Bait Shops in Wexford and Missaukee County

Wexford County is the highest altitude in the lower peninsula with great mushrooming and fantastic fishing in Lake Mitchell and Lake Cadillac. They both offer walleye, perch, crappie northern pike, musky, and large-smallmouth bass. Missaukee County has Lake . Missaukee with great pike, bass and walleye fishing also a crappie and bluegill hotspot. The lake is 2000 acres and is surrounded by the second largest sand beach in Michigan. With many streams and creeks it is a brook trout haven but the locals are very tight lip about the beaver dams that hold the brookies.

Pilgrims Village

181 S. Lake Michell, Cadillac, Mi 49601


Full line of bait and tackle

 Miller’s Corner

6991 West Jennings Road, Lake City, Mi


Full line of bait and tackle

Thirlby Auto & Sporting Goods

33 W. Mesick Ave. Mesick, MI 49668


Full line of bait and tackle

Next Door Food Store

88 N. Morey Street Lake City,Mi 49651


Full line of bait and tackle

A&L Trading Post
130 North Main St. Lake City, Mi 49651

Worms, crawlers and tackle

Nate’s Country Store

 10522 N Hodenpyle Dam Rd
Mesick, MI 49668



Worms and crawlers

1749 N. Boulevard, Cadillac, MI 49601


Worms and crawlers