Factors to Consider When Choosing a Fly Fishing Rod

While there are places that you can buy fly fishing equipment in Montana, you should consider purchasing a fly fishing rod before you take your trip. If you a veteran fisherman, you already know this: your fly fishing gear—waders, rod, reel, and all—should become like an extension of your body, so you need to choose […]

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Spotlight on Big Hole River Fly Fishing

If you have never experienced Montana fly fishing, then now is the time to book a guided fishing trip with Healing Waters Lodge on the Big Hole River. Our knowledgeable guides can assist you every step of the way as you perfect your cast and increase your knowledge of the sport. Our Big Hole River […]

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Essential Fly Fishing Tips

Those who have explored various fly fishing destinations in Montanaknow that it takes a certain degree of technique, patience, and knowledge to catch a beautiful fish in one of the state’s many beautiful rivers. If you have invested in a fly fishing vacation package and have questions about perfecting your fishing technique, then don’t hesitate […]

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Adding Tippet to a Fly Fishing Line

As a newcomer to the world of fly fishing, it can be confusing at first to learn the ins and the outs of essential equipment, including tippet. Contrary to what you may have previously thought, tippet is not added to a line but rather to the leader. One surefire strategy for securely fastening the tippet […]

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What Are the Benefits of Guided Fishing Trips?

One of the most exciting and memorable adventures that you can take as a nature enthusiast is a guided fishing trip in Montana’s wilderness. Even if your outdoor experiences are limited or you consider yourself to be more of an urban dweller, you too will come to appreciate the charm of such a unique vacation. […]

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Tying a Fly Fishing Line

One of the most challenging lessons you will need to master when beginning as a fly fisherman is tying a line. While there are a few techniques out there for doing so successfully, one of the simpler methods is to feed it through a loop at the end of the fly line. For a step-by-step […]

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Customer Reviews – We love them!

Greetings from Twin Bridges, Montana! Here at Healing Waters Lodge, we strive to make your fly-fishing vacation a memorable one. Whether you adventured with us during a Smith River excursion, or dined with us over the weekend for a short get away vacation, we would love to hear your feedback! Please visit our Google+ page […]

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Four to Float

WANTED: Four individuals to book a fly fishing trip down the Smith River on July 2-6, with Lewis and Clark Expeditions. Please call Mike at 406-459-2030 today!

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Montana Fly Fishing 101 [INFOGRAPHIC]

When you are looking for a way to relax and get back to nature, there’s nothing quite like a Montana fly fishing excursion. Even if you are new to fly fishing, you’ll be amazed at the experiences you’ll have on a fly fishing trip in Beaverhead River, Big Hole River, or one of the many […]

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What to Expect from Your Smith River Fly Fishing Trip

Among the many beautiful rivers that Montana has to offer to nature lovers, the Smith River stands out as a favorite for both locals and visitors alike. That’s why the river is one of the top fly fishing destinations in Montana year after year. If you are getting ready to embark on a fly fishing […]

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