The most popular bait and tackle store in the Northwest corner of Connecticut! At Uncle Aaron’s Tackle Shack, old-school service and top quality merchandise is what we’re all about. We sell crawlers, worms, meal worms, spikes, super worms, wax worms, flies, fishing line, lures, rods and reels, and more. We stock exactly what you need for your next fishing venture.

Store Hours

Currently closed for the 2018 season. We will re-open on the opening day of trout season:

Saturday, April 13th, 2019 – 4 AM

Just in time for the Annual Riverton Fishermen’s Breakfast, April 13th, 2019 – beginning at 4 AM.

Bait will be available during regular business hours in the Riverton General Store.


All fishing is closed in CT from March 1, 2019 through April 13, 2019.

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