As of Oct 28, 2017, the company operated 719 Dick’s stores in 47 states, 98 Golf Galaxy stores in 32 states and 35 Field & Stream stores in 13 states.

In 2016, the company added 32 net Dick's stores, added 18 net Golf Galaxy stores, and added 8 net Field & Stream stores. In the first nine months of fiscal 2017, the company opened 43 new DICK'S Sporting Goods stores, 8 new Field & Stream stores, and 7 net new Golf Galaxy stores. During fiscal 2017, the company expects to open 43 new Dick's stores, 9 Golf Galaxy stores, 8 Field & Stream locations, and to relocate 7 Dick's stores. The Field & Stream openings will be in the combo format and will be largely adjacent to new or relocated Dick's stores.

All stores are leased, with Initial lease terms generally for 10 to 15 years, and most leases contain multiple 5-year renewal options and rent escalation provisions. The company generally selects a new store site 9 to 18 months before its opening.

Stores are primarily located in shopping centers in regional shopping areas, as well as in freestanding locations and regional malls. The primary prototype for Dick's is a single-level store of approximately 50,000 square feet, while the company also has a prototype two-level store of approximately 80,000 sq ft for certain trade areas, and a smaller-market model that is approximately 35,000 to 40,000 sq ft. In most Dick's stores, approximately 83% of store space is used for selling space and approximately 17% is used for backroom storage, receiving and office space. The current Golf Galaxy prototype store is a single-level store that generally ranges from 13,000 to 18,000 sq ft, and also has a prototype store of approximately 35,000 sq ft. The current prototype Field & Stream store is a "combo" prototype which are adjacent to Dick's stores and operate on the same property with a pass-through for customers.

Store growth9.0%7.6%6.8%8.1%7.2%6.8%
Total gross square feet (M)41,90039,27136,70434,24631,62129,579
Total gross square feet growth8.0%7.0%7.2%8.3%6.9%7.2%
Avg store gross sq ft49,20049,30049,50049,30049,30049,400
Avg store gross sq ft growth-0.9%-0.5%0.4%0.2%-0.3%0.4%