Forestdale Bait and Tackle offers a wide selection of gear for fishing the local waters, both fresh and saltwater.  We feature rods, reels, and rod and reel combos for every level of fisherman and the lures and terminal tackle (hooks, sinkers, bobbers, etc.)  that go with them.  We stock a wide range of products from major manufacturers Shimano, Okuma, Penn, Rapala, Storm, Berkley, Yozuri, Gary Yamamoto, Thomas, Acme, etc, and a  selection of items from local craftsmen such as Gibbs Lures, The Lonely Angler, Roberts Lures and Line Stretcher Tackle.  We also carry accessories needed to fill out a tackle box and a selection of hats, t-shirts and other items of local interest. 

Our selection of bait includes:

Freshwater-  
 Live Shiners- small
 Live Shiners- medium
 Nightcrawler worms
 Earthworms
 Mealworms

Saltwater-
 Mackerel
 Sea Herring
 Squid 
 Sea Clams
 Pogies (fresh when available)
 Seaworms
 Live Eels

Linespooling service..with both monofilament and braided line options..is also available.

Kayak Rentals - We have a small fleet of kayaks (Heritage Featherlites) available for rent.
Rental Rates-
$10/hr. or $30 for 24 hrs. 
(Includes paddle and life vest)


Whether you are heading down to a local pond or chasing stripers out on the Sound, we have everything you need to make it a memorable day on the water. We hope to see you soon!