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Gander Mountain Frisco Project On Track


ST. PAUL, MN, October 30, 2015 --- Everyone looks forward to spring in North Texas, but if you love the outdoors, the spring of 2016 will provide an added treat. Gander Mountain, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing network of outdoor specialty stores, will be opening its latest Texas store, bringing outdoors enthusiasts in Frisco new opportunities to find great prices, the top selection and friendly service when shopping for the best in gear and apparel.

The newest Gander Mountain will be located in a new 60,100-square-foot store in the Eldorado Marketplace, near the northeast corner of Eldorado Parkway and Dallas North Tollway. It will be the 22nd Gander Mountain location in Texas, and the fifth in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.

“We appreciate the warm welcome we have received from the people in Frisco and look forward to the grand opening of our most recent Texas store in the spring,” said Eric Jacobsen, Gander Mountain’s Executive Vice President and Director of Real Estate. “The project is well underway and on track for a gala grand opening featuring celebrities and special events that the community will enjoy.”

Gander Mountain’s newest store will feature one of the largest selections of new and used firearms in Texas, together with the best selection of gear and accessories for hunting, fishing, camping, boating and archery. The store will offer an extensive selection of men’s and women’s active performance outdoor and casual apparel featuring exciting brands like Under Armour, The North Face, GSX, Columbia, Carhartt, Guide Series and Kühl, and a wide variety of men’s and women’s active footwear featuring brands like Asics, Merrell, Rocky, Reebok, Reef, Keen, Irish Setter, Teva, New Balance, Patagonia, Timberland, LaCrosse, Itasca, Saucony and Salomon.

Customers will enjoy easy access to Gander Mountain’s unmatched selection of new and used firearms around the country, whether the firearms are located at other stores, in central distribution facilities or on Gander Mountain’s market-leading online store. Customers have access to all of Gander Mountain’s firearms, equipment, merchandise, apparel and footwear by using simple online order kiosks with easy delivery and pick-up at their favorite Gander Mountain store.

Gander Mountain also features the outdoor retail industry’s first system-wide free Online Order Pick Up system, enabling customers to purchase products on-line and pick them up in-store the same day.

Additional details on special events, activities and promotions that will be a part of the new store grand opening celebration will be available at

Those interested in careers with Gander Mountain can explore current opportunities and submit an application on-line at

About Gander Mountain Company

Gander Mountain Company headquartered in St. Paul, MN, is the nation’s largest and fastest-growing retail network of outdoor specialty stores for hunting, fishing, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle products and services. Since 1960, Gander Mountain has offered the best selection of outdoor equipment, technical apparel, active casual wear, and footwear featuring national, regional and specialty brands at competitive prices. Focused on a “We Live Outdoors®” culture, Gander Mountain dedicates itself to creating outdoor memories. Gander Mountain has launched a national campaign encouraging responsible firearms ownership – take the Responsibility Pledge at and use the hashtag #responsibilitypledge in social media to raise awareness. Gander Mountain has 161 conveniently-located outdoor lifestyle stores in 27 states. For the nearest store location call 800-282-5993 or visit Gander Mountain is also the parent company Overton’s (, a leading catalog and Internet based retailer of products for boating and other water sports enthusiasts.