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Fishing Montana

EZFishing brings you Montana's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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Find any of the 10686 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Montana Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Montana.

Montana Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Montana?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.


Montana Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.


Links to Montana Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Montana's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Montana Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Montana.

  • Lessons from Yellowstone River fish kill being discussed
  • A parasite killed the fish last summer and on Wednesday Montana Lt. Governor Mike Cooney, wildlife officials, county and city leaders..and tourism business folks will be talking about what happened. They'll touch on what they learned and how to keep it ...
  • KXLF
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  • 3/28/2017 7:31:00 PM
  • Lessons from Yellowstone River fish kill being discussed
  • A parasite killed the fish last summer and on Wednesday Montana Lt. Governor Mike Cooney, wildlife officials, county and city leaders..and tourism business folks will be talking about what happened. They'll touch on what they learned and how to keep it ...
  • 8KPAX
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  • 3/28/2017 3:05:00 PM
  • Dozens of dead fish found along riverbank near Worden
  • The fish were dead and floating in the water. Bob Gibson, manager for Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks, says the amount of dead fish isn't surprising. "Our fisheries folks say that they are aware that that kind of kill off does happen sometimes in the early
  • 8 News KULR8
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  • 3/28/2017 4:06:00 AM
  • Dead fish found near Worden
  • The fish were dead and they were floating in the water. Bob Gibson, manager for Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks, says the amount of dead fish isn't surprising. "Our fisheries folks say that they are aware that that kind of kill off does happen sometimes in
  • 8 News KULR8
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  • 3/28/2017 12:51:00 AM
  • Fishing guides gather to talk about threats posed by climate change
  • DAVID ERICKSON david.erickson@missoulian.com 1 hr ago 0 MISSOULA -- Most people haven’t experienced all the effects that climate change is having on Montana’s waterways, but fly-fishing guides and outfitters, who are out nearly every day, say they have ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 3/27/2017 7:24:00 AM
  • Fishing guides gather to talk about threats posed by climate change
  • DAVID ERICKSON david.erickson@missoulian.com 24 min ago 0 MISSOULA — Most people haven't experienced all the effects that climate change is having on Montana's waterways, but fly-fishing guides and outfitters, who are out nearly every day, say they have ..
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 3/27/2017 6:10:00 AM
  • Montana Encourages Boater Ed Courses
  • The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators and Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks encourage boaters to enroll in a boating education course prior to the kickoff of the boating season. U.S. Coast Guard statistics indicate that of the accidents
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/27/2017 5:42:00 AM
  • New Rules Approved for Boats at Tiber and Canyon Ferry (MT) Reservoirs
  • Montana's Fish and Wildlife Commission, in a special teleconference meeting last week, approved new rules for boaters at Canyon Ferry and Tiber reservoirs. The rules are part of Montana's response to the discovery of invasive mussel larvae last fall in ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/27/2017 5:42:00 AM
  • Fishing guides gather to talk about threats posed by climate change
  • Most people haven’t experienced all the effects that climate change is having on Montana’s waterways, but fly-fishing guides and outfitters, who are out nearly every day, say they have seen serious negative impacts on the fragile ecosystem in the past ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 3/26/2017 7:50:00 AM
  • Fishing guides gather to talk about threats posed by climate change
  • Most people haven’t experienced all the effects that climate change is having on Montana’s waterways, but fly-fishing guides and outfitters, who are out nearly every day, say they have seen serious negative impacts on the fragile ecosystem in the past ...
  • Ravalli Republic
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  • 3/26/2017 6:24:00 AM
  • Dillon Area Spring Hunter Education Course 2017
  • Online registration is required by going to Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks website at fwp.mt.gov and following the links to hunter education. A parental Acknowledgment of Risk Form and a Student Code of Conduct must be downloaded, completed and handed in .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/24/2017 9:27:00 PM
  • New Rules Approved for Boats at Tiber and Canyon Ferry Reservoirs
  • Montana’s Fish and Wildlife Commission, in a special teleconference meeting this week, approved new rules for boaters at Canyon Ferry and Tiber reservoirs. The rules are part of Montana’s response to the discovery of invasive mussel larvae last fall in ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/23/2017 6:52:00 PM
  • Mark Ward: Good trout fishing on Holter Reservoir
  • Lakes and reservoirs around Montana are slowly beginning to rid themselves of their ice, and fishing on the open water has begun. Last Saturday the temperature hit a high of 75 degrees in Helena. That type of weather will go a long way melting ice ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 3/23/2017 6:38:00 AM
  • Community and cultural events in the District, March 23-30, 2017
  • 202-281-2583. benninglibrary@dc.gov. Free. “Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman” From the Montana Rockies to the Kansas wheat fields and the Gulf of Mexico, families who work the land and sea are crossing political divides to find unexpected ways to protect the ...
  • Washington Post
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  • 3/23/2017 4:20:00 AM
  • Exposure cited as cause of woman's death in Fish Creek area
  • Bauer called in the Mineral County Search and Rescue team, which was joined by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. The group began to search to the west of the car, with Bauer saying that if she had gone east she would have had to cross the creek ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 3/22/2017 8:43:00 PM
  • Vote to overlook fishing outfitter blackens eye of the industry
  • Recently, fishing outfitter Robin Cunningham’s nomination for membership on the Montana Board of Outfitters came up for vote in the Montana Senate. Cunningham had served as a member of that board, on and off, since 1991. During that tenure, he was ...
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 3/22/2017 6:17:00 AM

Montana Guides/Outfitters

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Montana Fishing Clubs

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