Fall is in the air at Saluda Outfitters! We have new fall shipments of innovative mountain clothing by KÜHL for men and women. The first fall shipment of ELAN has arrived–a favorite brand of our local ladies and perfect for travel, being out and about or lounging at home.

We have new styles and colors of Saluda Outfitters and Green River Eddy’s Tap Room tees, hats, hoodies, sweatshirts and more! Don’t forget our Saluda, North Carolina Wild Child Hoodies for the kids! It is the perfect time to purchase a hoodie to send your little bear back to school on those cool fall mornings.

Be sure to visit our seasonal camping shop now located on the first floor of the store for your convenience! You can get all of your fall camping needs and supplies, including new camp and backpack games at Saluda Outfitters.

Plus, we have name brand summer and winter apparel at 30% off and last chance summer tees for only $7. Hurry in as these will go quickly.

Green River Eddy’s Tap Room continues to feature 14 taps of various local craft beers. And don’t forget Eddy’s also serves wine. Our Big Hungry Food Truck has taken off, serving up dishes like the Big Hungry Burger, the Lil Bradley Burger, and homemade vegetarian chili for those who prefer not to eat meat. Come by and try our pulled pork taco or American hotdog. The truck is open Thursday evening and for lunch and dinner Saturday and Sunday.

Our live music venue continues to host different musical entertainers from around the area each Saturday from 5-8 p.m. on our expansive deck. Join us Sept. 22 for a tap takeover with Boojum Brewing Company from Waynesville, N.C.

Don’t forget you can find all your adventure recreation needs at this one destination location. Saluda Outfitters is a Giant bicycle dealer and now has e-bikes and a variety of other bicycles for sale or rent. Check out our fully equipped bike shop run by a certified technician.

We welcome visitors to the FEI World Equestrian Games to visit our historic town and learn more about our beautiful mountains.

Saluda Outfitters is located at 435 Main St., just one mile off I-26 at Exit 59 and Ozone Road (turn up the hill on Shand Street). There is also additional parking across the street.  Call (828) 848-4060 for updates. Come In! Gear Up! Get Outside!

Live Music at Saluda Outfitters

Saturdays, 5-8 p.m., on the outdoor deck or from inside Green River Eddy’s Tap Room with special events as scheduled. The Big Hungry food truck will be operating to provide food. We welcome visitors from the FEI World Equestrian Games in Tryon to come by for some great music, food, drink and just plain mountain fun!

Sept. 1, 5-8pm | The Andrew Thelston Duo consists of Andy and Mandy– singer-guitarist Andrew Thelston and percussionist Amanda Gardner. They combine their love of rock ’n’ roll, driving rhythms and soaring vocals into the acoustic duo. Andy & Mandy bring high-energy fun to every performance. For more information, visit www.andrewthelston.com.

 Sept. 8, 5-8pm I The Basement Bunch, a group from Tryon, N.C., offers substantial rock and roll. Featuring Jim Peterman (formerly of the Steve Miller Band) on keyboards and an upbeat tune selection, this band will perfectly compliment a cool evening on our deck with a burger in your belly and an ice-cold beer.  https://www.facebook.com/BasementBunchTryon/

Sept. 15, 5-8pm | Mark ‘n Brian, is a musical duo from Spartanburg, S.C. Mark Cantrell and Brian Lewis compose this top-ranked cover band. Cantrell plays with the Rock-A-Fellers and Lewis the Blind Manifest.  https://www.facebook.com/MarkNBrian

Sept. 22, 5-8pm | Michael Cash, a Spartanburg, SC, resident, is a singer, songwriter, and accomplished fingerstyle guitarist who has written and performed many of his own songs including “Watch Her as She Sleeps,” a song he wrote that earned top 10 position on the Billboard Charts in 1991 and won his brother first round of competition on “Star Search.” A staff guitarist at the Biltmore House, several of his songs were used in the soundtrack for the 2006 TV movie, “The Teachings of Jon.” https://www.gigsalad.com/michael_cash_spartanburg

**JOIN US FROM 4-9 PM ON SEPT. 22 FOR A TAP TAKEOVER WITH BOOJUM BREWING COMPANY, WAYNESVILLE’S AWARD WINNING BREWERY!

Sept. 29, 5-8 pm | Second Souls, is known for its gritty originals, eclectic covers, rhythms and grooves! Consisting of a group of rotating musical talents from the local area, including some Saluda residents, you will definitely “get your mojo workin’” with this group.

