Officials will break ground on Columbia County’s newest sporting and outdoor retail store Wednesday afternoon.
A groundbreaking ceremony for the Gander Mountain store will be at 1 p.m. on Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway, near Flowing Wells Road.
The 52,000-square-foot store will be the outdoor sports retailer’s fourth location in Georgia. Gander Mountain, based in St. Paul, sells hunting, fishing, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle products and services. It has 131 stores in 24 states.
The store is expected to open in the fall.