Regular Season Hours
Monday-Thursday 6am-6pm
Friday, Saturday 6am-6pm
Sunday 6am-5pm


D & S has been in business for over 40 years in the same location. We carry a full line of bait and tackle.

D & S BAIT, TACKLE & ARCHERY, LLCWe are approximately 1 hour from Milwaukee & 2 hours from Chicago. Located on the northeast side of Madison, we are just 5 minutes from Warner boat launch on Lake Mendota. We are easy to find and have ample parking.

D&S Bait, Tackle and Fly Shop is your one stop shop for all of your fishing bait, gear, licenses and snacks! Close by are many restaurants, gas stations, motels--and the interstate is just minutes away!

Our staff is made up of local and knowledgeable fishermen that grew up in this area, and fish the local area religiously. They are always happy to help you prepare for a great fishing experience, whether it be on the local lakes, rivers, streams or a family fishing vacation.

We can mark maps and give you the current hot spots and fishing tactics for many of the the local and surrounding waters. If you don't see one of the our employees in the store, you'll see them on the water! They are always working on improving their fishing skills so they can better accommodate their clients and customers.

Walleye - Musky - Bass - Smallmouth - Crappie - Bluegill - Perch

Give us a call at the store at (608) 241-4225, we are happy to help you find a fishing guide or plan your next fishing trip in the Madison area. Or call our Fishing Hot Line for the latest reports at (608) 244-3474 (BIG-FISH). You can also find us on Facebook. If you want to get on our mailing list, we will be happy to keep you updated with our seminars and guide service.


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