Trailblazer is a Connecticut based specialty retailer with a focus centered on outdoor sports, hiking, running, climbing, as well as travel. As always, Trailblazer features the very finest products from The North Face, Merrell, GoPro, Kuhl, Mountain Khakis, Nike, Arc’Teryx, Marmot, UGG, Black Diamond, Sorel, Keen, Asics, New Balance and more. Their helpful and knowledgeable staff is happy to help you find the perfect gear and apparel for your next journey or to just get outfitted better for New England’s crazy weather.


Trailblazer believes that success is dependent on a continuing commitment to their local communities and environment.  To that end, Trailblazer works with local parks and conservancies to ensure our green spaces are protected and sponsor numerous local races, teams, and holds monthly events.


Trailblazer New Haven is a member of 1% for the Planet, committing 1% of their after-tax profits to environmental initiatives every single year.  Trailblazer is also a proud member of the Grassroots Outdoor Alliance retail association.