the big muddy pyramid

The fact that a fishing store sits in a pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee is the result of a bet Bass Pro Shops owner Johnny Morris made with some of his friends back in 2005. While trying to catch some catfish, their eyes were caught by the huge glass triangle at the bank of the Mississippi River. ‘I’ll open up a store in that behemoth when I hook a 30 pounder today’, is what Morris said. And so it happened that 10 years later an ‘Only in America’ shopping, eating, shooting, lounging and sleeping experience opened its doors in The Big Muddy…click here for the full article published in AmericA Magazine’s spring 2020 edition