Founded in 1994, Free Time Gear began as small outdoor apparel shop in Gongguan. With the support of the community it serves, FTG has become one of the most recognized names in the outdoor industry in Taiwan. Today, we independently operate 12 branches and 11 department store locations as well as distributing to over 300 retail sales partners in the outdoor, casual, travel, sports, biking, and fashion markets.

Overview

Founded in 1994, Free Time Gear began as small outdoor apparel shop in Gongguan. With the support of the community it serves, FTG has become one of the most recognized names in the outdoor industry in Taiwan. Today, we independently operate 12 branches and 11 department store locations as well as distributing to over 300 retail sales partners in the outdoor, casual, travel, sports, biking, and fashion markets.

FTG is an authorized distributor, wholesaler, and retailer of outdoor, casual, and travel brands and products. Because of our experience and commitment to professionalism and service, we have become a leader in these industries. Since its founding, FTG has devoted itself to introducing brands from around the world that can meet our customer's diversify requirements for apparel, footwear, packs, and accessories.

Brands

MONTURA

MONTURA® is a creator of professional mountain apparel and is part of the Tasci Srl family of brands founded in Italy in 1987. Since 2011, the company has partnered with GORE-TEX® on the research and development of new garment and fabric technologies suitable for mountaineers in all seasons.

Icebreaker

In 1995, Icebreaker created an entirely new clothing category made of merino wool and designed for the outdoors. This fabric delivered the impossible: the key benefits of synthetics (easy care, lightweight, quick drying) combined with the natural benefits of merino (warm, breathable, odour resistant, biodegradable).

Klättermusen

Since its founding in 1984, Klättermusen, meaning “climbing mouse” in Swedish, has been committed to providing the most rugged, highest quality, and sustainably produced mountaineering gear. Built to endure the harshest conditions, Klättermusen products are world-renowned for their durability and attention to detail.

AKU

AKU is an Italian company that has grown from a small workshop into an industry and has more than thirty years of experience in the design and production of high quality trekking and outdoor footwear.

The AKU collection ranges from mountaineering boots to active free time footwear, and behind each model lies a genuine love for manufacturing, built on the age-old prestigious tradition of Italian workmanship.

LOWA

For 90 years, LOWA boots have by been acclaimed as the finest outdoor footwear in the world by climbers, mountaineers, hikers, the media and certified quality testers.

Located in Germany, their attention to every detail in design, sourcing and European manufacturing has earned them the reputation for building the world's most comfortable and durable boots since 1923.

boreas

Boreas Gear is a small independent outdoor gear company located in the heart of San Francisco. Since 2010, they have been designing award winning outdoor gear: beautiful, practical, hardwearing gear for people passionate about getting outdoors.

HEALTHY BACK BAG

Born through the collaboration of a designer leather craftsman, a doctor, and a chiropractor, the Healthy Back Bag is a unique bag designed with your body in mind. Its ergonomic shape contours to the natural curve of your spine, taking strain off your back, neck, and shoulders making it the most comfortable bag you'll ever carry.

TATONKA

Headquartered in Germany, Tatonka has been a family-owned producer of outdoor gear and sportswear since 1980. The name Tatonka comes from the Lakota Sioux word for “bison,” known for its ability to endure extreme weather conditions. Tatonka is certified as an environmentally and socially responsible company.

BUFF

Original Buff® Headwear was developed by a textile manufacturer that struck gold one day in 1991 while riding his motorcycle on the desolate roads of Spain and realized that he needed extra protection from the elements.

BUFF Urban

Urban Buff® inherits its character from the well established Buff® sports range, offering the perfect accessories for your urban adventures.

CamelBak

Twenty-five years after inventing hands-free hydration for athletes, CamelBak is now the world's leading maker of hydration solutions. Their products are trusted by professional and amateur athletes, soldiers, and office workers around the world.

FIZAN

Founded in 1947, Fizan was first to produce ski poles in aluminum when steel and bamboo were the norm. Over the following years, continual investment in technology, research and development has helped Fizan become a world leader within the ski and trekking pole market.

LIGHT MY FIRE

Founded in 1996, Light My Fire draws upon the Swedish design tradition of combining quality with functionality. They develop unique, low-tech, premium quality outdoor products with the design, color and function that make them just as attractive to use in the city as in the wild.

LuminAID

Designed as a lighting product that could be easily distributed in times of emergency, LuminAid has since become a essential item not only for humanitarian response teams but also for campers and many others needing a portable, weather-resistant, solar-powered light source.

Sea to Summit

Sea To Summit was founded by a team of expert mountaineers and designers seeking to use their knowledge of the outdoors to create truly ingenious, well-made but affordable outdoor equipment. Today, they continue to provide innovative gear and serve a growing band of outdoor enthusiasts all over the world.

Tyny Tools

The Oakland-based Tyny Tools began as a Kickstarter project with the simple idea that carrying stuff while biking should be easy. The key clips, swivel clips, and lock bands that make up the Tyny Tools collection have are used around the world to help simplify the organization of gear, tools, electronics, and other personal belongings.

Oru Kayak

The designer and founder Anton Willis started sketching ideas for a folding kayak by the inspiration of “origami”. Over 700 Kickstarters supported them to launch Oru Kayak in 2012. And they have now shipped thousands of kayaks all over the world. Say hello if you see Oru Kayak in Taiwan.

