Lewis & Clark TU Chapter Meeting – December 6 at 6:30 p.m.

Lewis & Clark Trout Unlimited Chapter, will meet December 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Anderson & Platt Outfitters in Dillon.   State legislators, Ray Shaw and Jeff Wellborn, will be available to respond to any questions you may have about the 2017 Legislative session.  Chapter business and projects will also be discussed. Brunchies, Dillon’s first and only mobile […]

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2017 Fish Like a Guide, But, Live Like a Client – Fly Fishing School

Yes, we have openings for 2017. “Our Fish Like a Guide, But, Live Like a Client” fly fishing schools were great fun last year and we have openings: April 14-19 and April 23-29. The guides here are convinced most of the truly big trout on the Big Hole come out at that time of year. […]

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It’s About the Guide – Movie Intro

It’s About the Guide Kadi de Rakoff (standing) and guide, Bill Denruyter This fall, my friend and fellow fisherman, Arkadi de Rakoff (Kadi) spent two weeks filming Healing Waters Lodge, our guides and the rivers we fish in Montana.  There isn’t anything ambivalent about the landscape of Montana, it overwhelms the senses with something raw, […]

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Day of Thanksgiving

The First People taught the starving Pilgrims to dig a whole, drop a dead fish, water and a seed down it, fill it up, and weeks later they had an abundant crop to harvest.  The Pilgrims threw a big dinner party for their neighbors to say thank you for giving them a chance in their […]

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The Movie

Our dear friend, Arkadi deRakoff, of Great Britain, spent a couple of weeks with us in the early fall to professionally film, direct, edit and produce our first Healing Waters Lodge video.  While in the making, we made several “phone” videos and referred to them as the “movie within the movie.”  We have the video […]

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There is snow in them there hills!

Weather forecasters have been predicting precipitation in the form of rain and snow for the next few days and we couldn’t be more excited about it.

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20 US military veterans commit suicide each day

Unacceptable.  Please contact your government leaders and tell them that they are accountable to do right by our military service members and veterans and put in place the money, services, and help that they need. Now.  

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Fly Fishing on the Western Front

Fishing on the Western Front There isn’t anything we do better at Healing Waters Lodge and Lewis & Clark Expeditions than our work with Project Healing Waters.  Project Healing Waters is a non-profit organization that uses fly fishing as a rehabilitative program for disabled veterans.  In 2016, we took two groups of service members from […]

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Thank you! ORVIS Dedham

Thank you to Ty at the ORVIS Dedham store, for your generous hospitality in hosting Montana’s Mike Geary, presenting Healing Waters Lodge and Smith River trips. So glad to meet you and everyone that turned out.

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