Visit Bud's Bait & Retail, LLC

Bud's is the greatest bait & tackle store in the Midwest (well, we think so, anyway)! We have a large selection of bait, tackle, and equipment: over 14,000 products in nearly 50 categories. Visit us today—either in Joplin, or our original Carthage, Missouri location on the Spring River & Kellogg Lake.

Bud's Bait — Joplin
3328 E. 13th Street
Joplin, MO 64801

Our year-round Joplin location is one of the best-stocked & serviced tackle shops in the 4-States, with knowledgeable employees ready & willing to assist you.

From Range Line Road: Turn east at Cane's Chicken (13th Street), drive past Hobby Lobby, and go about 4 blocks to the light at Rex Ave. From there, it's just one more block to Bud's Bait on your right.

From I-49/249/Business Loop 66 & Parts East: Take Business 44/East 7th towards Joplin, turning South on Duquesne Road (by SW MO Bank, Casey's, Sami's Restaurant), to Celebration Church (13th Street). Turn right (west) and we're 3 long blocks ahead on your left.

Plus Code: 3GGH+9W Joplin, Missouri

Bud's Bait — Carthage
425 State Highway 96
Carthage, MO 64836

Our original Carthage shop is open from March to October... you should feel the vibe there!

Bud's Bait — Carthage is on the northeast side of the US96-US66/North River Street/El Dorado Street junction, at the NE edge of town, less than a minute away from Spring River & Kellogg Lake Parks, west of the bridge, where we've been since 1962.
From the city of Carthage, take Central Avenue eastward towards Springfield/Avilla. From east of town on Highway 96, watch for Bud's circle drive on the right after passing Kellogg Lake & crossing three bridges on the way into town.

Plus Code: 5MMX+3F Carthage, Missouri

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