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Venture Outdoors is pleased to work with local businesses to bring our members discounts on gear, classes, and outings! Present your Venture Outdoors membership card for big benefits.  Keep checking this page for current updates.  If you are a business owner and would like to participate in this program, please call 412.255.0564 ext 228 today!

American Red Cross

Receive a 10% discount on any Red Cross lifesaving class offered throughout Southwestern PA!
The American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers, provides relief to victims of disasters and helps people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. The Southwestern Pennsylvania Chapter serves more than 1.6 million individuals in Allegheny, Fayette, Greene, and Washington counties. Locally, the Red Cross provides relief to the victims of approximately 300 disasters each year, helps more than 500 families by facilitating emergency messages between our deployed men and women in uniform and their loved ones here at home, and trains more than 37,000 individuals in lifesaving skills. Venture Outdoors Members now receive a 10% discount on any Red Cross lifesaving class offered throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania! Classes include CPR/AED, Babysitter’s Training, First Aid and Pet First Aid. You must give a valid Venture Outdoors ID number when registering to get the discount. Call 412-263-3189 to sign up for a class.

Backrubs and Bodyworks

Receive a 10% discount on all massage services!
Downtown's premier provider of massage to the "weekend warrior" since 1997.  Techniques include Sports, Neuro-Muscular, Trigger-Point, Hot Stone, Reflexology, Couples, Seated, and Foot Massages.  On-site massage brings stress-relief to your workplace.  Gift Certificates complement reward/wellness events and fit any budget for Birthdays and Holidays.  Experienced and relevantly trained professional massage therapists working for 13 years to relieve pain and tension are always available for same-day appointments. Open Monday - Friday 10:45 AM to 6:00 PM at Suite 205 Park Building, 355 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

Breathe Yoga Studio

Receive 10% off the purchase of a yoga class package!
Located in the historic South Side, Breathe Yoga Studio is dedicated to offering every individual the opportunity to enhance their physical, mental, and spiritual well-being through the practice of yoga. We aim to create a safe, friendly, and welcoming environment for our students to explore and experience an eclectic variety of beginner through advanced yoga classes with knowledgeable and well trained instructors. Our ongoing in-studio schedule includes yoga classes in hatha, vinyasa flow, restorative, and YogaRhythmics, as well as Middle Eastern belly dance and modern dance classes and workshops.  Breathe Yoga Studio also offers off-site group and private instruction through our “Breathe Out” program including summer outdoor yoga classes at SouthSide Works and other locations throughout the city. Relax, rejuvenate and unwind--isn't it time for you to learn how to breathe?

Climb North

Receive 1/2 off daily rates and 30% off any level of Membership!

Columbia Sportswear

Receive 10% off your entire purchase at the Washington PA store.
“We believe the best air freshener is fresh air”.
Columbia is known as a product innovator and has an unparalleled reputation for quality and value. In 1991, the company introduced its Omni-Tech™ products, which feature waterproof breathable fabric. Columbia is now one of the world's largest providers of waterproof breathable performance products designed for authentic outdoor adventures. Other innovations include Omni-Shade™ clothing, recommended by The Skin Cancer Foundation as effective protection from the sun's harmful effects on your skin. Stop in and checkout our outerwear, sportswear, and footwear at the Tanger Outlets in Washington, PA. Please present your VO membership card. Discount is only valid at the Washington Columbia Sportswear Outlet Store.
2200 Tanger Blvd. #100, Washington, PA 15301

Dave's Music Mine

10% off your total purchase. Some Restrictions Apply. Tickets & Consignment items excluded. See store for details.
Dave’s Music Mine is an independent music store located in the South Side. We sell new and used music and movies--not just the mainstream stuff, either! If there is something that we’ve missed, we can often have your special orders the same day at no extra charge, since our distributor is local! We don’t specialize in any one particular genre. How can you choose just one? We stock all styles of music, and every CD is available for preview. So if you’re looking for something new, just ask and you can listen to any CD in the store!  We also pay cash or store credit for gently-used music and movies. Store credit is worth 50% more… so stay and shop!
1210 E. Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203

Dirt Rag Magazine

10% discount on Dirt Rag magazine merchandise with coupon code VOD2004.
Pick up cool clothing, gear, coffee mugs, posters, and more at a discount, and support this fun and knowledgeable alternative to corporate mountain bike magazines. Visit to check out Dirt Rag’s catalog of merchandise. Orders can be made online or by phone.

