Originally Posted by overlyworked
I agree that you should buy locally whenever possible. For every dollar spent locally $0.45 stays in your community verses just $0.14 at a big box retailer.
The thread was for the least expensive ONLINE STORE
. You can't always by local due to geography, such as the person in Vegas or someone out in the sticks. The availability of goods is also a factor sometimes your local vendor does not have what you need. Consumerism such as life is a balance and neither are perfect.
By the way I live in SLC so Backcountry is local for me.