Home | Top Stories | HSO INSIDERS | Fishing Reports | HSOList Classifieds | HSOshow | Resorts | Ice Leaders | Business Services | Site Map | OutdoorProStore
@ the Leading Edge:
Search
Featured HSOList Classifieds
Remington .243, nearly new!
Savage 22-250, nice!
Field Bred English Springer Spaniel Puppies
Grand Master Bred Black and Yellow Pointing Labs Pups
Black lab puppies
Started lab
Field bred GSP pups
New Topics
Ink Jet Printer
by DonBo
02:32 PM
dry ice or block ice
by Pistol Pete
12:50 PM
Lida
by mnfisher06
12:43 PM
Events For You to Enjoy!
On The Forums ...
More pickled eggs
by CaptainMusky
Once a illegal substance. Now a Medicine?
by leech~~
Favorite Movie Quotes/Scenes
by creepworm
Yellow Lake Fishing Reports near Webster
by DonBo
help? I bought used boat from dealer. What do I do?
by fish_eat_sleep
In Israel
by Canon Guy
2014 Regs gonna affect the way and where you hunt this season?
by nofishfisherman
2014 Deer Regs Avail......
by hockeybc69
Cabelas King Kat tour to stop in MN
by Scott K
Who needs Love
by Scott K
Search Baits
by RumRiverRat
Kluwe: Vikings assistant is a “bigot,” Frazier and Spielman “cowards”
by Canon Guy
Some Photos of the Badlands.
by eyeguy 54
Let's talk Flippin Sticks......again
by RumRiverRat
Lida
by mnfisher06
FREE HSOList.com
Classifieds
Remington .243, nearly new!
Savage 22-250, nice!
Field Bred English Springer Spaniel Puppies
Forum Stats
61449 Members
233 Forums
301515 Topics
2598147 Posts
Share HotSpotOutdoors with family & your good friends.
Who's Online
192 registered Members, 1637 Guests and YOU online now.

Become family and
share HSO.

"i'm having fun"
At the Leading Edge
"!!

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
Hop to:
#2316279 - 07/21/10 08:11 AM
eagan bait shops?
bgreen82 Offline
Sr HotSpotOutdoors.com Family

Registered: 03/27/06
Posts: 1092
Loc: cottage grove, mn
anyone know of any bait shops i could hit around 7:00 pm thursday night around eagan/inver grove. i'll be leaving right from work heading down to the 494 boat launch on the 'sippi and will be in need of some large suckers.

Brian.

XBOX Live - Whistlebritches
Top
#2316305 - 07/21/10 08:39 AM
Re: eagan bait shops? [Re: bgreen82]
rugbymn Offline
Sr IceLeaders.com Family

Registered: 12/05/08
Posts: 248
Loc: Eagan
None that I can think of near Eagan.
Top
#2316316 - 07/21/10 08:49 AM
Re: eagan bait shops? [Re: rugbymn]
Crawlerman Offline
Sr HotSpotOutdoors.com Family

Registered: 04/19/02
Posts: 1282
Loc: IGH, MN
The Ace Hardware in Inver Grove Heights sells bait, and I've allways had a lot of good luck there. They sell a good variety of bait from suckers and shiners to fatheads, leeches and crawlers. They are also very reasonably priced compared to places like Gander Mountain/Joes or other "big chain" places. I believe they are open till 9 on a weekday too.

It is off of Cahill Ave behind the reminants of the Village Square shopping center just south of 70th street.
Top
#2316336 - 07/21/10 09:17 AM
Re: eagan bait shops? [Re: Crawlerman]
bobbymalone Online   content
HSO Legacy Member

Registered: 09/25/07
Posts: 6741
Loc: Burnsville, MN
+1 for that Ace in IGH. It can be hit or miss for BIG suckers though, are you talking northern big or cutbait big?

There is also a bait shop down hwy 61 not to far from the 494 boat launch. It's called Backwoods Archery, but they sell bait and I have picked up big suckers there before.
Top
#2316613 - 07/21/10 02:22 PM
Re: eagan bait shops? [Re: bobbymalone]
Nick Kuhn Offline
HotSpotOutdoors Specialist

Registered: 07/18/07
Posts: 3481
Loc: Minnesota
It's south of 65th not 70th Street.
Top
#2316626 - 07/21/10 02:32 PM
Re: eagan bait shops? [Re: Nick Kuhn]
Crawlerman Offline
Sr HotSpotOutdoors.com Family

Registered: 04/19/02
Posts: 1282
Loc: IGH, MN
Err, I meant North of 70th street not South smile Yes thats right. Easiest way to get to it is from 70th street exit off of 52, head east then take Cahill NORTH for like 2 blocks not south. My mistake (I should know this, I go all the time. n.n)
Top
#2319310 - 07/25/10 08:10 PM
Re: eagan bait shops? [Re: Crawlerman]
MuskieJunkie Offline
Sr HSOList.com Family

Registered: 04/17/06
Posts: 1366
Loc: Minnetonka, MN
Wal mart in Eagan has crawlers, and actually you can't beat walmart for crawlers, price and quality.

The hardware store across the street from that has some bait also but it's not good quality.

Other than that there's nothing in Eagan.

- Brian
Top
#2323076 - 07/30/10 06:47 AM
Re: eagan bait shops? [Re: MuskieJunkie]
Crawlerman Offline
Sr HotSpotOutdoors.com Family

Registered: 04/19/02
Posts: 1282
Loc: IGH, MN
Actually the Holiday station close to the Walmart has some bait (off of Pilot Knob rd near Fish Lake) It is VERY random what they have though. One day they may have waxies, the other small bags of crappie minnows, and at times leeches. I still recommend the Ace in IGH for consistancy and variety. And yes, to my knowledge there isn't anywhere in Eagan that has suckers XD
Top
Use the Share Buttons below, If You Like this topic.
FishingMinnesota
HSO Business
Discover how HSO delivers outdoor marketing.
Guerrilla Tactics Unveiled - Pound this link to see for yourself.



Moderator:  Mike Dumas, mrklean 

We Thank the
Quality Business that
Help Us Have Fun