Outfitters

Whether you are looking for a guided outdoor adventure, a local place to rent equipment, or want to purchase your own gear, the area around the Haw River Trail has multiple outfitters to meet your needs. With retailers abounding between Greensboro to the west and Durham to the east, there’s a lot to choose from. The following companies and local businesses are long-time friends of the Haw River Trail known for their expertise, quality equipment, and guided outdoor experiences for all skill levels.


Haw River Canoe & Kayak Company

Located in Saxapahaw. Joe Jacobs is a long-time advocate and friend of the HRT. His company offers guided paddle trips, rentals, classes, and summer camps.

Contact

Location: 6079 Swepsonville-Saxapahaw Rd.,
Graham, NC 27253
Phone: (336) 260-6465

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River Run Outfitters

Located in Burlington. Alamance County's Gary Gerringer has been floating the Haw for years and is another long-time friend of the HRT. River Run offers guided paddle trips and rentals.

Contact

Location: 193 Spoon Drive, Burlington, NC 27217
Phone: (336) 212-2697

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Three Rivers Outfitters

Located in Eden. Our neighbor and friend to the north, they venture to the uppermost sections of the Haw in Alamance County with guided trips and rentals.

Contact

Location: 413 Church St., Eden, NC 27289
Phone: (336) 627-6215 or (276) 340-3983

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Frog Hollow Outdoors

Located in Durham. Frog Hollow offers paddling instruction, guided trips, rentals, camping, and hiking adventures in a variety of locations.

Contact

Location: 614 Trent Dr., Durham, NC 27705
Phone: (919) 416-1200

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The Great Outdoor Provision Company

With locations throughout NC and VA, GOPC provides a variety of quality outdoor recreation gear. The Greensboro and Durham locations are long-time supporters of the HRT/MST.

Contact

Location: Eastgate Shopping Center, 1800 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: (919) 933-6148
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Location: Friendly Shopping Center, 3104 Northline Ave., Greensboro, NC 27408
Phone: (336) 851-1331

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REI

A nationally recognized chain, REI provides outdoor gear for both land and water recreation activities, including canoes and kayaks. The Greensboro and Durham locations are constant supporters of the HRT.

Contact

Location: 6911 Fayetteville Rd. #109, Durham, NC 27713
Phone: (919) 806-3442
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Location: Friendly Center, 3334 W. Friendly Ave. #140, Greensboro, NC 27408
Phone: (336) 323-3117

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