1968 – LakesideFishingShop was originally founded by owner Larry Sawicki.

1984 – The original owner, Larry Sawicki, retired and closed the store.

1985 – The store was purchased and reopened by Veronica Pinto and Captain Dan Chimelak.

2020 – Veronica Pinto retired and sold her half of the business to long-time employee Julie Beltowski who is now part owner with Captain Dan Chimelak.

Lakeside Fishing Shop - Fishing Tackle Store

Founded in 1968


LakesideFishingShop is your one stop fishing shop…. we strive to meet all of your fishing needs with a complete line of fishing tackle and equipment.

Special orders are available on many products and almost all electronics.  Special orders also require a non-refundable deposit.  Layaway is also available.

Check our Fishing Report at (586) 777-7008 for in-store specials and upcoming events or call us at (586) 777-7003.