About West Marine

West Marine was founded in 1968 by Randy Repass in Sunnyvale, California selling nylon rope from Repass’ garage. After acquiring assets from West Products in 1977, the company changed its name to West Marine Products, Inc. The company currently offers more than 75,000 products online, in stores and via mail order catalog.

West Marine sells its products through different categories – such as Anchor and Docking, Boats, Motors and Parts, Electrical, Electronics & Navigation, Fishing, Paddling, sailing etc. One can find an extensive range of anchoring, docking and mooring tools and equipment at the store, which includes mooring buoys, boat cleats and fenders, anchor packages etc. They also sell wiring components, batteries, electrical distribution, lighting equipment and chargers. All your hiking and trekking needs such as gears, cookware, luggage etc. is also taken care of at this store. There are also different sections which offers foul weather Gear, shoes, accessories and clothing for men and women. Various equipment for water sports are also available.