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Johnson Hardware & Rental

Shop your lifestyle in one place.

Our remodeled showroom (once our family dairy barn) boasts over 25,000 sq. ft. of brand names stocked to the ceiling and includes an amazing selection of footwear, apparel, camping equipment, and toys. We’re also the largest retailer of Milwaukee tools in Vermont.  So if your looking for something to do or need a one-stop-solution for shopping come check us out, were confident you’ll say it was worth the trip to Johnson. 
We’re 30 minutes from Stowe, 60 minutes from Burlington, 15 minutes from Smugg's and located in the picturesque town of Johnson, Vermont. Come explore great restaurants, shopping, and access to the Long Trail and the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail.  Get Directions >
Our clothing department has grown over the years and evolved into a sprawling showroom of name brands and styles for every occasion, taste and family member. Combined with our footwear and camping departments it's like walking into any large outfitter or department store. 
Brands we represent include Under Armour, Carhartt, Patagonia, prAna, KUHL, Columbia, Toad & Co and more. Our inventory follows the seasons, always represents the latest in styles and fashions, and includes sizes for Men, Women and Kids. Infant sizes are limited to certain product lines.
Work Wear: Carhartt, high-visibility (hi vis), and flame resistant (FR) clothing. Heated apparel by Milwaukee.
Active Wear: Outer shells, jackets, fleece and layer systems.
Lifestyle: Fashion & casual styles
Hunting: We are stocked to the ceiling with shells, jackets, layers and more. Sizes & style for the entire family. View Hunting.
Head & Hand Wear: Gloves, mittens, hats and ear protection.
Accessories: Belts, socks and more.
Avoid the crowds and enjoy shopping locally in our charming family owned and recently renovated dairy barn offering over 25,000 sq. feet of merchandise to explore. Sign-up to receive mailings for exclusive offers and promotions. Joining has benefits.
  • Accessories
  • Activewear
  • Baselayers
  • Hoodies & Sweatshirts Outerwear
  • Pajamas
  • Dresses
  • Pants Shirts
  • Tops
  • Shorts
  • Skirts & Skorks Socks & Tights
  • Sweaters & Cardigans
  • Swimwear
  • Underwear Workwear
  • Onesies
  • Buntings      

Brands we represent include Keen, Keen Utility, Dansko, Merrell, BOGS, Kamik, Chippewa, Lacrosse, MUCK, SOREL, ASOLO, Georgia Boot, ROCKY, Under Armour, Timberland PRO, Birkenstock, Crocs, and more.  Our inventory follows the seasons, always represents the latest in styles and fashions, and includes sizes for Men, Women and Kids. Infant sizes are limited to certain product lines.

Work: We carry Timberland Pro, Keen Utility, and Chippewa work boots to keep you safe on the job.  Options include steel toe, composite toe, and soft toe boots, many of which have waterproof and/or slip-resistant features. 
Active: Hiking, cold weather, Thinsulate Insulation.
Lifestyle: Clogs, boots and always current with seasonal styles and selections for Men, Women, and Children.
Hunting: Popular and durable brands, wide selection of concealment footwear. Styles and sizes for Men, Women, and Youth. View Hunting.
Accessories: Socks, laces, toe warmers, electric boot/shoe dryers, water proofing, Micro/ Nano spikes and gaiters.
Avoid the crowds and enjoy shopping locally in our charming family owned and recently renovated dairy barn offering over 25,000 sq. feet of merchandise to explore. Sign-up to receive mailings for exclusive offers and promotions. Joining has benefits. 


Quality toys populate several isles with brand names spanning infant to youth. perfect for playing at home or gifts. Our Arts & Crafts department expands this offering even more, check it out! Sign-up to receive mailings.
  • Lego
  • Melissa & Doug
  • Crayola
  • Di-cast collectable for John Deere, CASE/International, CAT and more.
  • Bruder collectibles
  • Breyer collectibles
  • Schleich collectibles
  • ty collectibles
  • Ideal
  • Beach, pool toys and water toys
  • Dress-up clothing


Popular games bring families together and provide hours of enjoyment and interaction. Below is a small sample of what we stock. Be sure to browse our huge selection educational games and activities too.

  • Monopoly
  • Parcheesi
  • Risk
  • Clue
  • Scrabble
  • UNO
  • Pick-Up-Sticks
  • Cribbage



Browse a variety of puzzles for kids to adults. Many themes to choose from.

Start your adventure with Johnson Hardware & Rental.

Our location right off the Long Trail and close vicinity to other popular recreation areas has grown and evolved our camping & backpacking department into a true resource for outdoor enthusiasts. Combined with our apparel and footwear departments its like walking into any other large outfitter in Burlington. We carry brand name tents, sleeping systems, cookware and kitchen sets, fuel and stoves, safety and health kits, backpacks and hydration systems, dehydrated food and trail snacks, lighting solutions, gadgets & tools, and all the essential accessories required for a days adventure or a month on the trail. Sign-up to receive mailings
We hand select popular activities that enrich your child while they gain hands-on knowledge in popular developmental and learning themes. These also make for great gifts and are sure to captivate and occupy your kids for countless hours. Educational activities for infants and children. Sign-up to receive mailings

Educational Activities Include:

  • Science
  • Math
  • Spelling & Writing
  • Chemistry
  • Astrology
  • Geography
  • Nature
  • Dinosaurs
  • History
  • Motor skill development
  • Cognitive skill development

Brands include:

  • Thames & Kosmos
  • Kids First
  • Green Science
  • KidzLabs
  • Mecho
  • ​Little labs

Gear, Apparel and Footwear for Men, Women, & Youth.

