HERB BAUER Sporting Goods


Store Phone
(559) 435-8600

Store Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9 to 7 | Sunday: 10 to 5
Closed: Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year's Day

We are located at:
6264 N. Blackstone Ave, Fresno, California 93710


We have the largest selection of shotguns, rifles and handguns in-stock in the Valley. We are a Stocking Dealer of Smith and Wesson, Glock, Sig Sauer, Ruger, Heckler and Koch, Kimber and many other handgun brands. We are a full line dealer for Benelli, Browning, Beretta, Winchester, Tikka, Ruger, Savage Arms, Remington, Christensen Arms and Fierce Firearms. We also offer an extensive selection of Modern Sporting Weapons and accessories. We have a knowledgeable, experienced staff that can help you select the right self defense or hunting firearm for your needs.

We offer Hunter Safety classes, Initial & Renewal CCW classes & New Shooter Firearm Orientations. We buy, sell and repair used guns. We have the best selection of concealment holsters, optics, safes, hunting calls, weapon lights, reloading supplies and hunting accessories in the Valley. And, we have a large selection of non-lead hunting ammo.

We provide a 10% Gift Card back discount for current NRA/CRPA/GOCA/CDA/DU/CWA/RMEF/WTF/Boy Scout card carrying members. Also, ask about our price matching policy. We do layaways and we have no credit card up-charges on purchases.


Hunter Safety, Initial & Renewal CCW, New Shooter Firearm Orientation


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We specialize in Fishing Gear for the central Valley and the Sierras. Whether it’s Spin fishing for High Sierra Trout, Bait casting for Large Mouth Bass or Trolling the depths for a monster Brown Trout, the correct gear is the foundation of a great experience on the water. We have the largest selection of Fly Fishing and Fly Tying supplies in the central Valley, which includes rod, reels, flies, leaders, vests, waders, vises, hooks, feathers, furs, etc.

Your time on the Water is just as important to us as it is to you and we will be glad to assist you in making the correct choices. We have free Fly Casting classes for the beginner or if you need help fixing a particular casting problem. We offer Fly Tying Classes in the Winter months.


Basic Fly Fishing-Casting and Fly Tying


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Outside is what we’re all about! Whether it’s sitting outdoors in the shade in a comfortable chair (with a cold drink nearby), or doing battle with the mountain while scaling a High Sierra peak, we’ve got you covered. We have the best selection of what you’ll need for whichever extreme of the outdoors you’re into. Stop in and shop our camping, backpacking and climbing department. Check-out our stoves, lanterns, ice chests, tents, water purification options, tables, chairs, …. The list goes on and on, from heavy duty to ultra light. Our experts will help you select the perfect gear for your next trip outdoors. We also have the best selection of rental gear in the Valley. Stop in, before you go out!


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Skateboards, Snowboards, Wakeboards

Central Valley's Premier Skate, Snow, Wake Store.

Do you enjoy skateboarding, snowboarding, or wakeboarding? If so, The Boardroom at Herb Bauer Sporting Goods is your one stop shop!

Our BOARDROOM is the biggest and best in the Valley. We pride ourselves on having the largest selection of skateboards, snowboards, and wakeboards in the Central Valley. All the best brands at the prices you need with a knowledgeable sales staff that can help you along the way! We stock lots of skateboards, wheels, trucks, clothing and accessories year-around. We support the Herb Bauer skateboard team.

In the winter, we have the biggest and best selection of snowboards, boots, bindings, winter clothing and accessories in the Valley. We have all of the hottest brands and a trained staff to help you select the right gear.

In the summer, the BOARDROOM focuses on water sports gear including best selection of quality wakeboards, vests, ropes, gloves and accessories in the Valley. Our experts will assist you in selecting the right gear for you.

We also rent snowboards, boots, bindings, wakeboards, wetsuits and vests.


China Peak Ski Resort


Have you been skiing recently? We have the best selection of all of the major brands of skis, boots, clothing and accessories in the Valley. Our professionals are expert boot fitters and can recommend the right gear for your skiing ability. A complete repair and tuning shop can get your gear ready for the season. We have daily, weekend and season rentals that are ideal for beginners and growing kids.


China Peak Resort

HERB BAUER Water Sports & Paddle Sports

Visit our Water Sports department for an excellent selection of water sports and paddleboard gear. We have the biggest and best selection of quality water skis, vests, ropes, gloves, towables, car racks and accessories in the Valley. Our experts can recommend the right gear for you. We have water skis, paddleboards, wet suits and vests for rent.


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HERB BAUER Kayaks & Canoes

Our Kayak and Canoe department has the largest selection of kayaks, canoes, car racks and accessories in the Valley. We rent kayaks, vests and paddles.


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Hit the trails and streets with the best brands of BMX and Mountain Bikes in Fresno! Our friendly sales staff is always ready to help and our expert technicians will keep you riding all year long.

Come see our selection of Cruisers, Hybrids and Road bikes plus apparel, parts and accessories. We offer next day repairs and next day shipping if we don’t have what you are looking for.

HERB BAUER Summer Rentals

Camping Rentals
Family Tents (6 person)
3 Person Backpacking Tent
2 Person Backpacking Tent
Camping Sleeping Bag
Backpack Sleeping Bag
Camping Stove
Backpacking Stove
Basic Ground Pad
Trekking Poles
External Frame Backpack
Internal Frame Backpack
Bear Can

Climbing Rentals
Climbing shoes
Climbing harness
Climbing helmet
Water Sports Rentals
Slalom Water Ski
Water Ski Combo
Wakeboard Boots
Wakeboard W/ Boots
Knee Board
Wakeskate or Wakesurf
Stand-up Paddle
Wet Suit
Kayak - Single*
Kayak - Double*

HERB BAUER Winter Rentals

Ski/Snowboard Rentals
Jr. skis/boots/poles up to 135cm
Adult skis/boots/poles
Ski boots
Demo or Performance skis
Snowboard & boots
Snowboard boots
Auto chains

Seasonal Rentals
Jr. skis/boots/poles up to 135cm
Adult skis/boots/poles 140cm & up
Seasonal rental snowboard/boots
Jr. boots
Adult boots
Snow Play Equipments Rentals
Snow Saucers
Ski Bibs

X-Country Rentals
B-C skis/boots/poles
Snow shoes (without poles)
Demo snow shoes (without poles)
Poles (Telescoping with snow baskets)