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10 Best Archery Outfitters in and Around Rhode Island

By Jeremy Perkins

10 Best Archery Outfitters in and Around Rhode Island

Boasting several different facilities and events, archers in the Ocean State and its surrounding areas enjoy bow hunting and practicing archery. You can practice in one of the many indoor archery ranges, shoot at paper targets, or play virtual shooting games to hone your aim. Plus, find tons of great archery products from makers like TenPoint, Bowtech, Mission, and more. So let's take aim and fire at the top 10 best archery outfitters in and around Rhode Island 

1. Big Bear Hunting and Firearms, Glocester, RI

At Big Bear, get used rifles, shotguns, handguns muzzleloaders, and BB guns, as well as Barnett, Parker, and TenPoint bows and Wicked Twisted bowstrings. Plus they will fit you to a bow, cut and fletch arrows, or fix your bow or crossbow.  And find archery accessories such as broadheads, arrows, targets, fletch glue, mechanical releases, rests, sites and more.

2. Fin and Feather Outfitters, North Kingstown, RI

Fin and Feather Outfitters is a family owned and operated outdoors store specializing in archery, guns, and fly fishing. F&F is an authorized dealer for Bowtech, Hoyt, TenPoint, Bear, Trophy Ridge, and QAD bows and archery supplies. Plus, you will find a knowledgeable staff, fly fishing lessons, archery lessons, and a complete bow setup and tuning service.

3. Hope Valley Bait and Tackle, Wyoming, RI

Hope Valley sells archery supplies, guns, salt, and freshwater fishing licenses. The store may be small, but it is chock-o-block full of gear and supplies.  Plus the staff is friendly and helpful, and you will find bows from Mathews and Mission as well as finding bow tuning and restringing services. 

4. Trader Jan’s Archery Pro-Shop, Fall River, MA

Trader Jan's Archery Pro-Shop specializes in archery so you can rest assured knowing your next archery adventure will be successful. Find sights, stabilizers, strings, silencers, back and bow quivers, arm guards, finger tabs, shooting gloves, arrows, and more. Plus get traditional and youth archery bows, and practice your sport in Jan’s indoor 40-yard archery range.

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5. XSpot Archery, South Attleboro, MA

Established in 2009, XSpot is family owned and operated, and they pride themselves on competitive pricing. Find bows by Elite and PSE, aluminum and fiberglass arrows, stings, recurves, glue, and more. Plus, sign up for lessons, group-shoots, or to use their shooting range.

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6. Tangy’s Archery Lanes, Warwick, RI

Opened in 1979, Tangy’s is locally owned and operated by James and Heather Dean. They are NFAA members and have also held offices in the RIFAA. Plus, they have been teaching archery now for over 40 years and offer 26 lanes of 20-yard target shooting and 3D shooting with McKenzie animal targets. Find products from Martin, PSE, and Oneida.  

7. Buckley Family Archery, Fall River, MA

At Buckley, they believe that archery is a family sport, and they offer classes & private instruction, archery instructor certification classes, bow sales & service, bow tuning & repair, custom arrows, outdoor clinics using our equipment and portable targets, etc. Find products from Parker, Lancaster, and more.

8. Reedy’s Archery, Middleborough, MA

Owned by Chris Reed since 1993, this archery shop guarantees high-quality, personalized service and customer satisfaction. Choose from their impressive selection of the latest in high-quality bows and other equipment. You’ll find over 300 bows in stock. When you buy a bow from Reedy’s, they’ll help you set it up and get started. 

9. Traditional Archery Supply, Whitman, MA

At Traditional Archery Supply, they are the purveyors of arrows, targets, quivers, armguards, shooting gloves, and more. Find bows for the expert or the beginner and brands like Fedora, Navajo, and more. 

10. Ace Archers, Inc., Foxboro, MA

Ace Archers’ specialization is Olympic recurve archery equipment, whether that’s beginner bows and gear to custom orders from the most renowned companies in the world. It doesn’t matter if you’re just starting out or looking for something in particular, Ace Archers has it. Find brands such as Hoyt, PSE, Victory, and more. 

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