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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.

  • Wardens Seeking Information on Dead Whitetail Buck in McCone County
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks game wardens are seeking any information regarding a 5X5 whitetail buck that was found dead about 75 yards off Cow Creek Road south of Vida in McCone County. The deer was found by a hunter on Sept. 23. Anyone with ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 9/27/2017 11:35:00 PM
  • FWP drops fire restrictions in six south central Montana counties
  • BILLINGS - Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has dropped restrictions on some fires at its fishing access sites and state parks in six south central Montana counties. As of Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, fire restrictions in place since summer at fishing access ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 9/27/2017 11:12:00 PM
  • Wiltz: Fishing for a problem
  • Zinke, of Montana, has asked federal agencies to promote outdoor recreation, and regarding this he has said, "It worries me to think about hunting and fishing becoming activities for the land-owning elite." Let's hope that he continues to think along these
  • The Daily Republic
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  • 9/27/2017 5:16:00 AM
  • FWP to present "birds and bats" workshop for teachers
  • BILLINGS - Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will present a free one-day workshop on birds and bats Oct. 19, 2017, in Billings for teachers and youth leaders. The workshop is geared for teachers in grades 3-7 and will assist teachers with lessons about ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 9/26/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • Oct. Montana Hunting & Fishing News FREE for AmmoLand Readers
  • USA-(Ammoland.com)-The Montana Hunting & Fishing News Magazine is offering an exclusive free look at their October 2017 issue online for Ammoland.com readers. The Montana Hunting & Fishing News magazine is produced 11 times per year, with issues monthly ..
  • Ammo Land
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  • 9/26/2017 7:25:00 PM
  • Montana celebrates National Hunting and Fishing Day
  • As co-chairs of the Montana Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus, itself a member of the 48-state National Assembly of Sportsmen’s Caucuses network, we are proud to join like-minded sportsmen-legislators from across the nation in celebrating the 45th ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 9/26/2017 12:05:00 PM
  • ALERT: ANGLING RESTRICTIONS LIFTED ON SECTION I OF THE BIG HOLE
  • (BOZEMAN, Mont.)—Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is alerting the public that angling restrictions on the Upper Big Hole River have been lifted given improved conditions. Section I of the Big Hole from Saginaw Bridge on Skinner Meadows Road to the mouth of .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 9/25/2017 6:54:00 PM
  • LAST SECTION OF BIG HOLE TO REOPEN TO FISHING TUESDAY
  • (BOZEMAN, Mont.)—With criteria being met under the drought management plan, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will reopen the last remaining closed section of the Big Hole River to fishing effective Tuesday. This lowermost section, from Notch Bottom Fishing .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 9/25/2017 6:54:00 PM
  • Interior’s Zinke Tabs October As National Hunting And Fishing Month
  • I grew up in northwest Montana surrounded by public lands and waters. Some of my best memories are hunting and fishing with my dad and granddad, and then later teaching my own kids to hunt and fish. That's something I want more families to experience ...
  • www.nraila.org
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  • 9/25/2017 6:28:00 PM
  • Last remaining fishing restriction lifted on southwest Montana rivers
  • HELENA – Fish, Wildlife and Parks announced Monday morning that there will no longer be any fishing restrictions on Southwest Montana’s rivers. The last remaining section of the Big Hole River will open on Tuesday. The area is the lowermost section ...
  • ktvh.com
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  • 9/25/2017 5:37:00 PM
  • Interior Sec. Zinke Designates October National Hunting and Fishing Month
  • I grew up in northwest Montana surrounded by public lands and waters. Some of my best memories are hunting and fishing with my dad and granddad, and then later teaching my own kids to hunt and fish. That’s something I want more families to experience ...
  • Breitbart News
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  • 9/25/2017 5:09:00 PM
  • Fishing restrictions lifted on upper Big Hole River
  • Cooler weather has prompted Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks to end angling restrictions on the Upper Big Hole River. Section I of the Big Hole from Saginaw Bridge on Skinner Meadows Road to the mouth of the North Fork Big Hole River is now open to fishing
  • Independent Record
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  • 9/25/2017 4:31:00 PM
  • Interior’s Zinke Tabs October As National Hunting And Fishing Month
  • I grew up in northwest Montana surrounded by public lands and waters. Some of my best memories are hunting and fishing with my dad and granddad, and then later teaching my own kids to hunt and fish. That's something I want more families to experience ...
  • www.americas1stfreedom.org
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  • 9/25/2017 9:19:00 AM
  • Zinke Declares October National Hunting & Fishing Month
  • "I grew up in northwest Montana surrounded by public lands and waters. Some of my best memories are hunting and fishing with my dad and granddad, and then later teaching my own kids to hunt and fish. That's something I want more families to experience ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/25/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Grizzly kills cattle near Dupuyer, bear activity increasing state wide
  • The cattle were located in a creek bottom with thick willow cover. Specialists from USDA Wildlife Services, working in coordination with Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ bear specialist, confirmed a grizzly was the cause of the depredation and at least ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 9/22/2017 11:06:00 PM
  • 'It's alive!' Mystery fish swimming in Skyline Park pond
  • So once released into a pond, a goldfish can get quite large. Goldfish are not native to Montana. They are native to China, Cunneen said. It’s illegal to dump non-native fish into a pond in Montana. The crime is a misdemeanor and carries the potential of .
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 9/22/2017 9:28:00 PM
  • Fish, Wildlife and Parks Director Vows Unification of Agency
  • The new director of Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is optimistic about the direction of the agency after a tumultuous legislative session brought to light inner conflicts and exposed a fissure among the individual departments. Martha Williams ...
  • FlatheadBeacon
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  • 9/22/2017 11:08:00 AM
  • Sec. Zinke declares October as National Hunting and Fishing Month
  • "Some of my best memories are hunting and fishing with my dad and granddad [in northwest Montana], and then later teaching my own kids to hunt and fish," Zinke said. "That's something I want more families to experience, which is exactly why increasing ...
  • WCSH6
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  • 9/21/2017 11:28:00 PM

Montana Guides/Outfitters

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Montana Fishing Clubs

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