Backwater Trading Company

4-6 Main Street

Edgartown, MA


© 2018 Backwater Trading Company. With a touch of Royal Blue.


back∙wa∙ter: (noun) a body of water that is out of the main current of a larger body.

Backwater Trading Company, established in 2008, is known for its eclectic, outdoor style. Our goal is to provide you with unique, quality clothing and gear that serves a function in your active life. 


We believe our authenticity captures the magic of the Island lifestyle that can be found only on Martha's Vineyard. 


Questions about your vacation experience on the Island? Our fun staff can tell you where to go fishing, paddle-boarding, hiking or where to wine and dine. Let us know what you need and we will keep you out of the main current.


Want to become a member of our team?!