A variety of lead-free tackle products are available. Ask for alternatives to lead at your local retailer and explore our list below of companies selling lead-free fishing tackle.

If you are a manufacturer or retailer of lead-free tackle and want to be added to this list, email us at leadout@state.mn.us.

Lead-free tackle available to purchase directly from these companies

* Minnesota-based company     |     ° All tackle products from this company are lead-free

Company Product Material Type of fishing
13 Fishing Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Acme Tackle Company Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Acme Tackle Company Spoons Tungsten Open Water
Alley's Tungsten - Behemoth Lures ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Alley's Tungsten - Behemoth Lures ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Ambush Lure Company ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
American Berserker Outdoors * ° Spinners Other Open Water
Amped Outdoors ° Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Amped Outdoors ° Kits Tungsten Ice Fishing
Angler Tungsten ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Angler Tungsten ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Arkie Lures Jigs Bismuth Open Water
Bass Buster Baits ° Jigs Bismuth Open Water
BassTEK * ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
BassTEK * ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Beast Coast Fishing Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Beast Coast Fishing Weights Tungsten All Purpose
BiCO Performance Jigs Jigs Tin Open Water
Big Sky Flies Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Black Angel Lures Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Black Angel Lures Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Bob4Bass Custom Jigs Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Bob4Bass Custom Jigs Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Bold North Outdoors* ° Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
BossTin ° Jigs Bismuth Open Water
BossTin ° Weights Tin All Purpose
BossTin ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Brian's Custom Tackle * Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Catch Outdoors Jigs Other Open Water
Catch Outdoors Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Circle Tackle Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Clam Outdoors * Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Conquistador Tackle Company Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Cortland Weights Tin All Purpose
Custom Jigs & Spins Kits Tungsten Ice Fishing
Custom Jigs & Spins Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Crystaleyes * Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Crystaleyes * Kits Tungsten Ice Fishing
Danielson * Weights Steel All Purpose
Dave's Tangle Free ° Kits Steel All Purpose
Dave's Tangle Free ° Weights Steel All Purpose
Dead End Lures ° Jigs Bismuth Open Water
Dead End Lures ° Spinners Stone Open Water
Design-ALL, LLC ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Dinger Jigs Jigs Brass Open Water
Eco Pro Tungsten ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Eco Pro Tungsten ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Epic Baits Weights Tungsten  All Purpose
Eurotackle Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Eurotackle Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Fish Daddy * Kits Tungsten All Purpose
Fish Daddy * Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Fish On Tungsten ° Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Fish On Tungsten ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Fisherbeck Easy Threading Jigs * ° Jigs Tin All Purpose
Fitzgerald Fishing Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Fitzgerald Fishing Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Flipside Outdoors ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Flipside Outdoors ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Glasswater Angling ° Jigs Bismuth All Purpose
Glasswater Angling ° Weights Iron All Purpose
Glasswater Angling ° Weights Tin All Purpose
Harmony Fishing Company Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Harmony Fishing Company Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Heavy Metal Fishing ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Heavy Metal Fishing ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Jade's Jigs ° Jigs Bismuth Open Water
Jammin Jigs * Kits Tungsten Ice Fishing
JB Lures * Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Jeff's Jigs * Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
JR's Tackle * Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Kajun Boss Outdoors Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Keitech ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Kenders Outdoors * Kits Tungsten All Purpose
Kenders Outdoors * Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Kenders Outdoors * Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Larson's Quality Jigs * Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Lead Free Bass Jigs ° Jigs Bismuth Open Water
Lead Free Bass Jigs ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Lead Free Lures° Jigs Bismuth All Purpose
Loon Outdoors ° Weights Tin All Purpose
Loon Outdoors ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Lunkah Huntah ° Jigs BISTIN Open Water
Lunkah Huntah ° Weights BISTIN All Purpose
Maynards / Neon Lites * Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
