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Wiggly Worm bait shop
« on: Feb 01, 2010, 10:55 AM »
Does any one know if the sell shappell hub shelters. thanks

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #1 on: Feb 01, 2010, 11:11 AM »
Give Gary a call at 399-4524 and ask.  He has really stocked the place up this season with a lot of stuff including sleds and Finbore augers and I think he might have some shelters :tipup: 

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #2 on: Feb 01, 2010, 11:12 AM »
I miss Bill.  "Wiggles" coached me at fishing from the time I was about 8.
Is Gary his son?

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #3 on: Feb 01, 2010, 11:16 AM »
Yeah Gary is Bill's son who's running the place now.  He's doing a great job with the shop and has really expanded the inventory this year and business is good.  I was there twice on Friday and both times he was swamped with customers :o   

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #4 on: Feb 01, 2010, 12:45 PM »
When it comes to bait...ask for the "Wiggley Dozen"   ;)

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #5 on: Feb 01, 2010, 02:29 PM »
hahaha theire aint no dozen like a wiggley dozen. would never go anywhere other then wiggley for my bait.

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #6 on: Feb 01, 2010, 05:05 PM »
hahaha theire aint no dozen like a wiggley dozen. would never go anywhere other then wiggley for my bait.
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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #7 on: Feb 01, 2010, 05:09 PM »
Route 50 in Burnt Hills.
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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #8 on: Feb 01, 2010, 05:59 PM »
Good old wiggly,,,I live i South Glens Falls ....And if Im fishing Lake George I still go wigglys !!!  ;) ;)
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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #9 on: Feb 01, 2010, 06:16 PM »
First time I ever went to Wiggleys was last year's first ice.  I bought a new auger, sled, poles and misc. gear.  My total came to about $250.  I tell Wiggley no problem and hand him my credit card.  2 seconds later, I find out it's cash or check only.  Wiggley goes "Eh...no worry.  Just take everything now and just pay me later this week."  Confused, I ask him "you don't even know who I am, why do you trust me?"  He said "I just do".  Not feeling comfortable, I give him my credit card as collateral till I'm back from fishing the next day.

Wiggley was willing to potentially lose $250 to a total stranger.  After that, I'm forever debted to Wiggley as my bait shop!

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #10 on: Feb 01, 2010, 07:20 PM »
I grew up going to Wiggly Worm. Friendlies bait shop ever, Bill is great and Gary seems to be taking over very well. Sadly I wouldn't advertise the offer, there's no shortage of people willing to take advantage of others.
                       

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #11 on: Dec 31, 2010, 05:34 PM »
What time does he open usually?
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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #12 on: Dec 31, 2010, 05:57 PM »
What time does he open usually?
I think he opens at five a.m.  And if you give him a call the night before, he'll hook you up.  His number is posted earlier in this thread.  I too, liked Bill, but his son Gary is just as nice. 

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #13 on: Dec 31, 2010, 06:21 PM »
i have been there one time when we ran out of bait.his shop was sweet man tons of stuff and he gave us about 18 bait when i asked for a dozen.i loved the place its just not in my neck of the woods.


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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #14 on: Dec 31, 2010, 07:48 PM »
Gary is the man. Not to many places like the Wiggly Worm. I live 15 minutes away but would travel further if I had too. Worth the drive!
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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #15 on: Jan 01, 2011, 06:10 AM »
It's hard to find enough good things to say about this shop. Ya just gotta go there to see even if you don't need bait.
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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #16 on: Jan 01, 2011, 06:34 AM »
Big time props to Gary and the Wiggly Worm. Love the Wiggly Worm dozen. That is one of the many reasons I keep coming back. Tremendous shop :tipup:

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #17 on: Jan 01, 2011, 07:29 AM »
Route 50 in Burnt Hills.

Near the Ford dealership and right next door to Anderson's Boat Shop (by the way, DON'T go there. RIP OFF CENTRAL!!!). But DO go to see Gary. He's GREAT!!!

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #18 on: Jan 01, 2011, 07:33 AM »
When it comes to bait...ask for the "Wiggley Dozen"   ;)

You don't have to ask. He does it automatically! And his dad (Bill) used to give you 2-2.5 dozen for a wiggley dozen. But, with the VHS problem and rising costs, Gary's wiggley dozen is still muchly appreciated. Go ANYWHERE else and not only is a dozen an exact dozen, but they cost more as well!

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Re: Wiggly Worm bait shop
« Reply #19 on: Jan 01, 2011, 08:12 AM »
I don't know how anyone could call the wiggly rip off central but everyone is entitled to their opinion i have nothing but good to say about gary

 

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