Locations

Free Time Gear
(Taipei SOGO)

Da’an District, Taipei City  
02-27518125

Free Time Gear
(Dayeh Takashimaya)

Shilin District, Taipei City  
02-88663077

Free Time Gear
(Mitsukoshi Nanxi)

Zhongshan , Taipei City  
02-25215441

Free Time Gear
(Tianmu SOGO)

Shilin District, Taipei City  
02-28352468

Free Time Gear
(Zhongshan)

Zhongzheng , Taipei City  
02-23315312

Free Time Gear
(Hengyang)

Zhongzheng , Taipei City  
02-23619068

Icebreaker
(Shilin)

Shilin District, Taipei City  
02-28835818

MONTURA
(Minquan)

Songshan District, Taipei City  
02-27185878

Icebreaker
(Renai)

Zhonghe District, New Taipei City  
02-27236685

Free Time Gear
(Shida)

Da'an District, Taipei City  
02-23636658

Free Time Gear
(Wenlin)

Shilin District, Taipei City  
02-28315308

Free Time Gear
(Xinyi Yongkang)

Zhongzheng District, Taipei City  
02-23952838

Free Time Gear
(Zhongli SOGO)

Zhongli District, Taoyuan County  
03-4256002

Free Time Gear
(Hsinchu Big City)

Zhubei District, Hsinchu City  
03-5152576

Free Time Gear
(Taichung Meicun)

West District, Taichung City  
04-23286055

Icebreaker
(Taichung)

West District, Taichung City  
04-23285812

Free Time Gear
(T.S. Dream Mall)

East District, Tainan City  
06-2376996

Free Time Gear
(Kaohsiung Dream Mall)

Qianzhen District, Kaohsiung City  
07-9702368

Icebreaker
(Hualien)

Hualien City  
038-310327

Free Time Gear
(YILAN)

YILAN City  
039-320398

Taipei City
Branch Name
Address
Phone Number

Free Time Gear
(Taipei SOGO)

10F, No. 45, Section 4, Zhongxiao East Road, Da’an District, Taipei City, 106

02-27518125

Free Time Gear
(Dayeh Takashimaya)

3F, No. 55, Section 2, Zhongcheng Road, Shilin District, Taipei City, 111

02-88663077

Free Time Gear
(Shin Kong Mitsukoshi Nanxi)

8F, No. 12, Nanjing West Road, Zhongshan District, Taipei City, 104

02-25215441

Free Time Gear Active+
(Fuxing SOGO)

6F, No. 300, Section 3, Zhongxiao East Road, Da'an District, Taipei City, 106

02-87725712

Free Time Gear
(Tianmu SOGO)

7F, No. 77, Section 6, Zhongshan North Road, Shilin District, Taipei City, 111

02-28352468

Free Time Gear
(Zhongshan)

No. 6, Section 1, Zhongshan North Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City, 100

02-23315312

Free Time Gear
(Hengyang)

No. 72, Hengyang Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City, 100

02-23619068

Icebreaker
(Shilin)

No. 539, Section 5, Zhongshan North Road, Shilin District, Taipei City, 111

02-28835818

MONTURA
(Minquan)

No. 179, Section 3, Minquan East Road, Songshan District, Taipei City, 105

02-27185878

Icebreaker
(Renai)

No. 422, Section 4, Ren'ai Road, Xinyi District, Taipei City, 110

02-27236685

Free Time Gear
(Shida)

No. 1, Lane 80, Shida Road, Da'an District, Taipei City, 106

02-23636658

Free Time Gear
(Wenlin)

No. 476, Wenlin Road, Shilin District, Taipei City, 111

02-28315308

Free Time Gear
(Xinyi Yongkang)

No. 211, Section 2, Xinyi Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City, Taiwan 100

02-23952838

Taoyuan County
Branch Name
Address
Phone Number

Free Time Gear
(Zhongli SOGO)

8F, No. 357, Yuanhua Road, Zhongli District, Taoyuan County

03-4256002

Hsinchu City
Branch Name
Address
Phone Number

Free Time Gear
(Hsinchu Big City)

2F, No. 229, Zhongyang Road, Zhubei District, Hsinchu City

03-5152576

Taichung City
Branch Name
Address
Phone Number

Free Time Gear
(Taichung TopCity)

7F ,No. 251, Taiwan Blvd., Section 3, Xitun District, Taichung City, 403

04-22594528

Free Time Gear
(Taichung Meicun)

No. 43, Section 1, Meicun Road, West District, Taichung City, 403

04-23286055

Icebreaker
(Taichung)

No. 43, Section 1, Meicun Road, West District, Taichung City, 403

04-23285812

Tainan City
Branch Name
Address
Phone Number

Free Time Gear
(T.S. Dream Mall)

C07, 3F, No. 366, Section 1, Zhonghua East Road, East District, Tainan City, 701

06-2376996

Kaohsiung City
Branch Name
Address
Phone Number

Free Time Gear
(Kaohsiung Dream Mall)

6F, No. 789, Zhonghua 5th Road, Qianzhen District, Kaohsiung City

07-9702368

Hualien City
Branch Name
Address
Phone Number

Icebreaker
(Hualien)

No. 76, Jianguo Road, Hualien City, 970

038-310327