News & Events

  • June Non-Profit: Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservatory

    Since 1974, over 75,000 acres of unique plant and animal habitat, clean water, farmland, scenic beauty, and places for people to enjoy outdo...
  • May Non-Profit: Asheville Ultimate Club (AUC)

    Asheville Ultimate Club fosters the sport of ultimate frisbee by providing opportunities to learn, play, and teach spirited ultimate in the greater...
  • VOTE For Us!

    It's that time of year again! Vote for us under "Outdoor Gear & Apparel Shop". We appreciate the continued support and love from our community...
  • March's Photo Contest Winner

    Congratulations to Ivana Roulhac for winning March's photos contest! We thought her photo captured the beginning of Spring perfectly! April's them...
  • Image 420 and Haywood Street Congregation - Helping to Stay Warm.

    Not all of the recycled merchandise at Second Gear winds up in someone else’s closet. Some items have reached their peak and can’t be resold.  Bu...
  • Second Gear Wins Best of Blue Ridge!

    We are more than excited to share with you that Second Gear has been named "Best Outdoor Shop of 2021" by Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine! Thank you t...
  • January Photo Contest Winner!

    We are pleased to announce January's photo contest winner, Matt Mechem! This photo was taken near Lover's Leap along the French Broad River. Matt w...
  • Come Learn About Making Greenways Happen with Friends of Connect Buncombe!

  • Learn Bow Drilling Sunday Jan. 24th!

    PIVOTPoint WNC will be in-store with us January 24th!
  • SG is moving to the River Arts District Spring 2021!!!

    Coming Spring 2021 we plan to relocate the business to 99 Riverside Drive, a 10,000-square foot building located in Asheville’s River Arts District!
  • 2G Profile Series: Meet Our Founder: Buffalo McMurry

    A look into the inspiration and founding of Second Gear: Buffalo McMurry
  • Meet Owner-Manager of Second Gear Chris Webster!

    When Second Gear owner-manager Chris Webster became a whitewater paddler and raft guide two decades ago his life transformed. As a kid and young ad...