Montana Fly Fishing Vacation Destinations

Wintery view of the Ruby range from Healing Waters Lodge.

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Madison River Fly Fishing Report

The Madison. It isn’t below zero which is a reason to celebrate. There will be a gradual slow down in the fishing along with the weather until March 21.

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Big Hole River Fly Fishing Report

The Big Hole. The weather is warming with a high of 30 and a low of 7. The only thing moving on the river is ice. Not a bug in sight. Streamers in soft water with a slow retrieve. Try a size 6 wooley bugger make six casts and go home to a fire.

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Jefferson River Fly Fishing Report

The Jefferson River. Temperature is -4 in the sun. Fishing is slow with casting accuracy at a premium. You need to cast in between the ice flowing downstream. Winter fishing at its finest.

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Happy Day of Thanksgiving!

So thankful for the wonderful relationships we have with our Healing Waters Lodge and Smith River expedition guests, fly-fishing guides, business associates, and staff. Happy Thanksgiving!

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Lewis & Clark Trout Unlimited Chapter Meeting

The Lewis and Clark Chapter 656 of Montana Trout Unlimited plans to hold a meeting on Saturday, December 19th, starting at 10:00 a.m. at the Search and Rescue Building in Dillon. Chapter business and ideas for Chapter projects for 2016 will be the focus of the meeting. Meetings are open to Chapter members and the […]

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Upper Missouri Waterkeeper Presentation – Southwest Montana Water Quality

Mark your calendar to meet your Upper Missouri Waterkeeper staff, Friday, December 11 from 5-8 pm at Beaverhead Brewing Company in Dillon. There will be a presentation on southwest Montana’s water quality followed by questions and answers.

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Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. Newsletter

NEWS & NOTES A weekly newsletter to keep you informed. Weekly Spotlight Sign up for Healing Saturday 2016 Support your local fly shop and the veterans we serve Healing Saturday was a daylong event that raised funds and awareness of our cause, and the injured and disabled veterans we serve, this past November 7th. Great […]

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Fly Fishing with Healing Waters Lodge by Ann Ruttle

Video by Ann Ruttle, www.ruttlewild.com

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Fly tying

Montage Oreille de Lievre by Christian Salvayre (Click on the title above to go to video) Meet our friend Christian Salvayre. He lives in Leone, France, and is an amazing fly caster and fly fisherman. We have had the pleasure to fish with Christian in Montana and in France and we always learn something new […]

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