Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

So it begins high in the Beaverhead Mountains, the Big Hole River flows for 153 miles through a fly fishing wonderland filled with Brook, Rainbow, Brown and Cutthroat trout. The Big Hole is the last remaining habitat for fluvial Arctic Grayling in the contiguous United States. Along the Big Hole corridor are fishing access sites […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana with Healing Waters Lodge

Photographer, Tony R. from Rome, New York, took these great photos as a guest-sponsor this week while Healing Waters Lodge hosts a group from Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, LLC. Similar names however,  we are two very different and distinct entities. Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing LLC is a non-profit founded by Retire Navy Captain […]

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Fly Fishing In Southwest Montana with Healing Waters Lodge

A group from Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing are guests of Healing Waters Lodge this week.  They helped us celebrate Independence Day along with other guests who also want to do more than just say “Thank you for your service” to our military men and women in uniform.  We are so grateful to be in […]

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Fly Fishing Southwest Montana With Healing Waters Lodge

Whirlwind is a good word to describe the month of June for us at Healing Waters Lodge, here is was and there it went.  July is looking just as busy as we kick-off the month with a group from Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing. Fly fishing is good for the soul, the mind and the […]

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Small Stuff Can Make a Big Difference

Lucy’s story goes back many, many years ago, when Mike had started preparing equipment and gear for the upcoming Smith River season and found that over the winter, mice had chewed up and destroyed about a thousand dollars worth of therma-rest pads.  After ordering new therma-rest pads, he drove down to the local Humane Society and asked to adopt the […]

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Always up to something!

Raising the roof on the old barn to make a loft with a view.  Sean Robinson, owner of Shelter Solutions in Butte, convinced us that lifting the roof a few more feet would make all the difference for this space and he certainly “nailed” it. Currently, we have 9 guests rooms at Healing Waters Lodge.  Eight […]

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Wasatch Intermountain Fly Tying & Fly Fishing Expo 2017 – Day 1

You meet the nicest folks at venues like the Wasatch Intermountain Fly Tying & Fly Fishing, going on right now in Sandy, Utah.  Mike made a quick video with Rick Jensen, a representative of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing in Park City.

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Meet Us at the Wasatch Intermountain Fly Fishing Expo, April 7-8

Mike Geary will man our booth at the Wasatch Intermountain Fly Tying & Fly Fishing Expo 2017, April 7th and 8th, at the South Towne Expo Center, 9575 South State Street in Sandy, Utah.  On Friday the show is open from 9 am – 5 pm, and Saturday from 9 am – 7 pm, entrance […]

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Learn to Cast Effectively and Efficiently and Catch More Fish

Healing Waters Lodge offers “Fish Like a Guide, But, Live Like a Client” fly fishing schools, April 14-19 and again, April 23-28.  After breakfast, our guides will conduct a brief classroom instruction followed by guided fly fishing on local waters such as the Beaverhead, Big Hole, Jefferson, Madison, and Ruby, including some private access.  Classroom instruction […]

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Fishing, Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, and More Fishing

  At Healing Waters Lodge we are intimately involved with Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc., a non-profit organization founded by Retired Navy Captain Ed Nicholson.  Below are testimonials from two friends of ours who assisted us last summer at the lodge working with disabled veterans.  They also represent the quality and character of the […]

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