​​November 26th- Small business Saturday returns! Please come out and support small businesses downtown Spartanburg!  

11/17 - Camp Cooking Class @ 6pm. We will cook a mini Thanksgiving feast, backcountry style. Join us to learn about the many options available for meals while hiking and camping. 

11/29 - Spartanburg's Dickens of a Christmas from 6-9pm. We will have extended hours, Spartanburg Swing will be performing at the shop followed by live Bluegrass music!

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11/19 - Meet up hike @ 10am. We will be hiking Stone Mountain trail in DuPont State Forest. Please sign up in the shop or shoot us an email at info@thelocalhiker.com

11/26 - Trunk show with Jessica from Mystic Souls! If you need a unique gift idea for that outdoor enthusiast in your life, swing on by and check out her line of products here.

11/25 - We will be hosting the authors of Wild South Carolina for a book signing at the shop!

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Thanks and we look forward to seeing you soon! 

Check out the links below to see two awesome videos
Ridge Runner Media did for us. Clicking our logo will take you to a video that's all about our store. The one year later picture will take you to a video that highlights each of the three businesses from Spartanburg's 2013 Main Street Challenge!

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Established in October of 2013, The Local Hiker is a locally owned business on the east end of Main Street in downtown Spartanburg, South Carolina. Our purpose here in the upstate is to educate, encourage and equip those looking to get in the outdoors.  We want to ensure everyone has a great experience whether they're hiking, biking, climbing, camping or even surfing and the appropriate equipment is step one.  We have it all from sunscreen to sleeping bags and everything in between. Paired with a knowledgeable and friendly staff that will provide the proper guidance, you can rest assured your business is safe here at The Local Hiker.


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