Hang Out With RootsRated This Summer

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The 2015 RR Road Tour will be a 5-month, 20,000-mile modern day odyssey across the United States. The goal will be to connect—or reconnect—with many of our local retail partners across the country by hosting a series of pint nights and grassroots meet-ups. With these meet-ups, we hope to trail run, hike, paddle, and climb in the most beautiful places everywhere we go. When we visit your town, we hope you'll join us for our pint nights and meet-ups, so that we can get together on a trail or at a local outdoor shop for good times and good laughs.

Save the date, and come hang with RootsRated this summer. Have a suggestion of a place we should visit? Tell us where to go. And as always, meet up with us to find ways to get involved or feel free to take us out on your favorite local adventure. We'll see you out there!


  • May 1st—Chattanooga, Rock/Creek

  • May 5th—Knoxville, River Sports

  • May 7th—Nashville, Cumberland Transit

  • May 14th—Birmingham, Mountain High

  • May 19th—Orlando, Travel Country

  • May 21st—Hilton Head, Outside Hilton Head

  • May 29th—Atlanta, High Country

  • June 6th—Asheville, Diamond Brand


  • June 9th—Loveland, Grassroots Outdoor Alliance Summer Summit

  • June 11th—Boulder, Neptune Mountaineering

  • June 16th—Aspen, Ute Mountaineer

  • June 18th—Colorado Springs, Mountain Chalet

  • June 23rd—Durango, Backcountry Experience

  • June 30th—Cortez, Kokopelli

  • July 2nd—Telluride, Jagged Edge

  • July 7th—Moab, Poison Spider


  • July 9th—Flagstaff, Peace Surplus

  • July 15th—San Diego, Adventure-16

  • July 17th—Los Angeles, Adventure-16

  • July 21st—San Francisco, Marmot

  • July 28th—Portland, Next Adventure

  • July 30th—Seattle, Outdoor Research

  • August 1st—Boise, Idaho Mountain Touring

  • August 4th—Salt Lake City, Summer Outdoor Retailer

Mountain / Midwest

  • August 11th—Jackson, Skinny Skis

  • August 13th—Cody, Sunlight Sports

  • August 21st—Minneapolis, Midwest Mountaineering

  • August 25th—Chicago, Uncle Dan's

  • August 28th—Cleveland, Appalachian Outfitters


  • September 3rd—Burlington, Outdoor Gear Exchange

  • September 10th—New Haven, Denali & Trailblazer

  • September 15th—New York City, Paragon Sports

  • September 17th—Philadelphia, Timberland

  • September 23rd—Washington DC, Hudson Trail

  • September 30th—Chattanooga, Rock/Creek

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