A guided Fly-Fishing trip on Montana’s “Blue Ribbon” Missouri River should be on every angler’s bucket list.Montana’s Missouri River is regarded as one of the best brown and rainbow trout Tailwater Fisheries in North America.It’s home to a rich and varied insect life, great scenery and a wild trout population that is off the charts.
The Rich and varied insect life coupled with the Missouri River’s Tailwater and spring creek like characteristics equate to dependable hatches ,strong growth rates and dependable but challenging Dry Fly fishing.Caddis and Mayflies are in abundance, while faster flowing stretches also are home to various Stoneflies Midge hatches in the Spring can also be intense.In the Summer into early Fall Terrestrial fishing can also be very rewarding, especially when large Missouri River Brown Trout crush your Hopper pattern.
Missouri River Hook -Up
From the Holter Dam down to the town of Cascade, the River’s population of trout varies from 8000 combined brown and rainbow trout over 10 inches per mile in the upper stretch (Holter Dam to Craig) to 2500 per mile as the river reaches Cascade’s outskirts.The Missouri River Montana Fly-fishing experience is best noted for Spring Creek-style Dry Fly fishing,insane and technical nymphing action and awesome streamer fishing.
Missouri River Montana Fishing Guides and Outfitters.
Missouri River Guided Fly-Fishing Rates
$575 per day for one or two Anglers ,flies,lunch,leaders are included.
Missouri River Montana Lodging
Lodging in and around Montana’s Missouri River varies from hotel and motel rooms to private rental homes.There are lots of options ensuring your Missouri River Fly-Fishing Experience is in line with your budget and comfort level. Contact Us for more details.
Missouri River Ranch
Located upstream of Craig Montana the Missouri River Ranch is an excellent choice for those seeking a western Fly-Fishing Lodge experience.Contact Us to Book it.
Bob’s Missouri River Fly-Fishing Retreat
Our Friend Bob has a stellar Log Cabin on the Missouri River that sleeps 6 People.See the slide show below.Contact Bob via email firstname.lastname@example.org or Text Bob @ 406-788-2282 For rates and details.
Missouri River Fly-Fishing Slide Show
Anglers can easily spend several days Fly-Fishing the Missouri River, then exploring other rivers in Montana, Alberta and British Columbia including Alberta’s Bow River and British Columbia’s Elk River.
Missouri River Montana -Missouri River Fly-Fishing Guides Equipment List
- 9ft 5 weight Fly Rod -Dry Flies and Nymphing
- 9ft 6 or 7 WT Rod -Streamers and Nymph Fishing
- Reels with WF floating Fly Lines
- Spare spool with a 10 ft sink tip for Streamer Rod
- Breathable Waders
- Rain Jacket
- Fleece Jacket
- Polarized Sunglasses
- Wet Wading Gear (if fishing during the Summer )
- Sun Hoodies and/or light weight fishing shirts
- Montana Fishing License
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