Avalon GS Cruise

Avalon GS Cruise

Avalon Pontoons

Avalon Pontoons

NauticStar 243 DC

NauticStar 243 DC
Avalon Pontoon Boats

Avalon Pontoon Boats

Offering superior value since 1972, Avalon pontoon boats provide ideal enjoyment for family and group outings.

Honda Marine

Honda Marine

Honda introduced the first 4-stroke outboard engine in America more than 40 years ago. Back then, we were ahead of our time. Today, we're still leading the way in engineering innovations and precision manufacturing. From the BF2.3 to the BF250, Honda outboards deliver best-of-class features across the line.



Pontoon boats are perfect for spending the day with friends and family. With its comfort and quality construction, the beauty of the Qwest Adventure is its easy adaptability.

NauticStar Deck Boats

NauticStar Deck Boats

NauticStar Boats are manufactured with the highest design, engineering and construction standards. Their state-of-the-art plant is second to none when it comes to processes and their staff takes pride in making sure quality and attention to detail are top priority.

Lou Wendell Marine Sales storefront

Lou Wendell Marine Sales on the river

Welcome to Lou Wendell Marine Sales

The largest marine dealer in the state of West Virginia and the largest Avalon Pontoon dealership in the United States, 2012. Lou Wendell offers a full line of outboards featuring:

  • Honda
  • Yamaha
  • Mercury
  • Mercruiser outdrives

Our Services

At Lou Wendell Marine, we have a full-service 5-bay garage and a staff of technicians trained and certified in all types of marine vehicles with more than 250 years combined experience in boating and marine service.

Our services include:

  • Boat winterization
  • Dock and Slip Rentals - Covered slips available
  • Full Service Maintenance
  • Marine Parts & Accessories

Where To Find Us

We’re located on the water at 1st Avenue just before the St. Albans / Nitro bridge behind C&O Motors in St. Albans, WV.

From Charleston
Turn off of MacCorkle Ave onto 5th Street. Take the last left onto 1st Avenue and we’re located on your right.

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Lou Wendell Marine Sales and Service

418 1st Avenue St. Albans, WV 25177

Tel: 304-722-7144
Toll Free: 1-800-924-0738
Fax: 304-722-7146