LL Cote Sports Center is One-Stop Shopping at its Finest Step through the doors of the LL Cote Sports Center in Errol and the first thing you might notice is the white moose. The handsome animal commands attention and is a hint that your shopping experience is going to be out of the ordinary.The 50,000-square-foot building begs to be explored. With eight departments and an extensive inventory, you’ll be hard pressed not to find what you need from the array of brand name products that stock the shelves, walls, display cases and floor space. The family-owned business has been in operation since 1986, when Louise and Luc Cote first opened a small sporting goods store at the intersection of Routes 16 and 26 in Errol. Through the years, the store has expanded and now their children Kristina and Shawn own the business. LL Cote has a fully stocked hunting department, with more than 1,000 firearms in stock, along with ammunition and gun safes. The archery department’s knowledgeable staff stands ready to answer questions or let you try out a bow at the indoor archery range. The store’s fishing department has all the equipment you’ll need to fish in all four seasons. Hunting and fishing licenses are available, too.The recreation department has expanded. Along with kayaks and camping equipment, LL Cote carries an extensive inventory of boots and shoes for all the family. Shoppers will also appreciate the wide array of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing and specialty items, including hunting clothes for the guys and gals from manufacturers like Browning, Scent Lock and Silent Predator, as well as clothing from brand names like Under Armour and Carhartt. Explore the gift shop to find a souvenir of your trip or a much needed household item. And because kids and pets are likely to be part of your travel plans, LL Cote has stocked the shelves with toys and pet supplies for these important members of the family. Gas up at the 24-hour pumps, shop in the convenience store, which houses a Subway restaurant, or find just what you need in the hardware store, with its full-service lumber yard.
“It’s the diversity of the store that makes it successful,” says Kristina Cote. “We have a large inventory and there is such a selection and variety. Many people who shop here say that they don’t have anything like it where they live.”Kristina notes that customers from Vermont, Maine and elsewhere appreciate the tax-free shopping. “We’re also at a crossroads for the second home market in Pittsburg and the Rangeley Lakes, and we see a lot of people from those areas.”Can’t get to the store? No problem. Visit LL Cote’s online store at llcote.com, where new items are added daily.The extensive inventory, brand name products, friendly staff and excellent customer service will keep you coming back once you discover this gem.LL Cote is open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: (603) 482-7777 or (800) 287-7700
Address: 25 Main St, Errol, NH 03579