Established 1976

Jingles Bait and Tackle is a small shop that has been in business for over 40 years. We may be small in size but we have a full line of bait and tackle to fill your needs.

We carry numerous items for the surf fisherman along with fishing supplies for the small boaters and or for your offshore needs. Complete supply of crabbing supplies along with any bayside fishing.

We are the last tackle shop before Beach Haven boat ramp.

Wednesday 19 June Nice Fluke - Our own Connor Smilon caught this beauty just a short while ago on a bucktail, in the surf, in Beach Haven. It is 20 and half inches and 3 pounds even. Way to go Connor!!! ...
THURSDAY, JUNE 20TH – WE HAVE MINNOWS! - BYOBB – BRING YOUR OWN BAIT BUCKETS!! We here at Jingles want do our part for the environment.  While we are exempt from the plastic bag ban , we want to limit the number of plastic bags leaving the store. IF YOU HAVE A BUCKET BRING IT WITH YOU! Need a loaner??  You can borrow ours - just return when you are done.  Or buy it for $2!! ...
LESS THAN A WEEK LEFT! – JINGLES IN-STORE SPRING STRIPER and BLUEFISH TOURNAMENT!! - Stop in and sign up for our Spring In-Store Tournament!  $10 Entry free.  Apr. 27 - June 23rd. Payouts:  65% for the Biggest Striped Bass and 35% Biggest Bluefish.  Bass need to be state minimum 28", no minimum for blue.  Current Pot:  $340 In the Lead: Striper:   Rich Baigis - 37.48lbs, 46.5" Bluefish:   Chris Masino - 14.38lbs, 37.5" Other weigh ins: Striper:   Gary Grippaldi - 23.54lbs, 40.5";  Jack Gallen… ...
We now carry Baitmasters bait! - For over 20 years Baitmasters of South Florida has supplied top crews around the world with quality bait they trust will be nothing but the finest.  A reputation has been built on outstanding wins in some of the most prestigious tournaments worldwide. In Stock: Unrigged Small Ballyhoo Unrigged Medium-Large Ballyhoo Unrigged Horse Ballyhoo Unrigged Large Squid ...
1st Annual Beach Haven Cup Fluke & Sea Bass Tournament - Morrison's Marina and Jingles are proud to sponsor and promote the 1st Annual Beach Haven Cup.  Both business have been the cornerstones in the fishing and boating community here on the South end of the island.  Together we decided to create an affordable, simple and fun tournament to help promote the ample fishing in the area both on the surf and by boat. May 24 - Sept. 1:  $20 Cash… ...
SUMMER FISHING CLINICS! - Kids Fishing Clinic!  Starting June 17th Every Monday morning at 9AM.  Get your kids hooked on a wholesome sport they can do their entire lives!  How to cast a spinning rod, difference between rigs and lures, what to fish for and more.  (Parents must be present because YOU will be the ones helping your children when they get out there and fish after the clinic!) Clinic includes kids Combo*, a… ...
18th Annual Spring Derby Time – LBI Surf Fishing Tournament!! - Stop by the shop and sign up for the 18th Annual Spring Derby! It’s only 20 bucks and the grand prize is $1000.00!!   There is a 100% payout.  Prizes for Striped Bass and Bluefish. Derby runs from April 27th - June 23, 2019 ...
Holgate Inlet Run - Nick and I took a run out to the inlet this morning and found: All the channel markers are in and just as last year Marked channel all the way through the inlet was fine and was 17 feet at its shallowest Sand "island" has grown The north cut was also fine and was 8 feet at it's shallowest We ran this a low tide this morning. ...
Write a fishing report!! - Keep us in the know!  Go to "Submit a Fishing Report" and let us know how you do while fishing!  Send us your pictures too and we will put on FB, Instagram and the Jingles website! ...
CONGRATULATIONS Jingles In Store Fall Tournament WINNER – CHRIS MASINO!! - Congratulations to Chris Masino for 1st place in the Store Tournament.  Chris wins 60% of the pool of $400 for his monster 43.06lbs and 49" bass caught on 11/9/18. Because we had ZERO bluefish weighed in the fall, we have decided that the 40% that would have gone to the biggest bluefish will now go to the second place striped bass.  SO....... Congratulations to Merle Van Liere for winning second… ...

 

Daily Report by Jingles - Good Morning, It is foggy, drizzly and cloudy this morning. The surf is calm and 2 to 3 foot waves. The wind is very calm and out of the SSW. The ocean temp is 64°. You should hold nicely with 3 to 4 ounces. It is currently 68° and heading to 79°. The bay is flat calm and 71°. High tide is 10:53AM and 11:02PM. Low tide is 4:49PM. We… ...
Wednesday 19 June Nice Fluke by Jingles - Our own Connor Smilon caught this beauty just a short while ago on a bucktail, in the surf, in Beach Haven. It is 20 and half inches and 3 pounds even. Way to go Connor!!! ...

 

Fishing for Striped Bass – LBI Style - There are different ways to fish for your trophy fish. Boats A popular one with the boaters is to anchor in the inlet or bay with clams and or bunker. Some prefer to troll. Some of the popular lures to troll with are bunker spoons, stretch plugs and umbrella rigs. Many anglers like to use drift eels. You can only hope the bluefish are not in that area that day.… ...
Weakfish Have Returned - Folks younger than 40-years-old probably will not remember the days of weakfish, caught here on LBI that would push 18 pounds. Gone are the days when you would see a dozen boats tied together using a small hook with a live grass shrimp on it and using shrimp for chum catching hundreds of weakfish using light tackle with 2-pound test trying to set all kinds of records landing this fish.… ...

Farewell Message from Margaret.

Proud member of Beach Haven Marlin and Tuna Club.