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Summer (Apr-Dec)
Sunday 10 - 5
Monday 11 - 7
Tuesday 11 - 7
Wednesday 11 - 7
Thursday 11 - 7
Friday 11 - 7
Saturday 10 - 7

Winter (Jan-Mar)
Sunday 12 - 5
Monday 12 - 6
Tuesday 12 - 6
Wednesday 12 - 6
Thursday 12 - 6
Friday 12 - 6
Saturday 12 - 6

Limited parking available while you visit Pedal & Paddle at the rear entrance, accessed by Old Queen Alley.

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Shepherdstown Pedal & Paddle sign

Group Rides!

Pedal & Paddle hosts two group ride options starting from the shop every weekend. Please email Eddie to receive weekly e-mail updates as the ride routes and times vary based on the season and weather. Ride options include routes 30 to 50 miles and a more leisurely ride 10 to 15 miles.


National Bicycle Dealers Association

Best of the Best Bike shop
Voted Best Bike Shop for four years running:

Pedal & Paddle is a full service bike, kayak, and canoe shop providing sales, services, and rentals to locals and visitors since 2007, and is conveniently located at 115 W. German Street in downtown Shepherdstown.

We stock everything from kids' bikes and comfort bikes to recreational kayaks and life jackets. Our rental fleet includes mountain bikes, kids bikes, comfort bikes, and road bikes as well as a range of recreational kayaks and canoes complete with shuttle service for the nearby Potomac River.

Thank you to Our Terrain for donating their services to help us tell our story. View the full story on Our Terrain.

Who We Are

Owner and founder Eddie SampsonOwner and founder Eddie Sampson is a Northern Virginia native who visited Shepherdstown on a cycling trip in 2003 and fell in love with Shepherdstown and the surrounding area. He has been an avid cyclist since his college days and has always been an advocate of a lifestyle of fitness that is also fun. In 2007 he realized his lifelong dream of opening a shop promoting two of his favorite things - pedaling and paddling. He graduated from Radford University in 1983 with a Bachelors in Criminal Justice and currently balances his duties as shop owner with his job at the U.S. Capitol working under the Sergeant of Arms.

Hannah BeahmHannah Beahm is also a Northern Virginia native and assists in managing the shop. She is a graduate of George Mason University with Bachelors in Business Management and Accounting and has received her CPA accreditation in 2011. Hannah also has been an avid cyclist since she was a teenager and currently works at Golden Rule Builders in Fauquier County, Virginia.

Jamie StoneJamie Stone, a local Shepherdstown resident, is the head mechanic at Pedal & Paddle, with accreditations from the United Bicycle Institute as a Certified Bicycle Technician, Certified Advanced Wheel Builder, and Certified Technician in Suspension Technology. He is also certified by Serotta International Cycling Institute as a bicycle fitting professional. He has more than 10 years experience as a bicycle mechanic and when he isn't wrenching at the shop you can find him pursuing his passion for downhill mountain biking on the nearby trails.

Leslie CarterLeslie Carter is also a Shepherdstown local and a graduate from Shepherd University. On top of being a valuable team member at Pedal & Paddle, she volunteers with the National Park Service to assist with the C&O Canal and has a passion for preserving the local history and the environment.

Stop by
Shepherdstown Pedal & Paddle
for all your pedaling and paddling needs!

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