Equipment and supplies needed for outdoor sports are available for sale in Austin. Some of the options that fall within outdoor sports include adventure racing, backpacking, bicycling, camping, canoeing, caving, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, hunting, kayaking, mountaineering, mushing, photography, adventure park, rock climbing, running, sailing, skiing, and surfing. Many of these activities need specialized equipment, such as apparel, cycle, canoe, reel and lines, hiking boots, saddle, bow and arrow, guns, ropes and others. These are manufactured by various companies, one or more of which are available in Austin. It is important to use standard, high quality equipment to ensure safety of the sport in question.