This year Benge’s Shoes, the oldest shoe store in Colorado, celebrates 100 years on Main Street. A mainstay in downtown Grand Junction is not stuffy or conservative establishment despite its venerated history. It’s stylish, colorful and vibrant shop specializing in comfort without sacrificing style. Staying on top of fashion trends in the finest of footwear and offering “Top Notch” customer service is testament to the business’ longevity and success.
Grandfather, Bertrand Benge, founded the store in 1911. Son, Harry Benge devoted 54 years of service and smiles to the stores loyal customers. Still a family business, the shoe store is now owned by Grandson Bruce Benge. Bruce took over the operation in 1975 and continues today. These great men have had great women by their sides; Elsie, Marietta and now Vicki.
Through out our 100 years there have been many fantastic employees. We are blessed to have had our girls for many years. Our ‘extended Family’ makes Benge’s Shoes a shopping experience to remember with pleasure. We offer our thank you to all for our success.
Our current brand offerings include Dansko, Keen, Beautifeel, Wolky, Pikolinos, New Balance, Miz Mooz, Mephisto and Haflinger and that’s just to mention a few of our amazing shoes.