Climb every mountain and wade through every sea. We’re just making sure that you’re well-equipped to handle your wanderlust.

Outdoor Travel Gear

An online store that also has branches in Bombay, Thane and Goa, they have climbing, camping, cycling equipment as well as motor-biking gear, knives and travel tools. They have quite a number of deals going on usually, so keep checking from time to time.

Where: Shop here. 

Contact: +91 8080290520

Check out their website here.

Follow their Facebook page here.

Columbia Sportswear

ColumbiaThey have a bunch of climbing and backpacking equipment, {all slightly high-end}. Though we’d pick any of the stores on this list for equipment, Columbia is great for sportswear and all other kinds of bright, waterproof clothes. They do pants, jackets, shoes, rainwear, windbreakers, T-shirts, hoodies, mittens, sweatshirts and more. They also do base layer tops and bottoms.

Where: Shop online or find a store here

Price: On request

Timings: 11am – 10pm

Contact: 011 40570558, 011 24648865, 011 24100327

Check out their website here. Follow their Facebook page here.

Adventure 18

ADV 18
We love that they cater to all budgets. They stock military and tactical equipment as well as water sports, snow sports and riding gear. If you’re looking for some fun, bright hiking pants and other clothing, Adventure 18 will get you some of those too. Check out their books, maps, electronics, hiking gear and climbing gear here.

Where: 16, Satya Niketan, Benito Juarez Marg, Opposite Venkateswara College

Nearest metro station: AIIMS

Price: On request

Timings: 11am – 7.30pm

Contact: 011 3297 0400, 011 26878888, 011 26878890, +91 9643317181

Check out their website here. Follow their Facebook page here.

Adventure Point

adventure pointGet geared up for your adventure at this store, which stocks everything from mini-lanterns, snow goggles and pop-up tents to canvas hammocks, backpacks, snorkelling equipment and watches. If you’re in severe need of a sleeping bag or a kayak then Adventure Point is the place to go.

Where: Shop No.6, Opp. Venkateshwara College, Satya Niketan, South Moti Bagh

Nearest metro station: AIIMS

Price: On request

Timings: 11am – 8pm

Contact: 011 26384058

Check out their website here.

Decathlon

DecathlonIf we had one word to describe this French brand, we’d pick ‘budget’, or ‘sprawling’, or ‘extensive’. But honestly, we fall in love a little bit more every time we visit this expansive store full of adventure equipment. If you’ve heard of Quechua, then it’s time you knew that this is Decathlon’s hiking sub-brand. They have brands that cater to your swimming, running, fitness, football, golf, horse riding and every other sporty need.

Think of it as a Hamley’s for sporting goods.

Where: Find a store here. 

Price: On request

Timings: 9am – 9pm

Contact: +91 9643818135, +91 8884181700, +91 9873289635

Check out their website here. Follow their Facebook page here.

Wildcraft

WildcraftEquipping travellers and adventure seekers with the right kind of kits, Wildcraft is a good pick for backpacks and jackets. We go to them because their products that are sturdy and last a lifetime. They have apparel made of breathable materials, ergonomically designed rucksacks and waterproof footwear, making exploration much easier for those interested. Their duffle bags and rainwear are also pretty fancy schmancy.

Where: Find stores here.

Price: On request

Timings: 11am – 10pm

Contact: 011 47074152,, 011 46587990, +91 8744009433

Check out their website here.

Zanskar Outdoor Equipment

ZanskarCaps, hats, saddlery, tents, life jackets and camping stuff are all available here. They keep nylon, luxury, Swiss cottage and hanging tents, as well as a bunch of other kinds of outdoor sturdy equipment.

Where: 20, DSIDC, Shed Scheme-III, Okhla Industrial Area, Phase-II

Nearest metro station: Okhla

Timings: 11am – 10pm

Contact: 011 22627453, 41611516, +91 9811676556

Check out their website here. Follow their Facebook page here. 

Carabin Adventure

Carabin AdvAlpine, dome, Swiss cottage and kiosk tents notwithstanding, Carabin Adventure also has ropes, slings, storm clothing and high-altitude sleeping bags. If you’re looking for a one-stop shop for camping, this is the number to call.

Where: Plot No. 35, Udyog Vihar, Phase IV, Gurgaon

Nearest metro station: Udyog Vihar

Timings: 11am – 10pm

Contact: +91 9873780333, +91 9810002676

Check out their website here. Follow their Facebook page here.

Featured image courtesy: Outdoor Journal