Retail Store Hours:

Store Hours: Monday-Friday 10am-7pm / Saturday 10am-5:30pm / Sunday 12pm-5pm


We started Active Endeavors in 1985 to bring the mountain influence to Iowa. We continue to search for new and exciting outdoor products along with contemporary lifestyle lines, to make Active Endeavors the destination for all your shopping needs!

We are proud to be Iowa City's premier outdoor store. We carry only the best equipment from manufacturers we trust. But more importantly we have enlisted an outstanding, friendly and qualified staff. We truly believe our people make the difference. Come by and see why.

Free UPS Ground or Standard USPS shipping on all orders over $50! Please see "about us" page for other shipping options and charges.

***PLEASE NOTE***All orders must be received by 1:00pm CST to be shipped same business day. Otherwise, they will be shipped the following business day.

Any questions, just give us a call at (319)337-9444



Are you part of our Adventure Club? Check out the Adventure Club tab on the left to see the pictures from around the world of people we have helped outfit for thier trip.

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