Osborns Sport Shop




  Shiner minnows             1/doz.  $2.50   *

  Blues                           1/doz.   $5.00  *

  Creek Chub                  1/doz.  $10.00

  Suckers                       1/doz.  $10.00

  Wiggler                       1/doz. $1.25 - 100 $8.00(  Sept.4th 2019 in stock) *

  Wax worm                   3/doz. $2.49 *

  Wax worm                   250- $11.00  *

LIVE BAIT PRICES:                                                                        Worms-  30# $3.00 *

  Baby crawler- 18 pack $3.00 (in bedding)

  Night crawler- 12 pack $3.00 (in bedding)

  Night crawler- 24 pack $4.50 (in bedding)

  Night crawler-50 pack $10.00(in bedding & cooler)

  Night crawler-100 pack $20.00(in bedding & cooler)

  Night crawler-500 pack $75.00(in bedding & cooler)

  Night crawler- Flat $55.00

  In Stock *

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              Fishing Reports  


Portage Lake Pier: 16 Oct. 2019-  Good perch fishing.

Portage lake: 16 Oct. 2019-  Good number of fish being hooked.  Minnows works great. Some are getting 4-6 doz. and one guy said the fishing slow!


Portage Lake 2,100 acres, has deep water access to Lake Michigan 10'-15' and has excellent sailing. It is located off M-22 in Onekama. Two miles off U.S. 31. There is fishing for Pan Fish, crappies (excellent for Perch All year round), Northern Pike, Walleye, Small mouth and Large mouth Bass, fall run of Salmon, late summer coho, Brown Trout and Steelhead in fall and spring into the  doz.'s small  streams or brooks around it, some can be fished.

Bear Lake :16 Oct. 2019-  A few perch. Not too many boats out lately.

Bear Lake is about 1,744 acres, sailing and boating, fishing and swimming. Located on U.S. 31 in Bear Lake. Fish for Pan Fish, Walleye, Northern Pike, Small mouth and Large mouth Bass. With one small steam running out of it on the east side.(The Little Bear Creek). SUWK

Bear Creek:16 Oct. 2019- Salmon, all most over. Coho, Steelhead are in!!  There still a couple camper in Kaleva Park after them!


Manistee Lake: 16 Oct. 2019- Bluegills? 

Manistee River: 16 Oct. 2019- Some walleyes.  Lots of good hole.  The dam is a good place to go. Steelhead is the best bet.           

                                                                                                 Manistee Pier: 16 Oct. 2019- Some Perch, north pier. Walleyes have been doing great after and before dark. South pier for those cico.




Crystal Lake: 16 Oct. 2019- Fishing good. If you are into rock bass.

BETSIE RIVER: 16 Oct. 2019- Lots of fish STILL!

Google Map

16 Oct. 2019 -Arcadia Lake, Glovers Lake, Lemon, Healy Lake, Chief Lake. 

Arcadia Lake: The water is up like in 1973. Good perch fishing by 22.    

Lemon Lake and Glovers lake: Great fishing.

Chief Lake:  Great pan fish, small pike lake. Plus big one eating the small ones.

Healy Lake: Bluegills.

Long Lake: Best walleye lake around.

Duck Lake: 

Platte lake:  Perch and walleyes

Little Platte Lake: 

Green Lake: 

Platte River:  .

Wellston- Lakes: good pan fish.


Big and Little Glen:  Best perch fishing around!     

   In our Fishing Department, we have a good selection of seasonal fishing supplies. With new stuff coming in every week. I have some new smelt rigs! Five colors in size 10 with three hooks on each.  We have new custom glow getter perch jigs which are the hot new items (The Perch love them). 

   Including six minnow tanks/ along with a bait cooler that houses minnow and other live bait selections; seasonally on some live bait. All year around. Cane Poles, Bobber, Hooks, the main stuff.

  Come see my custom fishing pole rack.  Trout, perch rods 6' to 14'.  Trout fly display case, it has 1152 compartments. Getting more all the time.  Lots of nice  flies coming in, hoppers, streamers, egg sucking leeches, and drys flies.

       Two Dams, Dozens of Lakes and Dozens of Streams that's within 25 miles of here. Lake Michigan is less then five miles as the crow flies. Nine pier heads into Lake Michigan to fish off of, all less then a 35 minute drive from here.

"A hunt based on trophies taken, falls fair short of what the ultimate goal should be." -Fred Bear