East End Brewing Company

Receive $1 off of the purchase of NEW GROWLERS.
"What is a growler?" you may ask. Why, it's the very best friend of a good beer drinker such as yourself! It's one half-gallon of the freshest brew you ever laid your lips on. With the discount, it is $2 for the jug, $10 for the beer, refills $10. The containers are completely reusable. If you don’t already know, East End Brewing Company, just rated the 3rd best local microbrewery by City Paper readers, is a microbrewery in the true sense of the word, and not a brewpub. In the construction and operation of the East End Brewing Company, wherever possible, a specific (if not compulsive) emphasis was placed on the basic principles of environmental sustainability. These guiding principles lead the way to a brewing operation that puts a much lighter load on the earth’s resources than comparable traditional facilities.


10% discount on all store merchandise (does not include sale items).
Exkursion offers a full range of camping, climbing, backpacking, and outdoor gear. Located in Monroeville at 4037 William Penn Highway, and open year-round; Monday thru Friday, 10am - 9pm, Saturday 10am - 7pm, and Sunday 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Golden Triangle Bike Rental

15% off group rates in addition to discounted rental rates (see below).
Golden Triangle Bike n Blade is a bicycle and rollerblade rental shop located on the Eliza Furnace Trail at First Avenue. We rent a wide variety of bikes, ranging from mountain to comfort to tandem and recumbent. Child seats, trailers, and tag-a-longs are available, so the whole family can enjoy a ride on our city’s ever-expanding bike trails. We also offer parts, accessories, repairs, refreshments, a misting fountain, and plenty of room to sit and relax.  So even if you aren’t in the market for a rental, stop by, it’s a great place to hang out while you are on a walk or a ride. The following discounted rates are available to VO members (with your membership card) in addition to a 15% discount on group rates: Bike rentals at $6/hr or $25/day; Child trailers, seats and tag-alongs at $5/hr with a bike rental and $8/hr without; Recumbents at $6/hr; Tandems at $10/hr. Please call for details.

Hazelbaker’s Recreational Services

10% discount on all trips.
Get outdoors for a day of fishing and paddling on the Yough!  Located in Perryopolis, PA (just 45 minutes from Pittsburgh), Hazelbaker’s has been providing canoe, kayak, and fishing trips on the Youghiogheny River for over 20 years. Hazelbaker’s specializes in canoe, kayak, and fishing trips along a Class I section of the Youghiogheny River—perfect for beginners, families, and children. Open 6 days a week (closed Tuesdays) from May through September. Daily Weekday Trip times are 8 AM, 10 AM, 12 PM, and 2 PM; Additional Trips on weekends and holidays are 7 AM and 1 PM. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. Present your VO membership card to redeem the offer.

Highland Training

Receive 10% off the price of any service.
Located in the Laurel Highlands, Highland Training has a mission to inspire people to pursue a higher level of fitness whether you want to improve sport-specific skills, race as a professional, or want to gain fitness, lose weight, and have fun. Use any combination of one-on-one training in the Highlands and online coaching to improve your current level of fitness. Learn how to have more fun, feel stronger, and work smarter—not harder. Training programs are designed for each individual by ultra-enduance athlete and trainer Mike Schultz.  Visit the website to learn more—come up and explore the Highlands!

In the Moment Massage Therapy

20% off first visits and 10% off additional visits with valid membership card.
In the Moment Massage Therapy has been serving the North Hills since 1998.  We offer various types of massage therapy, including Swedish, sports, neuromuscular therapy, Shiatsu, aromatherapy, prenatal, and hot stone signature massage.  We specialize in pain relief and stress reduction techniques in a lovely and relaxing setting.  We have been voted “Best Massage Therapy” in the North Hills for the past 4 years and pride ourselves in professional, high-quality massage therapy services, moderate pricing, and outstanding customer service.  We look forward to meeting you and to being a partner in your health and wellness.  Please present your VO membership card at the time of payment.
8400 Perry Highway, Lower Level, Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Kayak Pittsburgh

$5 off your first hour on all rentals.
Downtown: 412.969.9090, North Park: 412.925.0291, Millvale: 412.559.3697
Kayak Pittsburgh, a project of Venture Outdoors, specializes in unguided rentals with basic instruction. We have a variety of boats and water vessels to rent. Try them all! We have: solo & tandem kayaks, canoes, and rowboats. With two rental sites on the Allegheny River and one on the serene North Park Lake, you’re sure to have fun and gain a new perspective on your city and its waterways.

Laurel Caverns Geological Park

Receive the group rate ($3 off) for open-registration upper or lower caving, regardless of your group size.
Present your Venture Outdoors membership card and you will be given the group rate automatically ($19 for lower, $16 for upper). Call or visit the caving section online to learn what is needed for a caving trip, for open registration hours, and/or to review the necessary forms.

