News & Events

  • Curbside Consignment Now Available!

    We are now offering Curbside Consignment and accepting limited items by appointment only. Social distancing protocol will be followed and gear will...
  • Vote for Second Gear as Best Outdoor Gear Shop!

    Hi friends, Please consider voting for Second Gear as “Best Outdoor Gear Shop” in the Mountain Xpress Best of WNC contest! Voting is free and ava...
  • Running Rabbit Art Merch Giveaway!

    Our friends at Running Rabbit Art have graciously donated some of their incredible merch for us to give away to our first online shoppers! They've...
  • FAQ - Online Sales during our Store Shutdown

    Store Shutdown Online Sales FAQ Our retail location has been closed since March 17th. We will remain closed through at least April 30th in accord...
  • Get to Know Cara Mae!

    Dry hands run in Cara Steinbuchel’s family. Her granddad was a mechanic and her mom a nurse. Cara’s a potter. “We always needed a good lotion in t...
  • Guide to Getting Outdoors During the COVID-19 Outbreak

    It’s the first day of Spring in the U.S. (and a beautifully warm day here in Asheville) but that has been majorly overshadowed by the Coronavirus ...
  • Temporary Closure to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

    Dear Second Gear Customers and Consignors, After careful consideration, due to concerns surrounding COVID-19 Second Gear has decided to close tem...
  • An Update on COVID-19

    Attention Second Gear Consignors & Customers,   Obviously many of you have heard the recent news about the COVID-19 virus. While there are cur...
  • Making Greenways Happen Event with Connect Buncombe

    Visit Second Gear on Saturday, March 21st from 11 am to 2 pm to learn more about Connect Buncombe and their work to support our local system of co...
  • Winter Clearance Sale now 70% Off!

    Starting Friday February 28th we're increasing our Winter Clearance sale from 50% to 70% off! We've still got some gems in here so come on in and ...
  • Get to Know David Bowers and his "Useful Art"

    The rustic wood framed compasses and pens on display at Second Gear are what David Bowers calls “useful art”. The pieces are made one-by-one in hi...
  • Winter Clearance Sale!

    Starting this Friday, February 14th all of our Winter inventory is 50% OFF! This includes all Winter-related Mens, Womens, & Kids clothing &am...