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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

Healing Waters Lodge presents: Fish Like a Guide, But, Live Like a Client 2020 Fly Fishing Schools April 26 through May 1:  Considered Graduate school for anglers with more experience with the emphasis of honing your skills. Think of it as immersion therapy. $3350 per person includes six nights and five days lodging, all meals, […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana – NewsLetter 2020

Fly Fishing Predictions in 2020 and Beyond We will have average to above average snowpack providing Montana’s Rivers and Trout a healthy supply of water for 2020. Here is this weeks forecast from a group called Arctic Oscillation and Polar Vortex Forecasts: This week the predicted pattern across North American is troughing/negative pressure/geopotenial height anomalies […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

  Peace and Good Will to All Having made several attempts to write about something during the Holiday Season, I’ve run short each time.   The essence of the holidays for us is “Peace and Good Will to All.” I can’t come up with anything more succinct or more sincere.  Regardless of your race, creed […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

The holiday season is fast approaching and so is our 2020 fly fishing season. What better gift than a fly fishing vacation with the best southwest Montana has to offer, Healing Waters Lodge and Lewis & Clark Expeditions: Smith River float trips. Reservations available now. Here are some things you should know about us for […]

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Fly Fishing Southwest Montana

Enjoy this four minute plus video produced for us this summer by Muddy Shutter Media.  Mike Geary, owner of Healing Waters Lodge, Twin Bridges, Montana, and owner/outfitter of Lewis & Clark Expeditions, explains “Why I Fish” while visually taking you along on a Smith River float trip, around Healing Waters Lodge, and the waters we […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

Orvis Fly Fishing Schools: Healing Waters Lodge August 17-22 or August 22-27 Itinerary Day 1: Arrival at Healing Waters Fly to Bozeman, MT and pick up a rental car (or contact Orvis to arrange a private shuttle transfer) for the 90-minute drive to the lodge. We recommend arriving at the lodge before 5 pm so […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

“Fish Like a Guide, But, Live Like a Client” Fly Fishing Schools: Dates for the 2020 Healing Waters Lodge Fly Fishing Schools: April 26 through May 1 and May 3 through the 8th.  Package includes six nights lodging, single occupancy, all meals at the lodge, use of loaner fly fishing gear and equipment, classroom and […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

For Whom the Bell Tolls by John Donne No man is an island, Entire of itself Each is a piece of the continent, A part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less. As well as if a promontory were. As well as if a manor of […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

Emerger It is spring and I have a song in my heart and it is not, “A Bridge Over Troubled Water”.  We are honored and grateful to be a finalist for the Orvis 2019 Fly Fishing Lodge of the Yearaward.  I am thinking of Dean Martin singing, “Ain’t That A Kick in The Head”. Snowpack is good […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

For the past 5 months we have practiced our language skills with Coffee Break Spanish podcasts.  By this weekend, we will have another check-off on our bucket list, Spain.  Mike has rented a house north of Barcelona, in Cadaques, Catalonia.  The house overlooks a beautiful bay and is in walking distance to Salvador Dali’s place.  […]

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