Bass Pro Shop Coupons and Deals
Bass Pro Shops has been one of our favorite merchants for a long time. They have an amazing selection of some of the best hunting, fishing, and outdoor gear and customer service that is second to none. Even without a coupon, Bass Pro Shop has great prices on a variety of gear.
Bass Pro Shop History
The owner of Bass Pro Shop, John L. Morris, began his career in sporting goods in the back of the Brown Derby liquor store owned by his dad, located near Table Rock Lake and Branson, Missouri. The small shop sold homemade bass baits and worms. As the popularity grew for Morris' offerings, the enterprise grew and Bass Pro Shops was incorporated 1972. Bass Pro Shop mailed its first catalog in 1974. Soon, it became the world's largest mail order sporting goods store. In 1984, construction began on the Outdoor World Showroom in Springfield, MO. Big Cedar Lodge opened in 1984 on Table Rock Lake. In November of 2001, the State of Missouri made use of Bass Pro Shops' Outdoor World's popularity as a tourist destination, and opened the Wonders of Wildlife museum next door to the Bass Pro Shop store in Springfield.