Live Bait

Welcome to Mike's Bait On 8

Mike's Bait on 8 is the north metro's best location for live bait, tackle, marine, hunting/ammo basics and advice. Owner Mike Traylor and manager Rich Robinson Jr. are avid anglers who can always supply some great advice to make your next outing a success. If Mike or Rich are not in, the other staff members are also fully capable of helping you with tackle and live bait choices, along with hunting and marine needs.

What you will find at Mike's:

Large Muskie Lure Selection Including:

  • Musky Inovations "Custom Colors!"
  • Muskie Mayhem!
  • Big Mama Lures!
  • Store Exclusive Custom Baits and Colors!

    Mike's also has a full selection of bass, walleye and panfish lures including:

  • New Baits from: Rapala, Storm & North Land.
  • Plastic Baits from: Lake Fork, Gulp, Gulp Alive & Power Bait.
  • Crappie Baits: Tube Jigs, Flu Flu, Mighty Mights.
  • Ice jigs are available year round and make awesome summer lures too!

    Live Bait:

  • Leeches, Crawlers, Crappie, Fathead & Sucker Minnows.

    Hunting Supplies:

  • Game Calls, Ammo, Black Powder Supplies, Apparel Basics and Paint Ball.

    Marine Supplies:

  • Electric Trolling Motors and all the basics you may need!

    We place orders weekly. If you need an item we don't have, we can have it in the store in a few days.

  • Store Hours:

    Monday - Friday - 7 AM to 7 PM

    Saturday - 6 AM to 7 PM

    Sunday - 6 AM to 6 PM

    Mike's Bait On 8
    6595 Lake Blvd No.
    Forest Lake, MN 55025


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