Vermont is a sportsman’s paradise and generations of locals and visitors have depended on us for their gear, apparel, and essentials. We stock items for archery, rifle, camo & high visibility apparel, ammo, fishing tackle, lures, and a variety of great accessories. Don't forget our massive apparel, footwear, and camping departments expand our offering even more. Why go into Burlington when you can get it right here in Johnson!
Kids & Adults visit the online Vermont Hunter Safety Course and don't forget to complete your course work in order to get your license. Sign-up to receive mailings
Municipalities and contractors around Vermont depend on Johnson Hardware & Rentals to have in-stock the tools and materials they need when they need it. Chances are we've got everything you require for home improvement or large commercial projects. Check out our Rental Department while your here, we have a full line of light and heavy equipment ready to be delivered to your home or job site. Sign-up to receive mailings



We carry commercial and non-commercial grade power equipment from manufactures you can depend on. 
  • ECHO Outdoor Power Equipment
  • Pressure Washers
  • Rinnai Heaters


We carry many other lines of hand and power tools as well along with all the essentials like blades, bits, and accessories.
  • Irwin
  • Empire
  • Oregon


With Valspar, the right color can change everything.
For over 200 years Valspar has been helping people connect to the power of color. During that time, our dedication to helping you find your perfect fit has led us to become one of the most recognized paint and coating brands in the world. Sign-up to receive mailings



Today, Cabot manufactures the industry's broadest line of quality interior and exterior wood stains, protective wood finishes and surface preparation products for both residential and commercial applications. We have a product for every wood project you will consider – for every style and every taste.
Cabot offers only the finest quality products that treat your wood surfaces with the greatest respect – products specially formulated to work together as a system to ensure beautiful long-lasting results.



Our Paint & Stain Department is well stocked with all the essentials and accessories needed. We even have staging and lifts available in RENTAL's for those hard to reach projects.
Everything you expect to find in a large hardware store we carry. Additional inventory supports Municipalities, Maple Syrup Producers, and Contractors including popular and hard to find items. Sign-up to receive mailings


  • Heating
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical
  • Sugering
  • Drainage
  • LP / Propane Gas
  • Auto / trailer
Supplies for horses, goats, sheep, cows, and poultry. Also a range of supplies for maintaining the farmyard. While your here check out our other departments for work apparel and footwear.

  • Feeding and water stations for poultry and birds
  • Fencing, chargers (solar and standard), and supplies
  • Nutrition and health
  • Worming and vet care supplies
  • Feed and nutrition
  • Footwear and apparel
Professional or novice green thumb, home owner or retailer, our Garden Department provides a great selection of items to plant your garden and keep it thriving, protect it from pests, and putting it on your shelf for later consumption. Keep in mind our apparel and footwear departments offer great solutions for keeping you comfortable while working the land. Walk over to the Farm Department for fencing and other resources to keep pests and critters out. Sign-up to receive mailings
  • Tools for lawn and garden
  • Grow lights and booths
  • Seasonal inventory
  • Soil, fertilizer, planters and pots
  • Pest control and sprayers
  • Netting, fencing, and edging
  • Watering supplies and accessories
  • Seeds, bulbs and signage
  • Canning supplies
  • Garden ornaments and decor
Our pet department is expansive and covers what most people would consider a pet including dogs, cats, fish, ferrets, turtles, amphibians, hamsters, rabbits, parrots, wild birds and more. Below is a sample of popular items and accessories you can expect to find. Sign-up to receive mailings
  • Grooming supplies
  • Toys
  • Beds and bedding
  • Stain and odor remover
  • Leashes, runs, and collars
  • Treats, moist and dry food
  • Nutrition and health
  • Tanks / terrariums heaters, parts and accessories
  • Water treatment and chemicals 
  • Bug, flea, tick and worm protection
  • Bowls for home and travel
  • Safely and protection
  • Poop scoopers
  • Bird feeders, seed and supplies
  • Pet gates and doors
A wide range of materials and craft projects for children, students and artists can be found covering a variety of mediums, ages and creative endeavors.  Sign-up to receive mailings
  • Watercolor, tempera, acrylic, and oil painting materials
  • Drawing materials
  • Paint by number kits
  • Brushes
  • Paints
  • Colored pencils
  • Drawing and painting paper pads
  • Clay
  • Yarn / weaving kits and supplies
  • Paper mache
  • Wood crafts
  • Crayons, markers, and chalk
  • Spirograph
Fun in the sun or indoors, lawn, water or snow sports, we have your activity covered with key items and accessories. Sign-up to receive mailings
  • Soccer
  • Hockey
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Lacrosse
  • Volleyball
  • Disc golf
  • Darts
  • Table Tennis
  • Horseshoes
  • Bocci
  • Washers
  • Badminton
  • Bean Bag Toss
  • Tetherball
  • Golf Toss
  • Darts
  • Bike accessories, parts, carriers and helmets
  • Floaties & tubes
  • Beach & pool toys