Smith River Brown Trout

Howdy-do, Smith River Brown Trout! Photo courtesy, Garrett Thompson, owner of Floating Leaf Photography, Helena Montana.

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Smith River float

A fisherman enjoying a Smith River float with Lewis & Clark Expeditions. Photo was taken by our good friend, Garrett Thompson, owner of Floating Leaf Studios, in Helena MT.

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Project Healing Waters Fly-Fishing

Ed Nicholson, founder of PHWFF, is a guest of Healing Waters Lodge this week along with 16 of our Country’s finest, to fish the waters of the beautiful Ruby Valley and surrounding area. Project Healing Waters Fly-fishing, LLC (PHWFF), is a non-profit organization dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled service personnel and […]

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At 99 years of age, Jack shows us how it is done. He and his seven friends, (the youngest is 85) just flew home after four days at the lodge. We are looking forward to taking his photo next year.

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Pond Maintenance

The pond at Healing Waters Lodge is an major attraction for our guests to enjoy and for wildlife to thrive on. It is imperitive for us to keep the pond healthy and beautiful and that requires some maintenance. This morning, Erin and Mikayla are doing a great job mucking out the weeds in the pond. […]

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Happy Independence Day!

Healing Waters Lodge wishes everyone a safe Independence Day Weekend! We celebrated with a lodge full of wonderful guests and delicious carrot cake for dessert!

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2015 May Lewis & Clark Expeditions and Project Healing Waters Fly-Fishing

Lewis & Clark Expeditions teams up with Project Healing Waters Fly-Fishing LLC twice a year, taking injured service men and women down the Smith River on a five-day fly-fishing float trip. We thank Dr. Gargan, a long time guest at Healing Waters Lodge, for joining the trip this year and sending us some terrific photos.

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