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From ultra light weight expedition hiking through the Rockies to comfortable family car camping on the West Coast to travelling through Peru, Capital Iron has the right products for you. We are dedicated to providing you with a wide selection of products for any budget.
We work with companies known for quality and durability – most of whom back this claim with a lifetime guarantee – in order to provide you with the gear you need & the quality you want at prices you’ll like!
We live on Vancouver Island for the easy access to beautiful hikes, mountain climbs and breathtaking marine adventures. Unfortunately, we also live with some of the risks for storms, earthquakes and more. Capital Iron is proud to be your Emergency Preparation Headquarters for over 80 years. We offer ready-to-go kits, individual supplies to make your own kit and staff that will help you decide what’s best for you.
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How To Pack The Perfect Pack!
Planning your next adventure? Not sure where to begin? Our expert crew can help you pack the perfect pack! Our carefully curated packing list is here to help. Adventure on!
Whether replenishing Dad’s old fishing box or teaching the kids how to start their own, we can help you pick the fishing gear and tackle that’s going to help you land the big one! Out on the ocean, on the lake or the river make sure you’re ready to fish with Capital Iron.