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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.


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.

  • Lawmaker: Protect trapping, hunting, fishing in constitution
  • HELENA — A Republican lawmaker wants voters to add protections for trapping, hunting and fishing to the Montana constitution. The Helena Independent-Record reports state Sen. Jennifer Fielder of Thompson Falls says her proposal would fend off any ...
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 2/19/2017 11:34:00 PM
  • FWP seeks comment on rules aimed at invasive mussels
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking comment on proposed amendments to rules that outline new regulations needed in the battle to contain, detect and prevent the risk of spreading invasive mussels and other aquatic invasive species to other state wate
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  • 2/17/2017 10:08:00 PM
  • Part of Yellowstone WMA road reopened after runoff subsides
  • BILLINGS — Part of the roadway leading through the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Yellowstone Wildlife Management Area east of Billings will reopen Saturday morning. FWP closed the WMA to all vehicles earlier in the week because of muddy road ...
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  • 2/17/2017 10:08:00 PM
  • March Montana Hunting & Fishing News FREE Online for Ammoland Readers
  • MONTANA -( Montana Hunting & Fishing News Magazine is offering an exclusive free look at their February 2017 issue online for readers. The Montana Hunting & Fishing News magazine is produced 11 times per year, with issues ...
  • Ammo Land
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  • 2/17/2017 7:09:00 PM
  • Panel: Set aside parts of upper Bitterroot River to non-commercial fishing
  • “There was consensus on the alternative,” said Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Regional Fisheries Manager Pat Saffel. “I actually didn’t expect that.” The 16-member Bitterroot River Recreation Advisory Committee will meet one more time to ...
  • Ravalli Republic
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  • 2/17/2017 1:48:00 PM
  • Voters could decide if right to hunt, fish, trap should be in constitution
  • A constitutional referendum brought before a Senate committee Thursday would ask voters whether the right to hunt, fish and trap should be codified in the Montana Constitution. Sen. Jennifer Fielder, R-Thompson Falls, brought Senate Bill 236 before the ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 2/17/2017 6:19:00 AM
  • Hunter Education Classes Offered in Havre, for Youth and Adults
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for the Havre area for this year. There will be three regular youth classroom courses offered this spring. In addition, an adult online “field day” course is set for Tuesday ...
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  • 2/15/2017 9:01:00 PM
  • Shed Hunters Urged to Hold Off Until Spring
  • Now imagine what it’s like for Montana’s elk population. It’s an especially stressful time for elk, with deep snow and limited food options. That’s why Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is asking shed hunters and other recreationists to give elk ...
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  • 2/10/2017 9:15:00 PM
  • Second meeting for birding/outdoors group March 16 in Miles City
  • Brandi Skone, non-game biologist for Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 7 in Miles City, will provide a summary of what was learned from the first meeting and from a questionnaire that asked about group interests and activities. Skone organized the ...
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  • 2/10/2017 9:15:00 PM
  • FWP to Expand Fisheries Division to Battle Aquatic Invasive Species
  • As part of the statewide effort to address the risks of invasive mussels, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks plans to create a new bureau to manage the prevention, detection and control of aquatic invasive species within state borders. The Aquatic Invasive ...
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  • 2/10/2017 7:13:00 PM
  • Female Mountain Lion Hunting To Close In HD 250
  • The hunting of female mountain lions in western Montana hunting district HD 250, which includes portions of Ravalli County will close at one-half hour after sunset on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. The order halting the hunt came shortly after Montana Fish ...
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  • 2/9/2017 8:26:00 PM
  • Bill eliminates hunting, fishing privileges for unpaid child-support
  • Lang’s Senate Bill 172 would change the law to say the state can deny a child-support scofflaw a wildlife conservation license, which is needed to obtain any Montana hunting or fishing license. The Montana Wildlife Federation supported the measure ...
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  • 2/8/2017 1:39:00 AM
  • Reward offered for information on Lake Elmo vandalism
  • BILLINGS — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is offering a reward of as much as $1,000 for information about vandalism on buildings at Lake Elmo State Park over the weekend. A vandals painted graffiti on buildings along the north shore of the lake ...
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  • 2/8/2017 12:21:00 AM
  • Montana fish parasite outbreak spreads
  • A deadly parasite that killed thousands of Mountain Whitefish in the Upper Yellowstone River this past summer has now spread to several other southern Montana streams, including the Big Horn River southeast of Billings. In addition to the Big Horn, FWP ...
  • 7KBZK
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  • 2/7/2017 9:50:00 PM
  • Williams Takes Over as Fish, Wildlife and Parks Director
  • “I like to be outside as much as I can,” she said recently from inside the director’s office of the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. On Feb. 1, Williams became the 24th director of FWP, the state agency that oversees Montana’s ...
  • FlatheadBeacon
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  • 2/7/2017 7:48:00 PM
  • Montana fish parasite outbreak spreads
  • A deadly parasite that killed thousands of Mountain Whitefish in the Upper Yellowstone River this past summer has now spread to several other southern Montana streams, including the Big Horn River southeast of Billings. In addition to the Big Horn, FWP ...
  • 8KPAX
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  • 2/7/2017 6:17:00 PM

Montana Guides/Outfitters

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Montana Fishing Clubs

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