Bass Pro Shops Plans To Open 11th Florida Store In Port St. Lucie

Port St. Lucie, Florida Bass Pro Shops Sportsman’s Center
Port St. Lucie, Florida Bass Pro Shops Sportsman’s Center
Bass Pro Shops
Bass Pro Shops

Port St. Lucie –-( Bass Pro Shops, America’s most popular outdoor store, will locate a new store in Port St. Lucie, Florida at the highly visible intersection of I-95 and Gatlin Boulevard. This will be Bass Pro Shops 11th Florida store location.

The new 100,000 square-foot Bass Pro Shops Sportsman’s Center is scheduled to open in late 2013.

Florida ranks 1st in the United States with more than 3 million anglers.

“We are very excited to bring Bass Pro Shops to this premier site in Port St. Lucie and continue our long relationship with Florida sportsmen,” stated Johnny Morris, Founder of Bass Pro Shops.

“This highly visible location fronting I-95 is easily accessible and will allow us to bring Bass Pro Shops’ low prices and famous friendly, expert service to better serve the many sportsmen and women as well as the millions of visitors to the area each year,” Morris continued.

Bass Pro Shops will host over 120 million people visiting their 77 stores and Tracker Marine Centers across America and Canada this year; the average customer stays 2 ½ hours and drives an average distance of 50+ miles. Bass Pro Shops was recently named by Advertising Age magazine as one of the Top 10 Hottest Brands in America along with name brands such as Old Spice, M&M’s, iPad and Droid. Also, Bass Pro Shops has been recognized numerous times for their conservation and outdoor education efforts, as well as being named by J.D. Powers & Associates as one of the top eight retailers in America for their customer service excellence.

“Bass Pro Shops is a perfect match for the City of Port St. Lucie because we have so many people here who enjoy fishing, boating, camping, hunting and other nature-oriented activities,” said Mayor JoAnn M. Faiella. “With this nationally recognized retailer, we’ve landed a ‘big fish,’ so to speak, and we’ve created a winning relationship that benefits Bass Pro Shops, the residents of Port St. Lucie and outdoor enthusiasts for many miles around. We couldn’t be happier to welcome such a great company to Florida’s ninth largest city.”

Bass Pro Shops’ unique, award-winning outdoor stores are known for combining retail with entertainment, conservation and outdoor education. More than just a fishing and hunting store, Bass Pro Shops stores offer equipment and clothing for hiking, backpacking, wildlife viewing, camping, outdoor cooking and more. A gift and nature center will also serve up a wide variety of outdoor-related items from lamps and dishes to bird feeders and furniture.

Their expansive boat showroom will feature Tracker, Nitro, SunTracker, Tahoe, Grizzly and Mako boats built by Tracker Marine Group, the world’s largest manufacturer of fishing boats.

Bass Pro Shops’ unique exterior and interior motifs have branded them as visually appealing, high quality outdoor stores. The outdoors feel is brought indoors through massive log and rock work, large indoor aquariums and water features stocked with native fish species as well as an extensive collection of museum quality fish and wildlife mounts. Historic photos and exhibits will pay tribute to the regions great outdoor heritage.

About Bass Pro Shops:
Bass Pro Shops operates 77 retail stores in 26 states and Canada visited by over 120 million people annually. Bass Pro Shops also conducts an international catalog and internet retailing operation—the American Rod & Gun wholesale division–which sells to more than 7,000 independently owned retail stores worldwide. Outdoor World Incentives also sells Bass Pro Shops gift cards through over 132,000 retail outlets across America. The Bass Pro Shops restaurant division has 28 locations. The company’s Tracker Marine Group ( manufactures and sells Tracker, Nitro, SunTracker, Tahoe, Grizzly and Mako boats through Bass Pro Shops retail stores and over 400 dealers worldwide. The Resort Group ( includes Big Cedar Lodge® and other resort properties including restaurants and golf courses. For more information regarding Bass Pro Shops store locations, products or special events, please visit To request a free catalog, call 1-800-BASS PRO. Follow us on Facebook at

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Linda Poirier

I’m very interested in a position with your store. Please let me know when to apply and where; online is not to interested in people finding a job; they just want you to go back to school! Thank’s in advance, Sincerely, Linda

Carol Ladner

I am interested in working for your Company, if you could please contact me when you are taking applications.

michael stark

Please let me know whwn you will be accepting applications. I have four years management experience.
thanks, mike 561 209 3066

Diane Schleich

I am interested in career opportunities in the new facility, and when you will be opening. Please respond. Thank you in advance.

Jim Ferro

Intersted in any shipping/warehouse and or management jobs that may be available. I do have many years of experiece in the field. Thank you. contact # 772-579-9638

Gregory D'Donato

very interested to see if you have a recieving job at bass pro shop my contact number is 772 621 6135 thank you

mike urban

very interested to know when the new bass pro in port saint lucie will be excepting applications.i am an 9 year experienced maintenance manager and maintenance mechanic and would like info on when and where to apply for any maintenance jobs your company is hiring for at this new location.thank you mike urban contact #609-339-6410 reside in port st lucie,fl