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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-  Please see sample times and instructions on the CWD Sample tab! 
  •   Propane Exchange 
  •   Firewood
  •   FFL Holder- Sales, Transfers & Repairs
  •   Old Hickory Building and Shed Dealer
  •   24 Hour Live Bait and Tackle Machine ***Stocked daily with LIVE Minnows & Worms!!***
  •   Community Events- Watch for our Chili Cook-Off and Annual Ice Fishing Derby! 
  •     NEW!!! The Kate's Bait Ice Cream Shoppe serving Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream Memorial Day       Weekend through Labor Day Weekend!
  OPEN YEAR ROUND!!! (With seasonal hour changes)

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Store Hours:  

Special Hours: 

Current Season Hours:

Mondays 7:30am
Tuesdays 7:30am-5:00pm
Wednesdays Closed All Day 
Thursdays 7:30
Fridays 7:30am-5:30pm
Saturdays 7:
Sundays 7:30am-3:30pm 

Old Hickory Building Sales
- Anytime is a good time to order your Old Hickory Building.  We sell and deliver year round! We have many on the lot to choose from or we can shop build you your perfect shed.  Check out the Old Hickory Buildings Tab for more information and a complete list of what is currently on the lot ready to go.  If you have questions, feel free to contact Katie at 608-574-0311.  We can set up a meeting or make a sale online from the comfort of your home.  

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