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Layering Guide

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Halloween is here, and that means that Winter is right around the corner. With the chill already in the air, we’d like to share our Layering Guide with you to help you and your family enjoy the outdoors longer while maintaining comfort, whether you’re trick or treating, hitting the slopes or just out on the town! 

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Happy 65th Birthday to Us!

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We’re celebrating 65 years of outfitting your adventures with a store-wide SALE! Since 1953, Ramsey Outdoor has supported the spirit of adventure and has been and continues to be dedicated to quality outdoor gear and customer service. Our story began in Ramsey, New Jersey on a 2 lane road in the “country” named Route 17. Our first store is still in the original location 65 years later! Over the years, Ramsey Outdoor Stores have gone through a transformation from part outdoor store, part hardware store to New Jersey’s most trusted outdoor experts. 

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Fall Salmon and Steelhead Fishing in the Great Lakes Tributaries

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Did you know that Fall isn’t just the season for leaf peeping and Pumpkin Pie, but it’s also a great time for Salmon and Steelhead fishing in the Great Lakes tributaries? Now through December, Salmon and Steelhead Season is in full swing and we’ve put together a list of must-haves to help you get out on the water and catch that record breaker! 

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How to Get Started Series: Fall Camping

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Just because the Summer is almost over, doesn’t mean your adventures have to be! Fall camping offers more than just a change of colors, it is also a great way to bond with friends and family and enjoy Nature. Never gone camping before? Don’t worry, we’ll get you started with the basic guide below! 

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The Top 5 Fall Foliage Road Trips in the Northeast

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As Summer draws to a close, many wait in anticipation of the brief, but beautiful time of year that brings the colors red, orange, and yellow to the trees. Fall Foliage Season is almost upon us and with the promise of beautiful colors and cooler air, it’s also a great time to explore the great outdoors! Here’s a list of our Top 5 Spots to view Fall Foliage, not in any specific order.

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THE Annual Sidewalk Sale

THE Annual Sidewalk Sale is upon us and if you are an in-store customer of ours, we know you have been waiting ALL YEAR for it!  What is THE Sidewalk Sale, you ask?  Annually, (always the Saturday after Labor Day...unless it rains), we have a HUGE sidewalk sale in our Ramsey location.  We have thousands of sale and clearance items in our parking lot.  It is mostly clothing and footwear, but we do have select items from EVERY department!  Find everything from winter jackets to flip-flops to kayaks ON SALE!  It is ONE DAY ONLY!  “Doors” open at 9am sharp and close at 4pm.  We accept cash and all major credit cards (cash purchases move a little more quickly because we have registers set up outside for your convenience).

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Preptember: National Preparedness Month

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September is National Preparedness Month or as one of our amazing brands, Goal Zero likes to call it, PrepTember.  Do you and your family know what to do and how to prepare for a Hurricane or Natural Disaster?  Goal Zero created the PrepTember Initiative to get people to pay attention and learn how to do just that, be prepared.  Goal Zero has responded to almost every recent natural disaster from Hurricane Sandy, typhoons in the Philippines, the earthquakes in Haiti and Nepal, and most recently Hurricane Maria. 

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Last Chance, End-of-Summer Road Trips

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Summer is ending, but it’s not officially over yet! Whether it’s for the day or the weekend, there’s still time to get in a last-minute road trip or two and make some more memories.  Plus, stock up on gear from Eagle Creek and Thule for your adventures from August 24 – September 3, 2018 and Save 20% Off. Here’s a list of our favorite end-of-Summer road trips, in no specific order.

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