Lighthouse View Bait and tackle is located at the Cape Henlopen State Park public fishing pier in Lewes, Delaware.  Completely remodeled and under new ownership for the 2012 season, the tackle shop has a complete selection of everything you could need to fish, crab, or clam from the beaches and pier located just steps from our doors.  We constantly update our tackle selections with proven fish catchers and quality fresh and frozen baits.  Our staff is intimately familiar with the local fishing scene - we know fishing and want to help you have great days and memories on the water.  We pride ourself on our friendly, knowledgeable service and wide selection of live, fresh, and frozen baits.


Get your fishing license at Lighthouse View! No longer do you have to go into Lewes to get your Delaware fishing license - we can set you up in minutes right here at the shop!

A fishing license is required to fish in both tidal and non-tidal waters in Delaware.

Stop down today to get your license or click here to purchase a license online. A F.I.N. number is now included with your fishing license.


Fisherman Information Network (F.I.N.) number is required for all prospective Delaware anglers age 16 or older, licensed or not. You will be required to get a F.I.N. number on an annual basis before fishing in Delaware waters. There is no fee for the number and it is included with your license.


We Carry The Latest Supplies

Lighhouse View Bait and Tackle stocks only proven fish catchers.  You won't find walleye rigs, ice fishing gear, or tarpon hooks.  You WILL find bait, tackle, and gear that works right here on Delmarva. 


  • A wide variety of snelled and unsnelled hooks in all sizes.
  • Ande, Power Pro, and other quality lines.
  • locally tied and very effective Rigs
  • Best prices in the area on lead Sinkers
  • Rods for every local situation
  • Rental rods for the pier
  • Crabbing supplies
  • Clamming rakes

Snacks, ice, clothing, sunglasses and sunscreen for your protection and comfort, and a ton of camping gear and supplies!


Delaware's Recreational Season, Size and Creel Limits 2013 Quick Reference

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