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Nocona Athletic Goods Company - Factory Tour

105 Clay St, Nocona, TX 76255-2101
+1 940-825-3327
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This small manufacturing plant creates excellent quality baseball gloves for both pro and amateur ball players.

I recently took a tour of Nocona Athletic Goods in Nocona, TX which is 120 miles northwest of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
James M
Best tour ever

Fascinating, up close, and personal tour of how the only baseball glove made in America is... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Carol H
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Arlington, TX
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2 weeks ago
“This small manufacturing plant creates excellent quality baseball gloves for both pro and amateur ball players.”
12 Jul 2016
“Best tour ever”
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105 Clay St, Nocona, TX 76255-2101
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+1 940-825-3327
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently took a tour of Nocona Athletic Goods in Nocona, TX which is 120 miles northwest of Dallas. This small company manufactures amazing baseball gloves and catcher mitts from leather and is the last remaining U.S. company who still makes these excellent quality gloves....More

Thank James M
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Fascinating, up close, and personal tour of how the only baseball glove made in America is manufactured. All baseball fans should do this.

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Rode trip I've wanted to make for years. Finally made time in family schedule to travel from Dallas to Nacona. Thoroughly enjoyed the tour and seeing some history of the Nacona gloves. Nice selection of gloves in factory store. Wish they had bats and balls...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 8 May 2016

The tour gets you up close and personal with the entire process. Everyone in the facility was happy and talked with our small group. They really are proud of the gloves they make. They were also making a small run of Lodge cast iron pan...More

Thank D H
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Late last year I bought my granddaughter the best (and most expensive) fastpitch softball glove made - the Nokona Elite X2. Last week, I drove to Nocona for the factory tour to see how the glove is made. Much to my dismay, the factory was...More

Thank CoolPapaGreen
Reviewed 19 June 2014

What a great experience! We watched how a baseball glove is made, starting with the leather hides and going all the way through packing and shipping. The process is pretty complicated, with many steps and machines--and the skill of a lot of people. The factory...More

1  Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 1 July 2013

The tour took about 45 minutes and was given by the production manager. He led us through all the steps of making a hand-made baseball glove, from choosing the leather to sewing and lacing, and the final "breaking-in". A very enjoyable and instructional tour for...More

3  Thank texasrepublichistory
Reviewed 23 April 2012

This is the last American made/manufactured ball glove in the WORLD! These guys made Nolan Ryan's very first ball glove.

1  Thank pperryman321
Reviewed 13 March 2012

A must stop. The field of dreams comes alive as you see the manafacturing of base ball gloves. Suddenly you can see them on the hands of your favorite players. What an opportunity to order one for son or grandson.

2  Thank VentureTexas
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