Over 50 years ago John and Sidney Maxwell founded a company
called The Ski Hut, in Wilton Center, as a way to share their
family's passion for skiing with the community. In 1983 their
son, Jack Maxwell changed our name to Outdoor Sports Center, and
moved us to 80 Danbury Road in Wilton. The name and location change
was part Jack's dream to share his enthusiasm and philosophy; to
help grow and nurture respect for the outdoors by using it as our
playground. Today, we are still 100% family owned, many of our
staff have been with us for 15 years or more, and we are proud to
have customers that can recall our "Ski Hut" heritage.
Our commitment remains to promote a friendly and knowledgeable
community, to provide only the best gear and service, and to always
promote awareness of outdoor resources through their use as a
Whether you carry a knife everywhere you go or use them to chop
vegetables for dinner, knives are an essential tool in all of our
lives. Almost all of us at Outdoor Sports Center carry one all day
every day. They prove themselves invaluable more often than you'd
expect, from opening boxes and letters to cutting the tags off the
new shirt you just bought. A good knife not only performs day after
day but is made with the quality and craftsmanship to last a
It's that time of year when Thule racks and Carriers go on sale
at 20% off from November 26th to December 13th. If you've been
waiting to outfit your vehicle with a rack, now is the best time.
You won't see Thule products at these great prices except for
during these rare sale periods.
Its getting dark before 6 o'clock now, making it extra
important to stay safe on the roads. In support of November being
National Running Safety month, we want to encourage you to wear
reflective gear when out at night. Reflective vests and lights help
increase your chance of being seen on the road, preventing
accidents from happening. Even if you're just walking your dog
after work, keep visibility high with these reflective vests for
you and your furry companion.
The time for family, turkey, and football has arrived. For many
of us, that means boarding a plane and flying halfway across the
country. A reliable and durable suitcase goes a long way in
ensuring smooth holiday travels. We all know packing is hard enough
as it is, so we have selected the most versatile bags from the best
brands to put your mind at ease.
The air is crisp; the foliage is in full swing, and Fall is here
to stay. Its the perfect time of year for a new vest. Vests are
great for beating the chill without the bulk. In the winter, they
are perfect for a warm and light midlayer for those chillier days.
We've picked out some of our favorite vests for Fall that are
versatile, stylish, and will keep you warm through out the
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