Guided Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

You are in very capable hands of our fly fishing guides whether you are on our Smith River float trip or staying at Healing Waters Lodge and fishing private waters, spring creeks, and the Big Hole, Beaverhead, or Jefferson, Madison, or Ruby rivers. Pictured is Ann R. and her guide Bart holding a gorgeous brown.

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ORVIS Retail Store Tour Schedule for Healing Waters Lodge

Mike Geary, owner of Healing Waters Lodge and Lewis & Clark Expeditions, Twin Bridges, located in southwest Montana, will be at the following ORVIS retail store locations:   January 11 Leawood, Kansas 4537 West 119th Street 5:30 p.m January 13 Dallas Texas 8300 Preston Road, Suite 300 4:30-6:00 p.m. January 14 Southlake Texas 1101 East […]

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ORVIS Endorsed Lodges in Southwest Montana – Healing Waters Lodge

Healing Waters Lodge is an ORVIS endorsed fly fishing lodge located near Twin Bridges, Montana with access to nearby private water, spring creeks, and rivers such as the Jefferson, Madison, Big Hole, Beaverhead, and Ruby. In addition to professionally guided fishing, we offer genuine hospitality, clean and comfortable rooms, and fabulous cuisine. The lodge is […]

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Fly Fish in Southwest Montana

Spectacular Ruby valley sunrise this morning. Sailors take warning. More snow is on the way. Mountain snow pack is in good shape and we are looking forward to a great fly fishing season for 2016.

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Healing Waters Lodge 2016 Fly Fishing Vacation Destination

Healing Waters Lodge and Lewis & Clark Expeditions operate under the ownership of fly fishing outfitter Mike Geary and his wife Laura. Mike has owned and operated Lewis & Clark Expeditions for about 30 years and is the largest fly fishing outfitter on the world class, Smith River (left.) In 2013, Mike and Laura bought […]

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Smith River Montana 2016

Float Montana’s Smith River with us this summer. Fifty-nine guided river miles in five days. Four nights of safari style camping. Call Mike at 406-459-2030 for details and available dates. Photo courtesy Anthony Rabasca.

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Fishing for Hope and Goodwill to All

I learned about prayer in military dining halls in Kuwait and Afghanistan. Military men and women bowing their heads silently offering up a prayer after coming out of the desert or off the mountains. They were quiet and non-intrusive yet conveying for me the most powerful act of faith that I have witnessed. In this […]

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Montana Trout Unlimited – Lewis & Clark Chapter Meeting

Thank you for your participation! We had a nice turn out at the meeting held yesterday of the Lewis & Clark Chapter of Montana Trout Unlimited. The discussion was extremely productive and educational. Several project ideas are in the making and meeting notes will be posted later this week.

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TODAY! Lewis & Clark Chapter of Montana Trout Unlimited Meeting

Lewis & Clark Chapter of Montana Trout Unlimited Meeting Saturday, December 19th starting at 10:00 a.m. Search & Rescue Building in Dillon Agenda 10:00 Introductions 10:15-10:30 Dave Delisle of Ruby Habitat Foundation 10:30-11:00 Proposed Project: River cleanup on the Beaverhead and Big Hole, Hells Canyon Creek restoration, School programs and the Beaverhead. 11:00 Set future […]

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