Lowergear Outdoors is full-service backpacking and camping supply retailer located in Tempe Arizona, at 2155 E. University Drive, Tempe, AZ 85281, which is on the SW corner of University and the 101, just east of the Tempe campus of Arizona State.



We serve the local Scottsdale / Phoenix / Mesa / Tempe area along with the entire East Valley. We sell hiking shoes, camping supplies, backpacks, tents, sleeping bags and other outdoor goods and equipment including Hobie Kayaks from our retail store, or can ship any gear or supplies you need nationwide.

We carry quality low-cut and mid-cut hiking and backpacking shoes from Oboz, Treksta and other well-known brands, and are masters at finding the right show for your size and purpose.  We also offer several brands of great hiking socks, from Darn Tough, Fits and others.  Learn a lot about hiking shoes and socks with our detailed video:



We are lightweight backpacking gear evangelists and have lots of ultra-light gear on display in our store. Some of the many popular, high-quality brands we carry in our retail store include Granite Gear, Big Sky, Gregory, Sierra Designs, Kelty, ThermaRest, MSR and many others. We also represent several smaller, innovative brands that are well-known for cutting-edge developments in lightweight backpacking.

You will find a huge selection of used camping gear at our store, and we can rent anything you need for any backpacking or camping trip - we can even ship rental camping gear right to your destination! Our store hours are 9am - 6pm Monday thru Friday, 10am - 4pm on Saturdays and 12- 4 on Sunday. Check out our Facebook page for the latest news and deals.

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