Live Bait Sales

24 hour outdoor live bait vending machine located outside Fox River Bait & Tackle.

24 hour outdoor live bait vending machine located outside Fox River Bait & Tackle.


Fox River Bait & Tackle has a wide assortment to live bait varieties throughout the changing seasons. We also sell many baits in larger quantities. As we all know, a day on the water with the wrong bait can be unproductive. Sometimes making sure to have a variety of live bait choices on hand is the key. At Fox River Bait & Tackle we only use the highest quality live bait we can find. Stop in for live bait before your next fishing trip.

Summer Live Bait

    Fox River Bait & Tackle

    Fox River Bait & Tackle

  • Nightcrawlers (by dozen or flats)
  • Leeches (by dozen or 1/2 pounds)
  • Hybrid redworms (great for panfish)
  • Waxworms
  • Minnows (variety of styles and sizes)
  • Suckers (live and frozen)
  • Hellgramites and Thunder bugs (when in season)

Winter Live Bait

  • Minnows (fatheads, emerald shiners, rosy reds, golden shiners)
  • Waxworms
  • Spikes
  • Mousees

Preserved Bait

  • Minnows
  • Suckers
  • Chena bait
  • Stink bait
  • Frozen Smelt