About Us

The owners, Kip and Jen

Locally-owned on historic Langdon street in downtown Montpelier - we offer bikes, skis, gear, clothing, and friendly, expert advice for all your hiking, biking, skiing, running, camping, and outdoor adventures!


Hours: 10am-5:30pm Monday-Friday, Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 11am - 4pm. 

20 Landgon St
Montpelier, VT 05602 

Phone: 802-225-6736 

Email: [email protected]




Staff Ride


Join the ORO Team

Onion River Outdoors is a community-minded outdoor gear and apparel shop in Montpelier, Vermont. We are Central Vermont’s outdoor recreation experts, an eclectic and fun group of active, outdoor-loving folks seeking healthier, happier, and more eco-friendly ways to live our lives by using the gear we sell as often as we can. We work hard and have fun. We recognize that our shop’s success is tied to the well-being of our Green Mountain landscape and our Central Vermont community. We open doors to the outdoors by supporting community members in their outdoor pursuits. We believe that when consumers support local business and local business supports the community, we all win.


Job Openings:

We are seeking enthusiastic outdoors people to join our team. Passion for outdoor pursuits, great communication skills, positive outlook, and personal experience with outdoor gear required. Some weekend and holiday hours are a given, but so is a fun workplace in an active community. Paid vacation, competitive wages, and other benefits available. Check out the job descriptions below and apply by sending a resume and cover email to [email protected]

Bicycle Mechanic