Our Founders

In 1992 Ann and Peter O'Leary chose a different path.They left city life behind and opened an old timey general store in Chimney Rock, North Carolina.Their one-year-old yellow Labrador became the store's mascot and spokes-person and Bubba O'Leary's General Store was born.


Step back in time and discover a simpler way to shop for everything from candies, collectibles and preserves to souveniers, gifts & clothing from major brands you know and trust.
Nestled in the Charming town of Chimney Rock is a quaint village know as Hickory Nut Gorge - Home to Bubba's General Store & Outfitters which sits tucked
at the base of Chimney Rock State Park. Come visit us here in Western North Carolina along with 40 quaint shops and restaurants.
Home town hospitality is what you will find along with treasures from local artisans and memories of a time gone by.


We offer a wide selection of top rated clothing and accessories for men, women and children. From rugged outerware to charming children's socks and caps.
Cozy, functional and fashionable merchandise, our wide selection will delight you.

Top Rated Name Brands

We carry several top rated brands you know and love in a variety of clothing and accessories.

The North Face
Columbia Sportswear

Local Attractions

Chimney Rock State Park
Lake Lure, NC
Hickory Nut Gorge

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