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313 N. Madison Street,

Rockford, IL


(815) 636-9066


We will facilitate your outdoor recreational activity by providing the WHAT-HOW-WHERE…..WHAT is needed to do the activity, HOW to do the activity, and WHERE you can do it, all in a socially engaging setting. We carry top rated equipment, sold by knowledgeable staff that uses the equipment we sell themselves in their own pursuit of outdoor recreation. We have experienced instructors that love to share their passion for the outdoors, and trip guides that know our waterways and trails like the back of their hand. We are located near an abundance of recreational assets waiting to be discovered by you.

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Want to help us help you better? Please take a few minutes to complete the survey below about our trips and in store events for a chance to win a $25 gift card. Multiple winners will be selected.At the end of the day, we are operating YOUR outdoor recreation store and want to hear from you! :) Thank you for the time and consideration.#GearUpHeadOut #Community #GetOutsidehttps://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZDZSZ8M

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Need a couple movie ideas? Do you have a favorite on the list? I have not thought about "The Great Outdoors" for a LONG time. Hysterical and definitely going to get some screen time at my house. Pretty sure it is appropriate for kids......I'll have the remote next to me just in case! :) Make sure to get some outdoors time!https://bit.ly/2QIIBNI

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

We all want to get out on the water. Next best thing we have is to talk about it, maybe learn a thing or two so we can better enjoy our time. Check out our friends at Paddle N' Fin Podcast Monday at 7:30 as they chat with the newest NuCanoe Pro Staff and Rocktown Kayak Fishing Team member @austinmitchell about Fly Fishing for Musky from his Frontier 12. You can find the podcast on any of the below platforms.Anchor- https://anchor.fm/paddle-n-finApple- https://itunes.apple.com/…/podcast/paddle-n-fin/id1403436270Spotify- https://open.spotify.com/show/02Yjg2GfjecTzu0NbTV1HDGoogle- https://www.google.com/podcasts…Breaker- https://www.breaker.audio/paddle-n-finCastbox- https://castbox.fm/channel/id1327864Overcast- https://overcast.fm/itunes1403436270/paddle-n-finPocketCasts- https://pca.st/wEJNRadio Public- https://play.radiopublic.com/paddle-n-fin-8jBrYp

Monday, March 23, 2020

People a lot smarter than I am agree. But #KeepYourDistance! Went for a walk at Blackhawk yesterday and it was great to get out. Gates are locked but you CAN walk the trails. Just need to park on Mulford or in front of the gates. Even if it is just a walk around your block, #GetOutside!https://www.chicagotribune.com/opinion/commentary/ct-opinion-coronavirus-anxiety-outdoors-walks-20200320-ehpmdqwu75eqbicrs4mvtazyce-story.html

Monday, March 23, 2020

outdoor recreation, we are a non-essential business. As a result our brick and mortar location will be closing (hopefully only until April 7!). We have a few customers coming by to pick up kayaks so we will be open until 2:00 today.If you have any questions or want to talk about kayaks or other gear and apparel we will be available by phone or email (info@rocktownadventures.com) and happy to answer any and all questions you have. We can do a Facetime call for a virtual walk through of the store if interested. And we also have our online store at store.rocktownadventures.com.We look forward to more experiences like the below when we come out of this. Make sure to get outside! Be Safe. Be Well. We will see you on the other side! Thank you to all of those in essential positions that are helping us navigate these uncertain times.#GearUpHeadOut

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Happy St. Patty's Day. While it will not be as festive as St. Patty's Day gone by, such as below, we hope you are able to bring out the Irish in you just the same!We are operating business as usual. Store hours have not changed. If there is a change we will post on our page. We are taking precautions by cleaning touch areas frequently and we have hand sanitizer available when you come in if you wish. Be well. Be safe. Enjoy responsibly!#EveryoneIrishToday

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

We are taking extra precautions to keep a clean environment. Save on everything you need for a great time on the water! Two days left in our Pre-Season Sale. Open until 6 today and 5 tomorrow. For the deets please visit http://bit.ly/3csr4lR.#GearUpHeadOut #ShopLocal #PaddlesportSale #PaddlingSeason

Saturday, March 14, 2020

Between life events lately and just simply the fact it's been a long time, a lot of people are looking to Head Out on the water soon. (Especially you anglers out there! Looking forward to my fist cast of the season!) Make sure you come back safely. Wear proper waterproof gear, dress for water temp, and wear your PFD. For waterproof gear, we have samples of the NRS Explorer Suit in L and XXL available. Exceptional breathability and abrasion resistant. Take advantage of our #PreSeasonPaddleSale going on thru this weekend to try it on, order one, and save!#GearUpHeadOut #FishingFriday #PaddleSuit

Saturday, March 14, 2020

Due to unforeseen circumstances we are a little late publishing our overnight trips for this year. We will have them on the calendar by the end of the week. First one up is a Backpacking Trip to Hoosier National Forest May 1 -3. Couple overnight kayak trips are on the docket as well!#GearUpHeadOut #GetOutside #KayakCamping #Backpacking

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Come see the new Fusion seat for yourself and learn how Nucanoe Kayaks can help you #UnlimitYourself!#GearUpHeadOut #KayakFishing #GetOutside #OffTheShore

Saturday, March 7, 2020