ARIZONA HIKING SHACK Route books, equipment and employee expertise related to hiking, climbing, canyoneering, camping, boating and wildlife rescue. Locally owned since 1972. www.hikingshack.com. 3244 E. Thomas Rd., 602.944.7723. BICYCLE HAUS Serious gear, “body geometry” fitting services, and free air. www.bicyclehaus.com. 7113 E. 1st Ave., 480.994.4287. GIANT BICYCLE Competitive bicycling gear, services and support. www.giantscottsdale.com. 2902 N. 68th St., 480.773.7706. RUNNER’S DEN Gait analysis, shoe fitting, training and injury-prevention programs, energy and electrolyte products, free-to-join group runs starting at the store, and regular philanthropic involvement within the community. Established in 1978. www.runnersdenaz.com. 6505 N. 16th St., 602.277.4333. SOLE SPORTS Locally owned, specialty running store providing treadmill gait analysis and knowledgeable and friendly guidance in finding the perfect running shoe, plus all of the gadgets and accessories a runner could wish for. Weekly group runs from all stores. www.solesportsrunning.com. Scottsdale Seville, Scottsdale & Indian Bend Rds., 480.991.2475. 1006 E. Warner Rd., Tempe, 480.522.2475. 18583 N. 59th Ave., Glendale, 623.322.2495.