MONSTERBASS Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Motley Fishing ° Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Motley Fishing ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Mustad Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Nako ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Nako ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Native Tungsten ° jigs Tungsten  Open Water
Native Tungsten ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Northland Fishing Tackle * Jigs Bismuth Open Water
Northland Fishing Tackle * Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Om Fishing Sinkers ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Om Fishing Sinkers Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Omnia Fishing * Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Outdoor Hookerz Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Panfish Plastics Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Pepper Custom Baits Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Picasso Lures Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Picasso Lures Weights Tungsten All Purpose
PJ's Tackle Co ° Jigs Bismuth Open Water
PK Lures Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Precision Tungsten and Tackle Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Pur.Tungsten ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Pur.Tungsten ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Queen Tackle ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Queen Tackle ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Reaction Tackle Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Reaction Tackle Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Reef Runner Spoons Tungsten Open Water
Resolute Tackle ° Kits Tungsten Ice Fishing
Resolute Tackle ° Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Riot Baits Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Riot Baits Weights Tungsten All Purpose
River2Sea Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Rocky Brook Sinkers Weights Limestone All Purpose
Rocky Brook Sinkers Weights Marble All Purpose
Rocky Brook Sinkers Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Rocky Ledge Tackle ° Jigs Lead-free Pewter Open Water
Rosemore Outdoor Gear * Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Runs True Fishing Weights Steel All Purpose
Salamander Sinkers ° Weights Steel All Purpose
SCHEELS Outfitters Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Shallow Glass Lures ° Jigs Glass Open Water
Shot-Gun ° Weights Tungsten  All Purpose
Siebert Outdoors Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Siebert Outdoors Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Silver Skalez Tackle Spinners Steel Open Water
Sportsmen's Direct Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Stone Creek Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Strike King Lure Company Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Strike King Lure Company Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Swagger Tungsten * ° Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Swagger Tungsten * ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Swivits ° Weights Cement All Purpose
Tackle Outfit ° Weights Tungsten  All Purpose
Tackle Supply Depot Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Tackle Supply Depot Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Tactical Fishing ° Jigs Glass Ice Fishing
Tasty Tackle ° Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
The Gapen Company * Jigs Tin Ice Fishing
tinmanlures ° Jigs Tin Open Water
Titan Tungsten ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Tooth Shield Tackle Kits Tungsten Ice Fishing
Tooth Shield Tackle Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Trio Tackle Kits Tungsten Ice Fishing
Trio Tackle Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
Tungsten Fishing Weights ° Weights Tungsten  All Purpose
Venom Outdoors Jigs Tungsten Ice Fishing
VMC Kits Tungsten All Purpose
VMC Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
VMC Weights Tungsten All Purpose
Wicked Weights ° Weights Tungsten  All Purpose
Wicked Weights ° Jigs Tungsten  All Purpose
Widow Maker Lures Kits Tungsten All Purpose
Widow Maker Lures Jigs Tungsten All Purpose
Woo! Tungsten ° Kits Tungsten All Purpose
Woo! Tungsten ° Jigs Tungsten Open Water
Woo! Tungsten ° Weights Tungsten All Purpose

Products from these companies are only sold through retailers

Look for lead-free tackle products from these companies at your favorite bait and tackle store.

Company Product Material
Bass Pro Shops Weights Tin
Bullet Weights Weights Steel
Bullet Weights Weights Tin
Bullet Weights Jigs Tin
Bullet Weights Weights Tungsten
Danielson Weights Tin
Danielson Weights Tungsten
Diamond Tackle Jigs Tin
Eagle Claw Fishing Tackle Weights Steel
Eagle Claw Fishing Tackle Jigs Tin
Eagle Claw Fishing Tackle Weights Tin
Eagle Claw Fishing Tackle Jigs Tin
Elite Tungsten Company Weights Tungsten
FISKAS Jigs Tungsten
K&E Skandia Kits Tungsten
K&E Skandia Jigs Tungsten
Kahara Jigs Tungsten
Lindy Jigs Tungsten
Orvis Jigs Tungsten
Orvis Weights Tungsten
RBM Jigs / Lake Effect Lures Jigs Tungsten
Reins Weights Tungsten
Reins Jigs Tungsten
Water Gremlin Weights Steel
Water Gremlin Weights Tin

 

These lists were last updated November 2022.

Reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this list, but the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or suitability for any implied uses of these data.