Oct. 6, 5-8 p.m. | Second Souls, This local band will make a return visit to the deck as we kick off the October harvest season with some lively music and fun. 

SALUDA OUTFITTERS is located at 435 Main St. (turn on Shand Street). Call  (828) 848-4060.

Join us at Saluda Outfitter’s tap room, Green River Eddy’s, for live music on the deck each Saturday from 5-8 p.m.

AUGUST 4 – Izzi Hughes, 5-8 p.m. is a talented youngster from Hendersonville who writes and performs her music to “inspire” her generation and others. Talented on guitar and piano, she writes, performs and records her own music. The Big Hungry will be operating to provide food.

AUGUST 11 – The Basement Bunch, 5-8 p.m. is a group of Tryon musicians. The eight-piece band plays “substantial rock’n’roll” that includes classic rock from the 50s, 60s and 70s, plus a few surprises thrown in. Bring your dancing shoes. The Big Hungry will be operating to provide food.

AUGUST 18 – Pistol Hill, 5-8 p.m., a Western NC country musician has been on the Hillbillies and Guitars Tour through June. His single, “Different You” is out and can be downloaded on iTunes, Spotify, etc. Pistol Hill received the Don Gibson Singer Songwriter Award in 2012 and is winner of the Hickory October-Fest Songwriter Showcase. The Big Hungry will be operating to provide food.

AUGUST 25 –Darby Wilcox, 5-8 p.m., is a Greenville, SC, resident, singer/songwriter/guitarist. She will bring her Indi-folk rock, soul sound to the stage while those attending can enjoy a Highland Brewing Tap Takeover. The Big Hungry will be operating to provide food.

July 6 | Mark ‘n Brian, a musical duo from Spartanburg, will make a special appearance Friday, 6 to 9 p.m. to kick off the Coon Dog Day weekend celebration. Mark Cantrell and Brian Lewis compose a top ranked cover band. The Big Hungry will also be operating to provide food. Join us at 435 Main St., Saluda, NC for fun on the deck or inside the taproom. The outfitter is also open with all your outdoor clothing and gear needs.

Saturdays, 5-8 p.m., on the outdoor deck or from inside Green River Eddy’s Tap Room with special events scheduled as listed. (See July 6 and 21).

July 6 | Mark ‘n Brian, a musical duo from Spartanburg, will make a special appearance Friday, 6 to 9 p.m. to kick off the Coon Dog Day weekend celebration. Mark Cantrell and Brian Lewis compose a top ranked cover band. The Big Hungry will also be operating to provide food.

July 7 | Eric Congdon is an Asheville region musician playing sounds from Appalachia to Arabia. His interpretations of classic songs played on his Irish Bouzouki thrill audiences. His new CD is Into the Woods. The Big Hungry will be operating to provide food.

July 14 | Second Souls, a local 5-piece band that will help you get your “mojo” on, will play from 5-8 p.m. The Big Hungry will be operating to provide food.

July 21 | Second Souls will again play, 5-9 p.m. Join us for a Terrapin Brewing Co., Tap Takeover from 4-9 p.m. The brewery out of Athens, Ga., offers incredible beers such as Hopsecutioner, Moo-Tella Milk Stout and their famous Wake-N-Bake. The Big Hungry will be operating to provide food.

August 4- Izzi Hughes is a talented youngster from Hendersonville who writes and performs her music to “inspire” her generation and others. Talented on guitar and piano, she writes, performs and records her own music. The Big Hungry will be operating to provide food.

Workshops, bike rentals, live music, great food and an active tap room are keeping Saluda Outfitters hopping during July as we encourage patrons to come in, gear up and get outside for some summer fun.

Green River Eddy’s Tap Room: The taproom continues to offer a variety of craft beers and wine, selecting some favorites from breweries around Western North Carolina and Upstate South Carolina primarily. We now have Green River Eddy’s beer glasses on sale for $8 and logo T-shirts for $24.95, as well as stickers for both the Outfitter and the taproom. There are also some growlers available now so you can take home your favorite beers. In addition to the usual Saturday 5-8 p.m. live music on the deck, special events this month are scheduled for 6-9 p.m., Friday, July 6, with the duo Mark ‘n Brian helping to kick off Coon Dog Day weekend with some great music and a 4-9 p.m., July 21 Terrapin Brewing Co. Tap Takeover.

