Bait-shops in Grand Traverse and Leelanau Counties

Grand Traverse main fishing lakes are Long Lake for walleyes and smallmouth bass. Duck and Green Lake for bass and pike., with lots of smelt being caught on Green Lake in the winter. Leelanau County main lakes are Lake Leelanau for walleye and smallmouth bass, Big Glen and Small Glen for perch and trout. One of the Greatest king salmon fisheries is off the North Manitou “crib” in July and August. Leelanau County also has the Sleeping Bear National Park which is a must see if you are in the area. Grand Traverse County has the two bays East and West which are boaters paradise, with the meeting place at Power Island on West Bay. Also a Great lake trout fishery in May and June, with the salmon showing up in late July and August.

963 Hammond Rd. Traverse City, Mi 49684
231-946-5633

Has a full line of Bait and tackle

11690 S. Lacore St.
Empire, MI 49630
231-326-5433
 

Has a full line of minnows and tackle

Havens’ Interlochen Party Store

2614 M-137, Interlochen, MI 49643

(231) 276-3351

Has a full line of bait and tackle

228 E. State St. Fife Lake, MI

(231) 879-3341 

They have crawlers and worms in the summer, they will handle minnows in the winter

5914 S. Ray Street Glen Arbor Mi 49636
231-334-3872

Handles crawlers and worms, has full line of tackle

Roadside Minnows

8041 S. Good harbor Trl. Cedar, Mi 49621

231-954-5229

Roadside minnows

 
85 W Philip St
Lake Leelanau, Michigan 49653
(231) 994-2108

minnow and tackle

Ryan Johnston‎ on Houghton Lake


37 in 13lbs caught yesterday
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Ryan Johnston‎ on Houghton Lake 
37 in 13lbs caught yesterday

Nice Lake Michigan Brown Trout

Of all the brown trout we caught last week in Milwaukee, this one was my favorite. My wonderful wife Jordyn Lindner’s first ever brown! #browntown
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Nice Lake Michigan Brown Trout
Of all the brown trout we caught last week in Milwaukee, this one was my favorite. My wonderful wife Jordyn Lindners first ever brown! #browntown

 

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Nice

Nice catch!!!!!

nice fish way to go good job

Sweet!

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Tommy Green

That is a beautiful brown,

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Buc's Northern Michigan Fishing Report

Lyman’s Weekly big pike winners. Peyton Rieger (6) from Roscommon won the kids’ division with a healthy 30 1/2" northern caught on the north shore of Houghton Lake using a tip-up with an emerald shiner. Ryan Johnston from Houghton Lake won the adult division with his 37" catch. Ryan was on the south shore using an emerald shiner on a tip-up. Each wins a tip-up and are eligible for the year-end grand prizes. Great catches! See MoreSee Less

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2 days ago

Buc's Northern Michigan Fishing Report

The discount table is back and bigger than ever! We’ve pulled more old stock from storage and brought in thousands of new discontinued and close-out items. Everything under $5! Crank baits, spoons, spinners, plastics, crawler harnesses, weights, hooks, jigs and big lake gear can all be found at 25-90% OFF!

New items arriving weekly.
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Kaleb Roll maybe your dad needs a shopping trip lol

Steven Taylor we should go fish white lake this week and hit this up!