Store details

Exceptionally closed, opens tomorrow at 09:30
271 Basingstoke Road
RG2 0HY Reading, Berkshire
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0118 987 5177

Opening hours this week

10:00 - 17:30 *
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 19:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
10:30 - 16:30
* On this day the store’s opening hours deviate from the regular schedule.

Services in store

  • 3D Footscan
  • Footwear Protection Service
  • Outdoor Footwear Fitting
  • Rucksack Fitting
  • Adventure Kit List
  • Camping Kit List
  • Electronics Advice

About Reading

We’re located just outside central Reading on Basingstoke Road, opposite Morrisons. Come in store for an extensive range of outdoor clothing and equipment from leading brands including Mountain EquipmentThe North FaceRabSalomon, and Berghaus, alongside a whole host of other superb outdoor gear for your next adventure.


The staff at Reading love the outdoors as much as you do, so you can trust them to help you get the kit you need for whatever outdoor adventures you’re planning. Our free in-store services include boot and rucksack fittings where our expertly trained staff will make simple adjustments so you have maximum comfort and support.


We also offer kit talks for clubs preparing for expeditions and projects to get advice on your clothing and equipment. Contact us or ask in-store for more details.


Shop Runners Need in-store: Discover the latest gear, run wear, and running shoes and get free expert advice


3 reasons to visit the Cotswold Outdoor Reading store:

·        Free parking is available just outside the store.

·        We have an extensive range of footwear in store, including B+rated boots.

·        We have experienced Duke of Edinburgh leader staff members who are on hand to offer advice.


Accessibility: Limited DDA access. Please get in touch with this store for more information about our Personal Shopper service. Our nearest store with full accessibility is Windsor (16 Miles)

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Appointments should be booked for one attendee, if you would like to book an appointment for multiple people please call the store.


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