Gander Outdoors to open this spring in Niles

CEO Marcus Lemonis made the announcement Wednesday

Gander Mountain going out of business.

NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – Gander Outdoors and Camping World CEO Marcus Lemonis announced Wednesday that the Niles location of the former Gander Mountain is on the list of stores that will open this spring under the Gander Outdoor name.

Lemonis made the announcement in a video posted on Facebook and Twitter.

Lemonis said Gander Outdoors will focus on three distinct departments:

  • Legends Dept – hunting and firearms
  • Overton’s Dept – boating, fishing and marine
  • Erehwon Dept. – active sports and camping

Lemonis said most stores should be open by the end of May or the middle of June.

Gander Mountain in Niles closed its doors in August following a liquidation sale. 


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