Hillyer's Tackle Shop
374 Mago Point Way
Waterford, Connecticut 06385
Phone (860) 443-7615

Welcome to Hillyer's Tackle Shop

2019 Mago Point Fluke Challenge

10 LB Fluke Club

Summer Hours
Monday 5am to 7pm
Tuesday 5am to 7pm
Wednesday 5am to 7pm
Thurday 5am to 7pm
Friday 5am to 7pm
Saturday 5am to 7pm
Sunday 5am to 5pm

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We are a factory authorized Penn Reels warranty shop.

We have a giant selection of both live and frozen bait.

Live Bait
Sand Worms, Meal Worms, Trout Worms, Night Crawlers, Green Crabs, Hermit Crabs, Clams, Eels.

Frozen Bait
Bunker, Herring, Mackerel, Clams, Clam Necks, Clam Cuts, Whole Clams, Fluke Shiners, Spearing, Smelt, Sand Eels, Squid, Snapper Shiners, Shark Chum, Ballyhoo, Blueback Herring, Finger Mullet. Many of these baits are available in flats.

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Click here for pictures of fish brought in to Hillyer's Tackle Shop in 2019
Click here for Hillyer's Photo Archive 2009-2018
Click here to get Connecticut's Saltwater Fishing License
Click here for Striped Bass weight to length chart
Click here for Bluefish length to age chart
Click here for fishing temperature chart
Click here for clam diggers clam dip and linguine in white clam sauce recipes


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