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Outdoor Activities Surge During Pandemic, Industry Prepares To Meet Demand in 2021

Pack Rat Outdoor Center
Pack Rat Outdoor Center in Fayetteville sold out of kayaks this summer as demand for boats spiked.

The outdoor recreation industry saw a boom in interest as more people looked for safe activites to do during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now stores and service providers are preparing to meet more demand in 2021.

Daniel Caruth is KUAF's Morning Edition host and reporter for Ozarks at Large.
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