Cabela’s Outdoor Announces Plans to Open Augusta Store

July 29, 2013

Hunting and fishing enthusiasts in Elbert and surrounding counties can look forward to some good news.

Cabela’s Incorporated, one of the world’s foremost outfitters of hunting, fishing, and outdoor gear, have announced plans to open its first store in the state of Georgia.

Construction is slated to get underway soon on a Cabela’s Outpost store in Augusta, Georgia.

Plans are for the store to be opened by the spring of 2014.

The 42,000 square foot store will be located on the south side of I-20 near the Riverwatch Parkway.

The store is expected to employ up to ninety full-time, part-time, and seasonal employees, which are expected to come from the Augusta and surrounding area.

Currently, Cabela’s operates forty-five stores across the United States and Canada, and the company plans to open an additional nineteen stores over the next two years.