Straight Line Bait & Tackle Shop, 110 Elm St., Rte. 110, Salisbury MA 01952 | (978) 465-8805

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Straight Line Bait & Tackle will set you up with the best bait and the top gear you need to land "the big one". On this page you'll find weather information, tide information and PrivateCharters for the Merrimack River, Newburyport Harbor, Plum Island, Parker River, Salisbury Beach, Seabrook Beach and the Atlantic Ocean.


Links & Resources

Merrimack River & Atlantic Ocean Weather

Marine Chart - WARNING: This website is to be used for reference only and is not intended for marine navigation. Consult your local harbormaster for up-to-date marine navigation charts.

Merrimack River & Atlantic Ocean Online Tide Charts
Fishing Publications

Fly Fisherman Magazine

In Fisherman Magazine
National Fisherman Magazine
On the Water Magazine
Saltwater Sportsman Magazine
Soundings Magazine

Fishing Websites

Fisheries Management Organizations
Mass. Dept of Marine Fisheries

NH Dept of Marine Fisheries

Manufacturer Sites

- Kastmaster lures
Anglers Choice - pliers, knifes and accessories
A.O.K. Tackle - Tackle, Custom Lures,
and More
Atom - lures
Berkley - line, lures, plastics
Challenge Plastic Products - bait buckets


Daiwa - rods and reels
Fin Strike
- rigs, hooks, tackle
Flying Fisherman
- sunglasses
and clothing
Frogg Toggs
- raingear
Gamakatsu - hooks
Habs Custom Plugs - wooden plugs
- rods and rod blanks
Lunker City - Sluggo's and Fin S plastics


Okuma - reels and rods
- reels and rods
Plano - tackle boxes
Shimano - reels and rods
Spro - lures
St Croix - rods, reels
TICA - rods and reels
Tsunami - rods and lures

Elm St. Bait & Tackle Shop has the freshest bait and high quality rods, reels and fishing tackle to saltwater anglers fishing the Atlantic Ocean, Merrimack River and Parker River. We're conveniently located on Route 110 in Salisbury Mass, and just minutes from Salisbury Beach, Newburyport MA, Amesbury MA, Newbury MA, Seabrook NH and Hampton NH. We're also located just minutes from Salisbury Beach State Reservation and Campground. Elm St. Bait and Tackle has everything you need to catch the "keepers" including herring, mackerel, clams, eel, minnows and fresh and saltwater lures of all types.

Stop in on your way to Salisbury Beach and Seabrook Beach and check out our full line of high quality rods, reels and fishing gear including tuna rods and reels. We have plenty of parking, lots of advice and usually have a "fish story" or two to share

• Live Bait

• Friendly Service

• Fishing Tackle

• Boat Storage

• Rods and Reels

• Charter Boat Reservations

• FIshing Lures

• Gift Certificates

• Fishing Gear Repair

• Expert Advice

Fishing and Boating enthusiasts will find our bait & tackle store well stocked with everything needed for Merrimack River or Atlantic Ocean fishing. Straight Line Bait and Tackle has been successfully satisfying the needs of anglers and boaters since 1965.


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Straight Line Bait & Tackle 110 Elm St., Rte. 110, Salisbury MA 01952 | (978) 465-8805