There are 74 Cabela’s locations in the United States. They operate an additional eight outlets in Canada, for a total of 82.
Cabela’s locations offer a distinctive shopping experience; they are also wildlife museums and educational centres.
1964 saw the opening of the first Cabela’s store in the basement of the founder’s father’s furniture store. Dick Cabela, the company’s original founder, began the company as a mail-order business in 1961, and catalogue and online sales constitute a significant percentage of the company’s revenue, shipping products to 125 countries outside of the United States.