Fishing Tackle & Gear

Kames Fishing Department

Fishing Rods | Reels | Lures | Live Bait | Electronics

Step into our multi-species fishing department and you’ll find a great selection of quality rods and reels from recognized brand names like Shimano, Quantum, Abu Gacia and Bass Pro Shops. Browse through our wide selection of tournament-proven hard baits, plastic lures and more from top companies like Berkley, Strike King, Rapala and Yum give you many choices for catching bass, walleye, catfish, musky, pike and  more.

FLY FISHING ANGLERS: You have a home here at Kames! We’ve got a corner of our tackle department designated just for you, with hooks, ready to fish flies, beads, thread, supplies including marabou and flashabou…you know what we’re talking about. Stop by and see what’s new!

Tournament anglers, we carry the durable and high strength tackle you are looking for to land that event winner. See us for the latest news, info, and hot baits that are catching them in Ohio.

Abu Garcia Fishing TackleBerkley | Pure FishingBrowning FishingDaiwa Fishing TackleHumminbird Fishing ElectronicsG.Loomis Rods

Kames also features the latest electronics from Humminbird and Lowrance fish finders and accessories, plus Minn Kota trolling motors that will get you there and back with power to spare. And to make sure you stay safe on the water, Kames has anchors and life jackets for your boat….so you’re ready for a FUN day on the water!

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A great bass fishing tournament for every level of angler, the Better Half Tour gives guys & girls a chance to team up for a fun day of fishing on scenic Portage Lakes. We welcome and invite college team mates, couples, father/ daughters – ANY mixed team combination to join us!

The Better Half Tour is designed with the ladies in mind: nice bathrooms, later start times and shorter hours make this a great way to introduce bass fishing tournaments to ALL ladies – she can be your mother, friend, daughter, or sister, but she MUST be in the boat with you to fish this tournament!

Lowrance Fishing Electronics | AccessoriesMinn Kota Trolling MotorsMustad Tournament Quality HooksOwner Fishing HooksPlano Tackle Storage SystemsP-Line Fishing LinesPower Pro Braided Fishing LinePure FishingQuantum Performance Tuned Fishing TackleRapala Fishing Lures | TackleShimano Fishing Rods and ReelsStorm Fishing LuresStrike King Lure CompanySufix Performance Fishing LinesVMC Fishing HooksYUM Fishing LuresZ-Man Fishing Lures