• Vista Lights

Join us at Vista Lights!

vista lights at the backpacker columbia sc

Don't miss the 2014 Vista Lights celebration located in Columbia's downtown Vista! Be sure to stop by The Backpacker for good food, fun and shopping!

The party starts on November 20th.

  • Business hours extended to 8:30pm.
  • Come join us for Special Deals and Yummy Treats beginning at 5pm!!
  • Kick off your Holiday Shopping with Free Gift Wrapping!!
  • Pick up your packages later in the week...

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MAN-IT'S HOT OUT THERE!! We've got hats, cooling shirts and quick dry clothing from Columbia Sportswear and more t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Father's Day is this weekend! Come let us help YOU pick out something GREAT for Dad!! updates.backpackerqualitygear.com/t/r-E1E79F4245…
For FATHER's DAY!! Part water shoe, part hiker, ANY adventure that Dad has up his sleeve... the Newport sandal jump… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
New shipment of KAVU bags!!

Columbia, SC

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Columbia, SC 29201
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Mon - Fri: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sat: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Our Story

Started in 1973 by Malcolm and Lewis Jones, The Backpacker Quality Gear, Inc. became the first outfitter in South Carolina to bring high quality outdoor gear to South Carolina... continue reading