Uncle Sam’s has the goods to put you in the woods.

Uncle Sam’s Safari Outfitters in the Evelyn Hills shopping center in Fayetteville, Arkansas, has been supplying military surplus, camping gear, outdoor sporting equipment, and casual clothing to the people of Northwest Arkansas for thirty years. Locally owned and operated since 1982, Uncle Sam’s carries what you need for backpacking, biking, rock climbing, hiking, camping, caving, and all your outdoor adventures.

From the boots, shoes, and highly functional clothing to keep you comfortable on the trail and in the woods, to the specialized gear you need for campfire cooking, to hammocks, sleeping bags, and air mattresses that let you get a good night’s sleep outdoors, Uncle Sam’s has what you need. Guide books for hikers, crash pads for climbers, duffels and packs for travelers – we’ve got you covered.

Visit our store in Evelyn Hills for excellent selection, expert service, and great prices. Get to know us on Facebook and Twitter, too, and sign up for our newsletter so you’ll always know what’s new, what’s coming up, and what’s on sale.

We also feature military surplus:

  • durable, economical tools
  • tents, packs, jackets
  • MREs
  • Camouflage
  • ammo boxes
  • sharp European surplus bags
  • medals

We have the very best selection of military surplus gear in Northwest Arkansas.

Don’t see it listed?

We stock too many great brands and items to list them all, so don’t hesitate to call us at 479-521-7779 to ask for your favorite gear.


But Do You Really Need It?

Gideon : July 3, 2015 8:00 am : What's New
It’s common for our customers to enter the store and ask for help choosing outdoor gear. Sometimes they have a pretty good idea of what they want, and they’re just looking for our opinion. Other times, they’re completely new to camping, or hiking, or whatever, and they are coming to us to tell them exactly what they need. Some might even say, “Only the stuff I really need”. This raises more »

First Aid Kits

What Goes in a First Aid Kit?

Gideon : July 1, 2015 8:00 am : What's New
If you asked a room full of people, “What goes in a first aid kit?” everyone’s answer would be slightly different. The climbers would tell you that that it’s essential to carry athletic tape, while the hikers would say that you need to be sure to pack moleskin. The day-trippers will tell you something different from the through-hikers, and the woodsman will tell you something different from the river rat. more »

We carry your favorite brands:

Nativ Fayettechill Ka-Bar Kershaw Benchmade Thermarest Royal Robbins White Sierra Metolius Princeton Tec Deuter TravelChair Jetboil Grace Digital Eagle Nest Outfitters Grand Trunk MSR Outdoor Research Terramar Nalgene Salomon Point 6 Camelbak Petzl Gibbon Carhartt Teva Sierra Designs – seek adventure Marmot Hi-Tec