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Address: 10051 Skinner Lake Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32246-8407
Phone Number:
+1 904-645-7003
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10:00 - 19:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 20:00
Sat 10:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Black Creek Outfitters is a family owned, customer service oriented...

Black Creek Outfitters is a family owned, customer service oriented outfitter store. We are one of the largest outfitters in the Southeast! We sell everything you need for your next adventure outdoors. We carry Kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Boards, Clothes, Outerwear and Footwear for your active lifestyle. We have a 22 acre lake right at the back doorstep of our store where you can text paddle any of our demo boards or kayaks. In addition to our store, our affiliate company Black Creek Guides is Jacksonville’s oldest professional outdoor instruction and guided buisness! We offer Kayaks & SUP guided trips, lessons, and rentals. Our high character staff offers over 100 years of teaching and guiding experience.

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Kayak trailer success story.

Needed a trailer for our heavy, fishing kayaks. After researching them on line, I decided on a Malone trailer, and these guys were listed as dealers. Had a great visit, talked... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2015
VTtraveler48
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Flagler Beach, Florida
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St. Augustine, Florida
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318 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

If I were an avid kayaker I would give this 5 stars as that is the primary focus here. We stopped in with no reason other than to check it out. We love the outdoors and mainly hiking and camping. They have a few packs and hiking supplies upstairs. Overall I felt the prices here were just too high. Again,... More 

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Thank Ellyanne
Flagler Beach, Florida
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Needed a trailer for our heavy, fishing kayaks. After researching them on line, I decided on a Malone trailer, and these guys were listed as dealers. Had a great visit, talked about options and Matt made a few suggestions that cost less than what I thought we needed. He explained how he'd set it up, ordered it for us and... More 

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Thank VTtraveler48
Decatur, Georgia
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177 reviews
127 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015

it was my first time staff was very patient and taught me the ropes. Very fun but relaxing activity to do.

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Thank livelife h
Jacksonville, FL
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210 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

My boys love Patagonia, North Face and those kinds of winter wear, as they both go to school in the Carolinas. We take them shopping here frequently when they are home, and they have some GREAT sales too. The staff is super friendly; nice to support a local small business owner.

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Thank DHancock
Jacksonville, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Dick and Matt were super helpful in helping me find a great backpack for a trip I took to the uk. I had done loads of research and thought I knew what I wanted, but with the knowledgable staff I ended up going with a pack I hadn't even thought of....and thank goodness!!! The pack was just what I needed... More 

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Thank als03009
Deltona, Florida
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165 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

John S. was great! He communicated with us prior to having us drive up and wanted to find out what we were interested in and worked with us with everything from the kayaks, paddles, lessons and life jackets. They will work with you to help you get what you want! I tried out the kayak with 4 different paddles and... More 

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Thank Phonecia
Jacksonville, Florida
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11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2014

These guys carry the gear you want. Store is clean and friendly. They even let you try out the boats on the pond behind the store.

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Thank JaredBailey
Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States
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87 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Went here through a Meetup for a first time paddle boarding lesson. They have a small lake behind the store where they teach you how to properly and safely go paddle boarding. The instructors took the time to show correct form, balance, and how to properly paddle. Would love to do this again some time. Thanks to Matt, Kate, and... More 

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Thank Willstravels_1
St. Augustine, Florida
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4 reviews
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Went in looking for camping and hiking equipment. Staff was very helpful and knowledgeable and makes recommendations based on your experience and how much you will use the equipment.

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Thank Jim H
Gainesville, Florida
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174 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2014

This is the 2nd time in a month I have returned.........going to Europe in May and needed some things to travel with. My BFF took me there the 1st time after I couldn't find what I wanted online or in Gainesville at the only trail shop left..Brasington's! My BFF sent me a coupon so I HAD to use it!!! Back... More 

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