Missouri River Montana: Fly Fishing and Floating

Some mornings you drink a cup of coffee to wake up other mornings its like the fish are giving you a sign of good things to come. How was your coffee this morning? Get over to Craig and get your fish whistle wet before the crowds this weekend. It’s going to B A U Tiful.. read more →

  Yep, the PMD hatch is here on the Missouri River in numbers. Don’t forget to have all stages of the hatch in your fly box. Stop by the big Red Barn and we can help you with your PMD needs. read more →

Stop by the big red barn in Craig for the secret recipe. In honor of this Father’s Day weekend we ate the “dads”and the “dads” were tasty. Almost forgot, the fishing is pretty darn hot too. Get out here on the MO. read more →

If good is good, then what is great? That is the question most people have buzzing around in their head after a day on The MO this spring. It could quite possibly be the best day of fishing you have ever had in your life, but what is there to compare it to? With over.. read more →

Rain, cloud cover, BWO coming off heavy. Well maybe if we are lucky in Craig Montana. Report: The flows are now about 3,910 cfs (normally ~5250). Water temps at the dam are ~51, a bit warmer down river. Run Off is in the process and on the fall in some places. The Dearborn is dropping.. read more →

It’s been nice enough for an evening fire. Report: The flows are now about 3,970 cfs (normally ~4910). Water temps at the dam are ~50, a bit warmer down river. Run Off has started for real on almost every river but the Little Prickly Pear. The Dearborn is getting muddy(dropping now) but the MO below.. read more →

Report: The flows are now about 3,800 cfs (normally ~4940). Water temps at the dam are ~50, a bit warmer down river. Run Off has started for real on almost every river but the Little Prickly Pear. The Dearborn is getting muddy(dropping now) but the MO below there is fishing just fine. With higher water.. read more →

So the Dearborn is a little dirty. It is changing the color of the river for a long ways but plenty of folks are fishing these stretches today. read more →

Report: The flows are now about 3,800 cfs (normally ~5200). Water temps at the dam are ~50, a bit warmer down river. Run Off has started for real on almost every river but the Little Prickly Pear. The Dearborn is mildly muddy but the MO below there is fishing just fine. With higher water temps.. read more →

Report: The flows are now about 4,100 cfs (normally ~4950). Water temps at the dam are ~49, always warmer down river. Holy Heat,highs in the 80s? Do you have your cooler ready? Ice at the big red barn. There should be a slight wind today with a chance of clouds. The winds could pick up.. read more →