Grassroots Member, Lillie Gilbert Releases New Book

Lillie Gilbert, Owner of Wild River Outfitters, has released her fourth book with Co-Author Vickie Shufer, Wild River Guide to Coastal Waterways from Corolla to Cape Henry.

Virginia Beach, VA, — Lillie Gilbert, Owner of Wild River Outfitters, has released her fourth book with Co-Author Vickie Shufer, Wild River Guide to Coastal Waterways from Corolla to Cape Henry. The pair have been local paddling experts in the Chesapeake region for over 30 years. Waterways that are explored and described in this book include Currituck Sound, Knotts Island Bay, Back Bay and its tributaries, Virginia Beach Oceanfront and the Lynnhaven River and its tributaries.

To read more about Lillie and her amazing career, please visit Wild River Outfitters

About Wild River Outfitters
Wild River Outfitters grew from backyard boat sales in 1976 with one employee, R.E.B. Stewart, to the incorporated storefront it is today. In 1979 R.E.B. asked paddlers Lillie Gilbert and Nancy Andrews if they wanted to become business partners as the little business grew. Along with hiker Bud Franklin, the 4 partners incorporated in 1980. Although we have grown over the years, our passion for the outdoors has never changed. We maintain the highest integrity in our business dealings and have a great reputation, nationwide. Give us a chance to help you enjoy the outdoors and encourage responsible stewardship of our environment. Lillie is the only original member of the group still employed by WRO.

About Grassroots Outdoor Alliance
The Grassroots Outdoor Alliance is a group of independent outdoor shops dedicated to the sustainability of the specialty outdoor channel and the quality of the outdoor enthusiast's experience. We stand together to help facilitate a market for performance-oriented, revolutionary products, create a unified marketing presence for high quality, local outdoor specialists, local events and help protect and sustain the quality and access to the environment on a local, national and global level.


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