintenance, & Fitting

We repair, fit, adjust, advise, and help you maintain your outdoor gear and sporting goods

Pricing & Details

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If you aren't too waterlogged yet, come see our awesome selection of North Face rain jackets. With all the rain the forecasters are calling for, you'll be glad you did! ...

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La Sportiva Shoe demo Tonight At RiverRock Climbing gym in Roanoke from 6-9pm Need some new shoes? Try'em before you buy'em. See ya there. ...

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In observation of Labor Day, Back Country is having a can't miss storewide sale! Everything in the store will be 25% OFF (excluding Jackson Kayak which is now 15% off and GoPro remains at MSRP). We have been receiving loads of fall/winter inventory so this a great chance to get sweet deals on brand new gear. The sale will run until Tuesday the 8th at 6 p.m. Have a great weekend and we hope to see you soon! ...

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Back Country is committed to high-quality gear at the best possible prices.

If you are a student or member of a local outdoor club, law enforcement, military, fire, rescue… let us know and we’ll be glad to apply a discount when you shop with us!

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Blacksburg, Virginia

3710 South Main St.
Blacksburg, VA 24060
(540) 552-6400

3710 South Main Street

Blacksburg VA, 24060

(540) 552 -6400

Salem, Virginia

1931 Apperson Drive
Salem, VA 24153
Call us: (540) 389-8602

1931 Apperson Drive

Salem VA, 24153

(540) 389-8602