Fishing Tackle and Bait Shops in Algoma

Where to buy fishing gear, tackle, hand-tied flies, live bait and clothing.

Here is a list of fishing tackle and bait shops in Ontario's Algoma Country for live bait, lures and hand-tied flies, or fishing guide services. Find fishing trips in Algoma Country at

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Bruce Mines

Jerry's Live Bait & Rock Shop
1672 Centre Line Road Bruce Mines ON P0R 1C0
PH: 705-785-3868

Fish Tales Bait & Tackle
1 Lorne Street Bruce Mines ON P0R 1C0
PH: 705-221-0149


Home Hardware
7 Birch Street W Chapleau ON P0M 1K0
PH: 705-864 -1030

Echo Bay

Tru Bite Tackle & Snags
763 Lakeview Road Echo Bay ON P0S 1C0
PH: 705-248-2258

Goulais River

Goulais River Country Store
Hwy 17 N Goulais River ON P0S 1E0
PH: 705-649-3811

Timberland General Store
Hwy 17 N Goulais River ON P0S 1E0
PH: 705-649-3200


Typer's Live Bait
800 Front Street Hearst ON P0L 1N0
PH: (705) 362-4828

Hilton Beach

Hilton Beach Tourist Park
3020 Bowker Street Hilton Beach, ON P0R 1G0
PH: 705-246-2586

Mississauga First Nation

Ty’s Smoke House & Supplies
3 Village Road Mississauga First Nation ON P0R 1B0
PH: 705-849-6451

Iron Bridge

Bait Shop
17 Chiblow Lake Road Iron Bridge ON P0R 1H0
PH: 705-843-0446

St. Joseph Island

Kentvale Country General Store
721 K Line Road Jocelyn ON P0R 1J0
PH: 705-246-2002

Sault Ste. Marie

Hi-Way Variety Outfitters
25 Trunk Road Unit 1 Sault Ste. Marie ON P6A 3S2
PH: 705-946-3737

The Trading Post
1332 Great Northern Road Sault Ste. Marie ON P6A 5K7
PH: 705-759-4518

Great Lakes Outfitters
162 Old Garden River Road Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 5A8
PH: 705-253-2361
Formerly Joe's Sports and Surplus, Great Lakes Outfitters is now the iconic shop that is the city's go-to outdoor supply store. Fishing and ice fishing supplies: tackle, rods and reels, apparel, ice huts.

Redwood Sportfishing Charters (Guided Charter Service)
Sault Ste. Marie ON
PH: 705-941-8272
A fully equipped professional fishing experience on the St. Marys River for Pacific salmon (King, Pink, Coho) and Atlantic salmon. Guiding for Brook Trout also available. Charterboat seats up to 4 persons comfortably.

Tyler Dunn Guiding (Guide Services both Fly Fishing and Gear)
Sault Ste. Marie ON
PH: 705-206-0984
Unique, personal fishing adventures throughout the Algoma region including St. Marys River, Lake Superior and inland lakes for species of trout, walleye, salmon, muskie, small and largemouth bass, steelhead and other species of fish. Boat, kayak and wade fishing available.

Angling Algoma (Guide Services both Fly Fishing and Gear)
Sault Ste. Marie ON
PH: 705-943-5286
Half-day, full-day and group trip rates available for a variety of freshwater species: large and smallmouth bass, northern pike and muskie. Want to learn how to fish? Instructional lessons are also available to book.

Black Fox Fishing
Sault Ste. Marie ON
PH: (705) 255-0458

MonkWorks Fishing
Sault Ste. Marie ON
PH: 647-472-1645
Walleye expeditions, overnight Burbot ice fishing trips

Canadian Tire Corporation
200 McNabb Street Sault Ste. Marie ON P6B 1Y4
PH: 705-949-0770


Junction Tackle Company
PH: 705-971-2318

Tunnel Lake Trading Post & Motel
6274 Hwy 129 Thessalon ON P0R 1L0
PH: 705-841-2508


Superior Coast Outfitters
14 Broadway Ave Wawa ON P0S 1K0
PH: 705-618-6778

Young's General Store
111 Mission Road Wawa ON P0S 1K0
PH: 705-856-2626
Carries fishing tackle and bait including locally made Junction Tackle Company lures. They are also hunting export permit issuers.

White River

Ed's Live Bait
324 Superior Street White River ON P0M 3G0
PH: 807-822-1281


General Outdoor Store
57 Spanish Street Spanish ON P0P 2A0
PH: 705-846-2442

Mississagi Valley - Hwy 129

Tunnel Lake Trading Post
6274 ON-129 Thessalon ON P0R 1L0
PH: 705-841-2508

Garden River

Ben's Bait & Tackle
PH: 705-946-6334

Algoma Mills

LLR Bait and Tackle
1479B Ontario 17 Algoma Mills ON P0R 1A0
PH: 705-849-0007

About Rob LaRue

I'm a staff writer for Algoma Country and enjoy the great outdoors Algoma has to offer. Our beautiful region has everything you need for a true outdoor adventure: fishing and hunting, epic touring routes and breathtaking outdoors.

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