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2018 WINTER HOURS: From the first good ice through April, the bait shop is open by appointment only.  Please call the bait shop at 814-694-FISH and listen to the answering machine for the hours of operation for that day/week. You may also call Jerry's cell. 


ICE FISHING GEAR AND LICENSES: At Timberland Bait, we've got all your bait and tackle needs covered. From live bait to terminal tackle to licenses and permits and everything in between, come see us and you're sure to find what you need. In addition to a fishing license, trout anglers 16 and older must posses a Trout/Salmon Permit (or Combination Trout-Salmon/Lake Erie Permit) to fish for trout. A Lake Erie Permit (or Combination Trout-Salmon/Lake Erie Permit) is also needed to fish for trout, salmon and steelhead in Lake Erie and its tributaries. (printer-friendly pricing poster)


TIMBERLAND BAIT OUTLETS: A small selection of our bait and terminal such as nightcrawlers and hooks may be found at two alternate locations:  Slocum's Store in Spartansburg, PA (814) 654-7119 and Saegertown Hardware in Saegertown, PA (814) 793-2795. Please call them in advance to check availability, and please before you purchase the bait, check to make sure it's alive.  



2018 ICE FISHING TOURNEYS

CANADOHTA LAKE = SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10 (MAKE-UP DATE OF FEBRUARY 24)**

CONNEAUT LAKE = SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24 (NO MAKEUP DATE)

**IF FOR WHATEVER REASON THE CANADOHTA LAKE TOURNEY IS NOT HELD ON FEBRUARY 10 (E.G., DUE TO WEATHER), IT WILL BE POSTPONED TO THE MAKE-UP DATE OF FEBRUARY 24, AND THE CONNEAUT TOURNEY WILL BE CANCELLED).



Our 12th annual Canadohta Lake ice fishing tourney will be held on Saturday, February 10 (with a make-up date of Saturday, February 24). It will be a one-day tourney. Registration will be $20 per person, and available all day Thursday and Friday from 8am-9pm, or Saturday as of 5am. There will be a 50/50 for $5 per ticket. No fishing prior to Saturday. 5 fishing lines per person, maximum.  Prizes will be awarded for largest, legal (PA rules) fish in categories of Musky, Walleye, Northern Pike, Crappie, and Perch. Get your bait as of Thursday. Walkie-talkie on channel 4. More details to follow. More



Canadohta Lake, PA
Updated Monday, January 22, 2018 2:15 PM
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49°FHigh: 41°F
Low: 37°F
Wind: 9 mph mph
Humidity: 92%
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49° / 39°
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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 BAIT AND TACKLE Timberland Bait has all your ice fishing needs covered from tip-ups and fishing licenses to augers and a wide variety of ice fishing tackle.  And of course, a great selection of live bait. Our public pond is free to fish in.  We have a large pavilion to rent for weddings or other events. We offer campfire wood, and primitive camping for the more adventurous.  Indoor pontoon/boat storage keeps your toys nice and dry.Full line of fishing tackle and live bait. All bait is certified! Fishing Licenses and campfire wood also available. BAIT


ANTIQUE FISHING TACKLE WANTED Timberland Bait wants to pay you for your old lures and antique, vintage fishing tackle. Call Jerry at 814-694-FISH to set up an appointment at the bait shop to review your tackle, or send us an email (timberlandbait1@verizon.net) with a picture. Collecting old lures is just a passion with us. We are interested in all fishing-related tackle including reels, rods, catalogs, advertising, minnow traps and buckets, creels, photos, lure boxes, tackle boxes, etc., not just fishing lures. If you are curious what types of antique tackle we buy, stop in the bait shop where we've got a huge assortment on display.