Despite Recession, Outdoor Industry Resilient

· Sep. 1, 2010, 5:56 pm

For many in Colorado, Labor Day weekend marks the beginning of a shift from one recreation season to the next.  Summer activities like mountain biking and backpacking may be winding down, but stores that sell recreation equipment say sales continue to climb. While people have cut back their spending in many areas during the recession, sales of outdoor gear are doing better than most other retail goods.

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