About BBT

Baldwin Bait & TackleBaldwin Bait & Tackle is your complete solution to fishing the world-class Pere Marquette River in Baldwin, Michigan.

Guide Service

BBT offers fishing guide service year-round that is dedicated to exceeding your expectations each and every time down the river. We pride ourselves on providing a top-notch experience for all; regardless of skill level, age, or gender.

  • Top-of-the-line equipment
  • Expert knowledge and experience
  • Professional instruction
  • Fully licensed and insured
  • Full or half day trips
  • First aid and CPR certified
  • Members, Michigan River Guide Association


Fly & Tackle Shop

Baldwin Bait & TackleOur professional and knowledgeable staff can equip you with everything you need for a successful day on the river.

  • Current selection of flies and tackle
  • Fly and spin fishing rods and reels
  • Waders and wading boots
  • Hot and cold weather clothing
  • Rain gear



Motel BBT is located on M-37 just south of the Baldwin Bait & Tackle shop.

  • Three single rooms, two double rooms, and one deluxe suite
  • Clean and comfortable
  • Cable television and local telephone
  • Private bathrooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Microwave, mini refrigerator and coffee maker
  • Free wireless internet
  • All accommodations are non-smoking