OTB Bicycle Cafe

Receive 10% off all food purchases at the OTB Bicycle Café.
OTB (Over The Bar) Bicycle Café offers Pittsburgh’s outdoor enthusiasts a friendly, fun place to have great food and drinks in a unique bicycle-themed environment. The creative and fun atmosphere includes bicycle murals, sculptures, and decorations made from re-used bike parts, many of which came from FreeRide.  Come in and try some of our most popular dishes, such as the surprisingly delightful Dirt Rag Delight (burger smothered in peanut butter), the delicious Spoke Junkie (cheese filled and rolled zucchini appetizer), or the Venture Outdoors favorite, Pedal Paddle Panini (a tomato, basil, roasted red pepper, and buffalo mozzarella Panini).

With its location on East Carson Street, merely 1 block from the South Side Works trailhead along the Great Allegheny Passage (Pittsburgh to DC trail), the OTB Bicycle Café is the ideal stop after spending the day enjoying this South Side Riverfront Trail.

Pennsylvania Resource Council

Join PRC with a Membership for only $15.00.
The Pennsylvania Resources Council, established in 1939, is the Commonwealth's oldest citizen action environmental organization. Recognized as a state and national leader in waste reduction and recycling, the remainder of PRC's work focuses on litter and visual blight prevention, watershed awareness, and composting.   The strength of PRC's programs is derived from its continuing efforts to bring people, businesses, and government together to prevent and solve environmental problems.

Riversport School of Paddling

10% discount on all classes (20% discount on groups of 3-4 people) & 15% discount on all non-sale merchandise.
Riversport offers a range of kayaks, accessories, and clothing—featuring brands like Patagonia, Teva, and Marmot. Riversport is located in nearby Confluence, PA and is open year-round. For more information about Riversport, call or visit the website.

Saltsburg River and Trail

10% discount on all rentals, trips and non-sale merchandise including a full range of outdoor gear and equipment.
Saltsburg River and Trail offers general recreation paddling conditions that are safe for you and your family, including: canoe and kayak sales and rentals; bike rentals; excursions along the Loyalhanna, Conemaugh, and Kiskiminetas Rivers; professional and courteous staff to attend to every detail of your excursion or boat purchase. Saltsburg River and Trail is located in Saltsburg, PA, on PA Route 286 where it intersects with Route 981, at the point where the Conemaugh River and Loyalhanna Creek meet to form the Kiskiminetas River. Please call or visit the website for more information about Saltsburg River and Trail. Please present your Venture Outdoors membership card to redeem offer.

Skydive PA

$20 discount on your next skydive and parachute jump.
Skydive PA offers heavy duty adventure programs that last one day to one week long. Receive an introduction to skydiving or earn your certificate. Skydive PA is located one mile from the Grove City Outlets. Call or visit the website for more info!

SPLASH Scuba and Snorkeling Center

2-For-1 Discover Scuba Diving or Discover Snorkeling offer.
Master the basic concepts of diving or snorkeling with these fun and educational courses. These courses will prepare you for an underwater adventure. Courses are held the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month, and all equipment is included in the course. Call or stop in at the SPLASH store at 2905 Banksville Road to reserve your spot.

Wind & Water Boatworks

10% discount on all hardware and accessories (does not include boats or sale items)
Wind & Water provides top-of-the-line boats, equipment, and services to those sailing and paddling in western PA. Located just 6 miles south of Butler on Route 8 and open year-round. Summer hours: M – F, 10 AM – 7 PM; Saturday, 9 AM – 5 PM, closed Sunday. Check the website for off-season hours. Call or visit the website for more information.  Please present your VO membership card to redeem this offer.

Western Pennsylvania Humane Society

22% discount on a Lifesaver membership.
Did you know that the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society is the oldest and largest animal shelter in the region? A tremendous amount of unwanted animals come through our doors—13,256 last year alone—and we rely on the support of our members to help provide them with necessities such as food, water, and medical care. As a special friend of Venture Outdoors, we are excited to offer you a 22% discount on membership at the Western PA Humane Society. Sign up today to become a ‘Lifesaver” for only $25. You’ll receive great benefits for you and your four-legged friends year-round, all while providing vital care for the homeless animals of southwest PA! For more information, please visit the website.

Wilderness Voyageurs Outfitter Store

10% discount on purchases.
Wilderness Voyageurs has been helping people enjoy the Laurel Highlands for over 44 years. Their staff is passionate about the area and can be found on the rivers and trails at all times. They’re experts on the area and are there to help you plan your time in Ohiopyle. Wilderness Voyageurs offers guided outings, unique lodging, and also a well-stocked Outfitter Store for all your needs. Present your VO membership card for great discounts!


One year of Zipcar for just $25 and $25 in free driving credit
Venture Outdoors Members can join Zipcar for only $25 a year and no application fee... a member discount of $50 and a great way to go green! Plus Venture Outdoors Members receive $25 in free driving credit! Sign up for this special offer at