The Big Hungry: Now with a fully functioning commercial kitchen and grill, the Outfitter is able to offer a select menu from The Big Hungry food truck. Our staple is our 8-ounce Angus burger cooked to order with fresh cut fries. We are featuring some vegan and vegetarian selections and our pulled pork tacos have become a favorite as well. Food is served 4-8 p.m. Friday, 12-8 p.m. Saturday and 1-8 p.m. Sunday. (Check our Facebook page www.Facebook.com/saludaoutfittersnc for updates on hours and menu items.)

Bike Shop: If you have ever wanted to learn about basic bicycle suspension service and setup, now is your chance. Saluda Outfitters Bike Shop will host a Suspension Service Clinic on Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29. For specific hours and to register, email Bike Shop Manager Jon Tumas at bikes@saludaoutfitters.com.

The bike shop is in full operation for service and repairs including an in-house suspension service center. It is open daily for sales and a certified technician is in house 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday.

The outfitter is a Giant bicycle dealer and has some great bikes for sale. We are now also offering electric bike rentals for street and trail, along with various other types of bikes for rent.

There is always someone available to assist you during store hours seven days a week. Feel free to call the store at 828-848-4060 at any time if you need further bike shop information or assistance.

Retail: New Marmot outdoor apparel for hiking, biking, camping and just comfort day wear has arrived recently as well as a refill of and new styles of Olukai footwear for men and women.

Don’t forget you can find all your adventure recreation needs at this one destination location. H2o Dreams’ certified whitewater instructors are in-house ready to help you with your river adventures, too.

Saluda Outfitters is located at 435 Main St., just one mile off I-26 at Exit 59 and Ozone Road. Call (828) 848-4060 for updates. Come In! Gear Up! Get Outside!

Green River Eddy’s Tap Room at Saluda Outfitters offers an adventure sports bar atmosphere, craft beers on tap and wine with live music on an expansive newly constructed deck overlooking Main Street and Ozone Road.

Named for the popular and nearby Green River and its eddies that attract whitewater adventurers from far and wide, the cozy log cabin adventure retail store was renovated in spring 2018 to include the tap room. The inside of Green River Eddy’s features a winding bar made from locally sourced hickory and hand-shaped copper that leads to the outdoor deck. There you will find additional seating under umbrellas on warmer days and near warm fire pits for those cool summer evenings.

The tap room and deck feature many unique touches, including woodcarvings by local chainsaw artist Ted Travers who also created a 450 pound, 5-foot-6-inch American Eagle carving. The Eagle overlooks entry onto Saluda’s Main Street from I-26 and Ozone Road.

The bar currently sports 14 taps with a selection of more than 30 craft beers in cans and bottles from the Asheville, Charlotte and Greenville area, as well as your favorite domestic beers and a wine selection.

Green River Eddy’s t-shirts, bearing the unique logo designed by graphic artist Chris Wing of H2o Dreams, are available for sale. The logo is also featured on the back of custom-made barstools designed and crafted by the Artful Pallet of Asheville, N.C.

A new commercial kitchen and grill at the outfitter allows patrons to choose from a select menu that includes made-to-order 8-ounce Angus burgers, fresh-cut fries, and a variety of vegan and vegetarian items. The menu may vary to include other items during the summer tourism influx, which could also call for expanded kitchen hours.

The newest entertainment venue in this small historic town, you have to visit to appreciate its uniqueness. Free live music provided by area bands and musicians is scheduled Saturdays from 5-8 p.m. at this kid and pet friendly location with additional music dates anticipated throughout the summer months.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday – Thursday; 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday – Saturday

Location: 435 Main St., Saluda, NC 28773

Phone: 828-848-4060


Opened in April 2017, Saluda Outfitters is an outdoor adventure, specialty retail store carrying top-quality apparel brands and a full line of adventure gear for camping, kayaking, fly-fishing, hiking, biking and other outdoor activities. Locally owned and operated, the store is located at 435 Main St., just one mile off I-26 at Exit 59 and is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Saluda Outfitters, now featuring Green River Eddy’s Tap Room, a full service bicycle shop and a commercial kitchen for food service, is more than just a retail store; it’s a destination.