LAKE WORTH — Outdoor retailer Gander Mountain said Thursday that it will open its second Tarrant County store this fall at the Landmark Quebec shopping center off Loop 820 in Lake Worth.The 45,600-square-foot store will be at Quebec Street and Northwest Center Drive. It is the retailer’s 17th Texas location, including its recently opened store in Arlington near the Highlands development off Interstate 20.“ Gander Mountain is already a well-known and trusted name in Texas among those who love the outdoors, and who enjoy great traditions like hunting, fishing, hiking, boating and camping,” David Pratt, Gander Mountain’s president and CEO, said in a statement. “We are thrilled to bring a new Gander Mountain store to Lake Worth.”The store will feature a large selection of new and used firearms, as well as a selection of gear and accessories for hunting, fishing, camping, boating and archery.In the past two years, Gander Mountain, based in St. Paul, Minn., has opened 18 stores nationwide and now has more than 140. It expects to open 19 more this year. The company was founded in 1960.
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