The Crazy One-Of-A-Kind Store You’ll Only Find In Utah
If you’ve ever driven north of Ogden along I-15, you’ve certainly seen Smith and Edwards. It’s an absolutely huge store with an even bigger yard around it, and it’s an adventure waiting for you to explore.
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Smith and Edwards is a family-owned business that got its start in 1947 when Bert Smith and Lawrence Edwards started selling military surplus out of Bert’s backyard. Take a look at this video posted on YouTube by Smith and Edwards – it gives you a tour of the store.
Have you shopped at Smith and Edwards? What’s your favorite thing about this store? We love to hear your feedback and opinions.
If you’re really in the mood for exploration, take our Budget Road Trip – it includes attractions in Ogden, Brigham City and Logan – you can add Smith and Edwards to your itinerary!
Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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