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Kate's Bait & Sporting Goods is located just two miles north of Dodgeville Wisconsin, near Governor Dodge State Park. We offer a wide range of services: 

  •   Live Bait & Tackle 
  •   Camping & Hunting Gear
  •   DNR Licensing & CWD Sampling Site
  •   Propane Exchange & Firewood
  •   Firearm Repair Service
  •   FFL Holder- Sales & Transfers
  •   Old Hickory Building and Shed Dealer
  •   24 Hour Live Bait and Tackle Machine ***Stocked daily with LIVE Minnows & Worms!!***
  •   Community Events
  •   OPEN YEAR ROUND!!! (With seasonal hour changes)

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    Fall Business Hours
    September thru November
    Mondays & Thursday 9:30am-4:30pm
    Fridays 9:30am-5:00pm
    Saturdays & Sundays 7:30am-3:30p
  • Closed All Day on Tuesdays & Wednesdays
Attention Fall Musky Fisherman: Earlier Musky Sucker Pick up Times may be arranged if scheduled ahead of time.  To ensure you get the quantity and size of Suckers you desire, please call and reserve.  Kate's Bait will always do their best to accomidate! You may reach Katie by cell phone anytime at 608-574-0311 to discuss suckers.

Attention Hunters:
CWD Sampling is once again offered at Kate's Bait.  Please check out the CWD Sample page for specific sample times and important tips.
        Winter Business Hours
        December thru February
        Mondays & Fridays 9:30am-4:30pm
        Tuedays & Thursdays TBA
        Saturdays & Sundays 9am-3pm
        Closed All Day on Wednesdays


**24 Hour Vending is stocked daily with Crappie & Walleye Minnows and worms.**