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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.

  • Protecting Montana's Waterways from Invasives
  • With summer more than half over, more than 23,000 watercraft have been inspected at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks aquatic invasive species inspection stations around the state. "This hot and dry weather has a lot of people looking to cool off in Montana
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/26/2017 6:15:00 AM
  • Montana: FWP Seeks Applicants for Citizen Advisory Committee
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking applicants to fill two volunteer positions on the Region 6 Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC). The CAC is a general advisory committee that provides input and guidance to FWP on a variety of issues—from wildlife ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/26/2017 6:15:00 AM
  • FWP Makes Decision for the Whitefish Lake Watershed Project
  • (KALISPELL, Mont.) Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) is recommending that the Fish and Wildlife Commission approve the purchase of a conservation easement on the Lazy Creek portion of the Whitefish Lake Watershed Project area as proposed in the ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 7/25/2017 11:06:00 PM
  • Cops: Fishing license led investigators to fugitive in Montana
  • ONEIDA COUNTY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - A fugitive from Oneida County was found in Montana when he tried to apply for a fishing license, according to the Sheriff’s Office. The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office has been looking for 66-year-old Jeffrey Mitchell ...
  • LocalSYR
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  • 7/25/2017 4:11:00 PM
  • New Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks visits Montana
  • U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke recently announced the appointment of two Deputy Assistant Secretaries to serve as leaders at the Department. Aurelia Skipwith will serve as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks and former House
  • Bitterroot Star
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  • 7/25/2017 3:58:00 PM
  • Keeping vigilant on protecting Montana's waterways
  • With summer more than half over, more than 23,000 watercraft have been inspected at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks aquatic invasive species inspection stations around the state. “This hot and dry weather has a lot of people looking to cool off in ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 7/24/2017 11:46:00 PM
  • FWP restricts campfires at Sweet Grass County properties
  • BILLINGS — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will ban campfires and restrict smoking and other activities at its fishing access sites in Sweet Grass County starting Friday, July 28, 2017, because of wildfire danger. FWP will follow the lead of the Sweet ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 7/24/2017 11:46:00 PM
  • Keeping vigilant on protecting Montana¿s waterways
  • With summer more than half over, more than 23,000 watercraft have been inspected at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks aquatic invasive species inspection stations around the state. “This hot and dry weather has a lot of people looking to cool off in ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 7/24/2017 11:46:00 PM
  • Hunter Education Field Day for Adults to be Held in Havre
  • A Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Hunter Education course has been set for the Havre area on Thurs., Aug. 3, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. All hunter education classes are free of charge. Students must register online at the FWP website: fwp.mt.gov; click on the ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 7/21/2017 11:55:00 PM
  • Simms Wins Big at ICAST/IFTD New Product Showcases
  • About Simms Fishing Products: Established in 1980, Montana-based Simms is the preeminent manufacturer of waders, outerwear and technical apparel in fishing. In 2011, Simms expanded its product offering to include expertly crafted outerwear, footwear and ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/20/2017 6:58:00 AM
  • Fish, MSU hire veteran Dominguez for basketball operations
  • Silvey Dominguez, a respected college basketball veteran, has joined the Montana State staff as Director of Basketball Operations, Bobcats head coach Brian Fish announced Wednesday. “The chance to add a coach with so much experience and knowledge to our ..
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 7/19/2017 11:10:00 PM
  • 2017 MT. Governor's Cup Youth Fishing Tourney
  • The 2017 Montana Governor's Cup Youth Fishing Tournament was held at the Kiwanis Park fishing ponds in Fort Peck on July 8. Fishing began at 8:30 a.m. with 94 kids participating, and 89 fish were reeled in by the tournament end. The effective bait was ...
  • glasgowcourier.com
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  • 7/19/2017 6:58:00 PM
  • Montana WILD programs for late July
  • Looking for some fun summer activities? Montana WILD in Helena is offering a variety of free programs showcasing Montana’s fish and wildlife and an array of recreational opportunities. Wild Mile – July 27 The Wild Mile is a one mile, wildlife themed ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 7/19/2017 5:50:00 PM
  • Fishing restrictions come to southwestern Montana rivers
  • High temperatures and low flows have triggered partial fishing closures on a half-dozen rivers in southwestern Montana. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks announced that fishing would be closed from 2 p.m. to midnight starting Wednesday on portions of the ..
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 7/19/2017 5:17:00 PM
  • Fishing restricted on several SW Montana rivers
  • High water temperatures and low stream flows have prompted Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks to implement restrictions on several rivers in southwest Montana starting Wednesday. These restrictions come two weeks later in the year than the first restrictions
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 7/19/2017 8:23:00 AM
  • Montana: "Hoot Owl" Restrictions on Some Trout Seasons
  • High water temperatures and low stream flows have prompted Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks to implement "hoot owl" restrictions on several rivers in Southwest Montana starting Wednesday. The following sections of rivers will be closed to fishing daily ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/19/2017 6:25:00 AM
  • Judge Blocks Montana Dam Again Over Threat to Fish
  • HELENA, MONT. (AP) A judge blocked construction of a $59 million irrigation dam because of the potential threat to an ancient fish species in Montana's Yellowstone River just three months after he lifted a previous injunction on the project. In his order .
  • Construction Equipment Guide
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  • 7/19/2017 4:22:00 AM

Montana Guides/Outfitters

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Montana Fishing Clubs

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