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Guide to the Best Bait in New Hampshire for Lake Winnipesaukee

Guide to the Best Bait in New Hampshire for Lake Winnipesaukee

Boat Rentals Best Bait in New HampshireIf you are planning a New England fishing trip this year, it pays to do your homework. You might want to bring your collection of salmon lures and flies, but you also might want to see what is available at local bait and tackle stores in Wolfeboro when you get here. From fishing electronics to live bait options, the NH Hole in the Wall has everything you need to have a successful fishing trip in New Hampshire.

Regardless of the time of year that you want to come and fish Lake Winnipesaukee, we have the best bait in New Hampshire, both live and lure. Wolfeboro ice fishing supplies and rentals are also available, should you want to try your hand at some world-famous winter fishing on our frozen lake. Annual fishing derbies are held, and people come from all over the globe to participate and try to earn the grand prize.

Live Bait Options

When you visit the NH Hole in the Wall, you can get your hands on the most popular fishing items used by locals and visitors alike. We serve amateur, seasoned, and professional fishermen, offering a wide selection of live bait, salmon lures, and flies. As one of the most well-stocked bait and tackle stores in Wolfeboro, we also have an extensive offering of boat rentals, tackle rentals, and even Bob House rentals for ice fishing excursions.

Some of the best bait in New Hampshire for fishing on the lake includes:

  • minnows
  • smelt
  • tip up suckers
  • cut bait suckers
  • Canadian crawlers
  • dillies
  • trout worms
  • meal worms
  • spike

The type of bait that you choose will depend on the time of year, the type of fish that you want to catch, where you will fish on the lake, and the kind of fishing that you want to do. Minnows are technically any type of small fish that is used as bait. In fact, many minnows that are sold as bait don’t even belong to the minnow family. Excellent for catching a wide variety of popular lake fish, including bluegill, crappie, bass, trout, walleye, and northern pike, minnows are widely used at Lake Winnipesaukee.

Salmon Lures and Flies

A lot of locals and frequent visitors to the Lakes Region swear by the use of salmon lures and flies to catch the biggest and most rewarding fish. Our bait and tackle stores in Wolfeboro have a variety of artificial lures available for you to browse and add to your collection. When we say that we have the best bait in New Hampshire, we include both live and artificial in that statement. Stop by to see our full selection of lures for your big fishing trip. Take a look at our Wolfeboro ice fishing supplies as well to give you an idea of what you’ll need if you come back and plan a winter fishing trip as well.

You can even get one of our tackle boxes, which come in single, double, triple, or six tray box options, depending on your needs. There’s space for all of your tackle gear and fishing tools. Choose from red, green, and blue to match the rest of your equipment. Make sure to ask about our rental options for year-round fishing supplies at the NH Hole in the Wall. We have an extensive stock of salmon lures and flies for you to choose from, as well as popular fishing electronics, which can help you to better locate the fish out on the lake. Ask us about our Big Jon & Cannon downriggers.

Some of the lures and flies that we carry include:

  • BB Gun, Tommy Gun, and Top-Gun
  • 4-inch and 6-inch divers
  • 6-inch jointed lures

Visit the NH Hole in the Wall

Whether you are just starting to plan your trip or if you are expected to arrive in New Hampshire shortly, make sure to include a stop at the NH Hole in the Wall. Come to our bait and tackle stores in Wolfeboro to see our full selection of boat rentals, gear, and the best bait in New Hampshire. Whether you want live bait or salmon lures and flies, our team can help get you set up with everything you need to have a successful trip. Give us a call at 1-603-569-HOLE (4653) or visit our store located on Main Street in Wolfeboro, NH.

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