If you are looking for unique clothing items, including Christmas gowns, then scout out stores before the sales begin.
I'll take you up to the mountain to scout out a safe trail.
They were supposed to get up early so that Alex could help her scout out a trail before church.
We'd better get up if we're going to scout out that trail before we go to church.
Carmen was telling Katie about the new customers and mentioned that the morning storm had interrupted their plans to scout out a trail.