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9 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in Nevada

By Ian-Spiegel Blum

9 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in Nevada

Nevada is one of the most gorgeous states in the union, with beautiful fishing destinations sprinkled throughout. Whether you’ve got a fishing weekend planned on Pyramid Lake or the Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge, make sure to stock up on the goods at the following nine bait and tackle shops! 

1. Joe’s Bait and Tackle, Las Vegas, NV

Joe’s Bait and Tackle has been servicing the Las Vegas, Nevada area’s fishing needs since 2015. They sell live and frozen bait, anchors, trailer hitches, and tackle. They also provide boat repair services.

2. Elko Fly Shop, Elko, NV

The Elko Fly Shop is a full-service fly shop with a focus on fly fishing equipment. They stock Sage, Simms, Orvis, and more. According to their website, customer service is their passion.

3. Reno Fly Shop, Reno, NV

The Reno Fly Shop staff draws upon their considerable local knowledge to help customers purchase the best tools for their specific goals. They stock 15,000 different flies, including dries, nymphs, and streamers. 

4. The Angler’s Edge, Gardnerville, NV

The Angler’s Edge describes themselves as “a friendly, encouraging full-service fly shop,” stocking fly fishing gear, expert guides, and custom flies, among other equipment. They also offer fly tying classes.

5. Sports World Nevada, Ely, NV

Sports World Nevada in Ely, Nevada, sells hunting, shooting, camping, cycling, and fishing equipment. Whether you’re a bass or fly fisher, you’re sure to find the bait and tackle you need.

6. Mark Fore and Strike, Reno, NV

Next time you need ammo and fishing tackle, consider stopping by Mark Fore and Strike in Reno for both. They sell shotguns, pistols, rifles, scopes, black powder guns, a full line of camping equipment, and fly, stream, and lake fishing tackle. They can also issue Nevada and California hunting and fishing licenses.

7. Searchlight Boat & RV Storage, Searchlight, NV

Not only does Searchlight provide a space for you to keep your boat and RV secure, but they also will help you stock up on everything you’ll need for a fishing outing. Find bait, tackle, snacks, beverages, ice, and more at Searchlight! 

8. Orvis, Reno, NV

Orvis is one of the biggest names in outdoorsmen-ship, and in Nevada, that’s no exception. Their Reno shop sells fly rods, reels, line, backing, boxes, and much more. Check out their full inventory online or stop in to the storefront to see for yourself.

9. West Marine, Henderson and Reno, NV

West Marine is another big retail shop, with two locations in Nevada. Stop in to the Reno or Henderson locations for all your fishing needs, including bait tanks and pumps, fillet and bait tables, fishing rods, terminal tackle, and more. 

Due to the escalation of the coronavirus outbreak, local destinations for outdoor recreation may be closed. Please visit official websites for more information.

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