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Offline Stein

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North Sound bow shop
« on: August 07, 2017, 06:02:40 AM »
Hey, after watching way too many archery elk videos I am looking at giving it a try next year.

I shot a bow in Boy Scouts about thirty years ago and had a recurve I found in the neighbor's garbage on the way to school which is my sum total experience.  I also have a nine year old son that loves shooting his $20 Cabelas special that would be fun to get into it more as well.

I am looking for a solid shop that can get us into a decent first setup, hopefully with a decent selection of used bows as well as at least a place to shoot if not classes or a league.

I see there is Riverside in Mt Vernon, Cabelas and Van Winkles in Everett, any suggestions on where we should go?  We live in Arlington.

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Re: North Sound bow shop
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2017, 06:12:10 AM »
Riverside's impressed me with their service, selection and lessons offered.
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Re: North Sound bow shop
« Reply #2 on: August 07, 2017, 06:20:15 AM »
Another vote for Riverside...guys were very helpful and pleasant to deal with!
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Re: North Sound bow shop
« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2017, 07:53:50 PM »
Riverside is great but a bit of a haul. Consider Nock Point in Shoreline.

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Re: North Sound bow shop
« Reply #4 on: September 17, 2017, 08:03:01 PM »
Bought my first bow from Riverside and was very happy with the service.  They took a good amount of time getting the bow fitted, letting me shoot it, and try a couple different releases.  I was a total noob, but I left there feeling like I got exactly what I was looking for, and didn't get oversold.

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Re: North Sound bow shop
« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2017, 08:10:50 PM »
Riverside's impressed me with their service, selection and lessons offered.

Same here.  :tup:
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Re: North Sound bow shop
« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2017, 08:22:35 PM »
I've bought a used compound and a new samick sage from Riverside. They do all my work. Also check out Silver arrow Bowmen archery club  for a great cheap place to shoot. RIVERSIDE takes care of its customers and supports Silver Arrow Archery Bow Club
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Re: North Sound bow shop
« Reply #7 on: September 17, 2017, 08:48:15 PM »
Riverside. Nuf said

 

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