Appomattox River Company has been a long time supporter of mine. You will not find a more knowledgeable staff anywhere in the region. From their flagship Farmville location to the Richmond and Hampton stores, ARC is my hometown paddlesports location. ARC carries just about anything that you could ever need on the water, if they don’t have it now, they can get it. For the angler who has what they need, ARC’s blog, seminars, and demos will keep you abreast of the latest and greatest. Check em out!
Oceans East is the only logical spot to shop for bait and tackle in Tidewater VA. For those in the area, Oceans is a common spot amongst anglers to meet, check out the latest and greatest tackle, and come up with game plans for the following trips. With a staff that is comprised of outdoorsmen and individuals dedicated to your success I will guarantee that you will not find another tackle shop in the area that compares.
Wild River Outfitters is a Virginia Beach establishment. At WRO not only will you find the paddling, backpacking, and outdoor technology that other locations may not have, you will find a sales staff that has put those gadgets to the test.
Great Outdoor Provision Company is a newcomer to Virginia Beach. With an established business model in North Carolina, GOPC carries most anything outdoors. They have become my go to spot for fly tying material and swag. In a central location in VB, you are minutes away from Lynnhaven, the Oceanfront and some of the best freshwater VB has to offer.