Baits for Saltwater Fishing

In the Mid Atlantic region, quality bait is essential for saltwater fishing. In many areas, the best baits vary seasonally and even between ports.

Saltwater Baits

Live Minnows - Mummichogs and Killifish

Silversides

Bay Anchovy

Spot

Mullet

Menhaden (bunker)

Eels

Peeler Crabs

Green Crabs

Mole Crabs

Bloodworms

Squid

Surf Clams

Grass Shrimp

Ballyhoo

 

Related Information

How to Catch Bait

Freshwater Fishing Baits