Entries by KJ Johns

DuPont State Forest Closure

                Hello friends and supporters, it is a heavy time that calls for drastic measures in order to ensure the safety of our community and beyond. In our little mountain town we very much rely on our out of town visitors and are eternally grateful for their support […]

Store Closing Information

Dear friends and supportive community, This situation is ever changing. What we considered prudent yesterday, doesn’t feel the same today. For that reason, we are implementing changes immediately in order to help keep our employees and our community safe. After careful consideration, we are temporarily closing our retail stores, D.D. Bullwinkel’s and MooseTracks Footwear at […]

POTM! Hoka One One Clifton 6

Our product of the month spotlight goes to the new Hoka One One Clifton 6. The shoe that changed runners’ perceptions of what HOKA ONE ONE® could be, the Clifton 6 joins the award-winning Clifton family. Building upon the Clifton’s best qualities, the “6” continues to deliver that perfect combination of soft and light. The […]

Now Hiring – Sales Manager

D.D. Bullwinkel’s Outdoors philosophy is simple: the outdoors is our playground. With that as their foundation, the family-owned retailer has spent 25 years cultivating a love for the outdoors in their community of Transylvania County, North Carolina, simultaneously earning the store a reputation as an authority in the outdoor industry. DDBO and their ‘sister’ store, […]

Conserving Carolina Has Protected Over 45,000 Acres

Conserving Carolina protected another 1,070 acres in 2018, bringing the total acreage that the land trust has helped protect to more than 45,000 acres. These protected lands are located in Henderson County, Polk County, Rutherford County, and Transylvania County, and in neighboring parts of adjoining counties in North and South Carolina. The land trust has […]

D.D. Bullwinkel’s Outdoors Named Business of the Year

            Photo credit: Jeremiah Reed The Perkins family was on hand Saturday to pick up the Business of the Year Award for D.D. Bullwinkel’s Outdoors. -D.D. Bullwinkel’s Outdoors was named Business of the Year and Lucia Gerdes, owner of Cedar Mountain Canteen, was named Business Person of the Year during Saturday’s Bre-vard/Transylvania County […]