SPONSORED: Long Shot Ready for Trout Season Opening Day

FAIRMOUNT CITY, Pa. (EYT) – With just a few days to go, Long Shot Ammo and Arms is gearing up for trout season and their upcoming Monster Trout Contest.

Long Shot is the top local choice to stock up on tackle, gear, and camping supplies, and Fishing Licenses are now available for purchase.

Rods, reels, line, hooks, sinkers, coolers – you name it, Long Shot will help anglers replenish their supplies.

Long Shot also will have live bait available at the shop, including nightcrawlers, wax worms, salted minnows, and fathead shiners. Fresh delivery live bait will be available for purchase on the statewide opening day, Saturday, April 14.

This year, Long Shot is also hosting a Monster Trout Contest with a cash prize for the person who catches the largest trout out of the Red Bank River. There is a $5 entry fee, and all trout must be caught in the Red Bank River or a Red Bank River subsidiary. All fish entries must be brought to Long Shot to be weighed and measured.

The contest will begin the first day of Trout Season, Saturday, April 14, and will last until Monday, May 14.


Some of Long Shot’s current featured items include Calcutta Coolers – performance and pack series, Ugly Stik rods and reels, Flambeau tackle boxes, Power Bait, lures, and Stren line.

Long Shot also has the new Ugly Stik GX2 Ugly rods that are the next generation of Ugly Stik that combines the heritage and tradition of the original while maintaining the strength and durability which Ugly Stiks are known.

Ugly Stik GX2 rods offer better balance for a lighter feel, improved components, and eye-catching cosmetics.


Long Shot Ammo & Arms is open seven days a week Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Long Shot Ammo & Arms is located off Route 28, just north of Hawthorn.

Don’t forget, with spring gobbler season beginning soon, Long Shot Ammo & Arms is a full-service firearm and supply store owned and operated by DBI Inc.

For more information, visit their website at huntlongshot.com or their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/longshotammo/.

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