As you explore the beauty of Alaska it’s good to be prepared for everything you’ll encounter, from chilly, rainy weather, to bears and wildlife, to the ever-present mosquitoes.
The oldest retail store on 6th Avenue is a tourist favorite offering “Everything for your Alaskan Adventure!” Fishing gear or winter rentals, plus the Outlet Upstairs for inexpensive items and a great outdoor store staff by Alaskans sincerely interested in you having your best trip!
The Downtown Anchorage Outfitter Since 1986
Located on Town Square in the heart of downtown, 6th Avenue Outfitters is all about Alaska-worthy clothing and gear. Functional gear that will keep you warm, dry, comfortable, and safe. Everything and anything you need to camp, hike, fish, and explore.
Everyone loves a deal! 6th Avenue Outfitters has the only outdoor Outlet in Anchorage - The Outlet Upstairs, filled with deals on outerwear, footwear, and more.
Ask an Alaskan
But it’s more than gear. It’s knowledge too. The staff at 6th Avenue Outfitters is happy to share their love of Alaska with you. They know Alaska and love getting outside. They’ll share first-hand tips on which gear will work best for you, insider knowledge about the best places to cycle, hike, fish and camp, and their favorite places to go and things to do.
Bears and Bugs
If you are heading out in Alaska you need to be thinking about all creatures great and small, from bears to mosquitoes. Bear safety and preparedness is a real thing in Alaska, and the staff is happy to show you how to use bear spray and travel safely in bear country. And with head nets and bug repellants, they can help you keep the little pests away too.
Fishing Rentals & Gear
There’s a great salmon run all summer at Ship Creek in downtown Anchorage. Pick up your fishing license, rent or buy fishing gear, and try your luck at catching a salmon in Alaska’s only urban fishery!
Whether you need gear, rainwear, layers, footwear, hats or gloves - and everything in between – you’ll find the outerwear and gear Alaskans know and trust. Brands like Xtratuf, Helly-Hansen, Grundens, Marmot, Smart Wool, Muck, Coleman, Kamik, Hydroflask & more. And 6th Avenue Outfitters is Alaska’s largest Kuhl dealer—timelessly stylish, adventure-ready outerwear for men and women.