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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 Details

Mon-Sat: 10 AM – 6 PM
Sun: Closed

(540) 552-6400

(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 stores – get fitted, make your payment, and you’re all set!

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Repairs, Maintenance, & Fitting

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

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Open House Kayak, and SUP demo

May 7, 2016, 12:00pm - May 7, 2016, 3:00pm

Come on out May 7th to test different kayaks, paddleboards, and to tour the beautiful Lock Haven Lake club. Back Country Ski and Sport will be on site from 12-4 with over 20 different kayaks and paddleboards to demo. While your there,take a second to walk around one of Roanoke's best keep secrets. Lock Haven Lake Club has a spring fed lake for swimming, canoeing,kayaking, fishing,and much more. The demo will be held on the beach front from 12-4pm. Any questions about the demo please call Back Country Ski & Sport Inc @ (540) 389-8602. Questions about the open house- call Lock Haven Lake Club (540) 366-1174.

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Get outside and climb before it gets to hot! Come check out our selection of climbing gear, with beginners package starting at $185.85. River Rock Climbing gym members receive a 10% discount.

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

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

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Blacksburg, Virginia

Blacksburg BCSki

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

3710 South Main Street

Blacksburg VA, 24060

(540) 552 -6400

Salem, Virginia

Salem BCSki

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

1931 Apperson Drive

Salem VA, 24153

(540) 389-8602