The Mountain Shop offers the best camping, climbing, hiking, and skiing equipment available, and makes it easy for customers to enjoy their time in the outdoors. We offer full rental packages, high-end demos, quality equipment repair, and the very best knowledge for custom fitting you to the right equipment, the first time. Learn More »

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Stories Beyond Basecamp- Adventures in Bikepacking: An Evening with Brian Donnelly

Aug 29, 2017

Bikepacking is a combination of biking and minimalist camping. It’s about human powered freedom, making adventure and journeying to places less traveled on single track, gravel, and quiet country roads. Brian will cover the following topics in his presentation: What is bikepacking? (Opposed to bike touring, etc.) Why it’s cool (For Brian, it’s getting out and seeing things from a different perspective and also a way to get to places to run, hike, paddle, etc)  Bikepacking resources and trip planning (Brian will share some of his adventure stories and provide useful resources for you to tap into while planning your... Read More »

Upcoming Events

  1. Stories Beyond Basecamp- Adventures in Bikepacking: An Evening with Brian Donnelly

    August 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Altra Group Run

    August 30 @ 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. Smith Rock Craggin’ Classic!

    September 15 @ 8:00 am - September 17 @ 8:00 pm

From The Blog

AAC Smith Rock Craggin’ Classic 2017- Registration Open!

Ah, homecomings. Is there anything more sweet? The American Alpine Club, CAMP USA, and Redpoint Climbers Supply are proud to announce the return of the Craggin’ Classic Series to Smith Rock!  Back in Oregon at historic Smith Rock State Park this September 15th to 17th, the 2017 event will feature films, slideshows, clinics, parties, community and local stewardship and conservation projects all in celebration of the Pacific Northwest’s climbing and climbers! Special guests include Tommy Caldwell, Jeremy Collins, and many more! For more info and to register, go to

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July is Trail Running Month!

The Mountain Shop is dubbing July as “Trail Running Month!” Each week our staff will lead group runs from the store, along with our featured trail footwear brands present to demo amazing products! Join us for the run, and stick around for refreshing beverages provided by Base Camp, snacks, Trail Butter, swag, and great raffle prizes! Checkout our facebook page to learn more. 

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We’re Hiring!

Mountain Shop is looking for talented people to join our team. We specialize in providing cutting edge gear and exceptional service to Portland’s community of outdoor adventurers and athletes. Our employees are enthusiastic and knowledgeable outdoor gear-heads who are committed to outfitting our customers and helping them get out and get after it. The ideal candidate should have a high level of expertise in one or more of the following activities: Backpacking Climbing Mountain biking Mountaineering Skiing (especially Alpine Touring, Nordic, Ski Mountaineering, and/or Splitboarding) Trail running   In addition, professional experience in one of the following areas is a… Read More »

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Meet Our Team

Tara Fritz
A transplant to the northwest but no stranger to the outdoors, Tara enjoys helping others at the Mountain Shop. Passionate about all things outdoors, she pursues multiple outdoor sports for strong, general, all around physical fitness. Whether it be trail running, skiing, hiking, paddle boarding, crossfit, bicycling, or her new found love of rock climbing, her energy level and drive will help get you fired up. Stop by and see her, especially if you need fitted for running shoes or your skis need a fresh coat of wax.


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