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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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Montana Fishing Resources

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

Montana Fishing Regulations

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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.

  • Montana Fishing Film Festival 2018
  • Once again Matt Devlin brings the Montana Fishing Film Festival 2018 rolls through Montana. Check out the show in Helena March 3rd at the Grandstreet Theater. Head on out and enjoy an evening of thrilling fishing films!
  • headhuntersflyshop.com
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  • 2/18/2018 6:30:00 PM
  • Bitterroot effort trying to keep fish out of ditches
  • Trout Unlimited is working with the Bitterroot Conservation District, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks and the Bitterroot National Forest to expand and improve bull trout and native fish populations, while maintaining or even improving irrigation ...
  • Ravalli Republic
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  • 2/18/2018 1:20:00 PM
  • Montana's 2018 open water fishing contests OK'd
  • The complete listing of tournaments can be found online at http://fwp.mt.gov/fish/whereToFish/contests/ or by calling 406-444-2449. Participants must comply with state fishing regulations, including daily and possession limits. Applications for fishing ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 2/17/2018 12:34:00 AM
  • Montana's 2018 open water fishing contests OK'd
  • The complete listing of tournaments can be found online at http://fwp.mt.gov/fish/whereToFish/contests/ or by calling 406-444-2449. Participants must comply with state fishing regulations, including daily and possession limits. Applications for fishing ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 2/16/2018 11:02:00 PM
  • Trout Creek Couple Fined in Major Wildlife Violations Case
  • (KALISPELL, Mont.) – Montana game wardens completed an investigation into significant wildlife violations that resulted in severe penalties for a pair of Trout Creek residents. Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks launched an investigation in October 2015 into .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/15/2018 8:39:00 PM
  • Notes From The 2018 DJCO Annual Shareholder Meeting
  • Culture is not that bad in the South or East or the Rockies. I go to Montana to fly fish and like it, but it’s too rugged. I need more intellectualism and a big city. Omaha was just fine for me.” More on BYD/new metals: “ I am hardly an expert at ...
  • ValueWalk
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  • 2/15/2018 8:21:00 PM
  • This Week in Fish & Wildlife: Changes to this year's archery season
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks' Andrea Jones joins MTN to discuss changes to this year's archery season and other 2018 license information. St. Charles Mission School in Pryor will run two hours later than regular times. St. Charles Mission School in ...
  • KTVQ
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  • 2/15/2018 6:10:00 PM
  • New MyFWP Online Portal
  • Many of Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ online users will notice a big change starting Wednesday with the unveiling of the new MyFWP online portal. The new MyFWP portal contains enhanced security measures to ensure user information is better protected.
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/15/2018 1:41:00 AM
  • Seasonal Jobs Open for Aquatic Invasive Species Inspection Stations
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is recruiting aquatic invasive species watercraft inspectors for the upcoming season. The job opportunities are part of the state’s on-going effort to prevent the spread of non-native mussels and other aquatic invasive ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/15/2018 12:29:00 AM
  • Popular Bitterroot fishing access re-opens Wednesday
  • STEVENSVILLE - Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks says the popular Bitterroot River access north of Stevensville is re-opened. But people accessing the river need to make sure they’re following the rules. The access north of Stevensville has been popular ...
  • 8KPAX
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  • 2/14/2018 8:55:00 PM
  • Applications Sought For Upland Game Bird Council
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) is seeking a member of a local Chamber of Commerce to fill one vacancy on the Upland Game Bird Enhancement Program Citizens’ Advisory Council. The Advisory Council is made up of 12 volunteers representing various ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/14/2018 5:04:00 PM
  • Ice angler surprised to pull Tiger Muskie out of Tongue River Reservoir
  • This is the same source that Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks uses to obtain Tiger Muskie for stocking Montana waters. This also reduces concerns that additional pathogens or other aquatic invasive species accompanied the stocking effort at Ranchester Pond.
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/14/2018 12:47:00 AM
  • Ice fishing day this Saturday for youth, Fish and Wildlife Commission meets
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks have scheduled two field days for adults in the Great Falls area who have completed the online hunter education course. The field days will be at the Region 4 FWP headquarters, 4600 Giant Springs Road, at the following ...
  • Great Falls Tribune
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  • 2/13/2018 6:31:00 PM
  • Stevensville Bridge Access Open Again
  • The site is now under new ownership, and the landowner signed a Private Lands Fishing Access agreement with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) last month that provides similar access to what was available in the past. The new agreement says that boaters
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/13/2018 12:01:00 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife Commission has full agenda for Thursday meeting
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will work through a diverse agenda at its meeting on Thursday, Feb. 15, at Montana WILD in Helena. The agenda includes final decisions on the full slate of biennial big game season proposals, endorsement ...
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 2/12/2018 8:39:00 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife Commission to meet Thursday in Helena
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will work through a diverse agenda at their meeting Feb. 15 at Montana WILD in Helena. The agenda includes final decisions on the full slate of biennial big game season proposals, endorsement considerations for ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/12/2018 6:42:00 PM
  • Free children's ice fishing event offered Saturday in Glasgow
  • This event is designed for youth but all ages are welcome to attend. No fishing license is required. Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and the Fort Peck Chapter of Walleye’s Unlimited are hosting the event, with donations by D & G Sports and Western.
  • Independent Record
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  • 2/12/2018 5:03:00 PM
  • Montana Ice Fishing on a Fishy Sunday
  • I have always said as long as I am fishing I am happy. Another adventure this weekend off to the frozen lakes to catch some trout. We headed east a little later then we wanted but made it out. It was cold when we departed around 6:45 am and I layered up on
  • News Talk KGVO
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  • 2/12/2018 3:17:00 AM
  • Magrath Fish Pond, Montana - Fishing Holes on Waymarking.com
  • This is a wonderful fishing pond and is for individuals who are 16 and under and must be accompanied by an adult. The fishing pond is located in Galt Irrigation Park a lovely location with large cottonwood trees, picnic tables and meandering well cared for
  • waymarking.com
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  • 2/11/2018 6:51:00 PM
  • Fly Fishing Film Tour comes to entertain, teach in Tulsa
  • Tickets are available for the 2018 Fly Fishing Film Tour, set this year for the Five Oaks Lodge in Jenks on March 10, and with the added feature of fly-tying lessons with guide and author Kelly Galloup of Montana. The program comes to Tulsa with ...
  • Tulsa World
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  • 2/11/2018 6:39:00 AM
  • Bitter Root Water Forum to hold fly fishing film festival and fundraiser
  • The non-profit hosted the F3T (Fly Fishing Film Tour) that also played in Missoula. Last year the BRWF hosted a Montana film festival featuring fly-fishing films from Montana. “We’re just trying to change it up and mix it up every year and offer ...
  • Ravalli Republic
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  • 2/10/2018 1:03:00 PM
  • FWP recognizes Block Management cooperators at annual dinner
  • Of those, 170 people were cooperators or families enrolled in the hunter access program administered by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 7, and 36 were staff or special guests. “It’s always great when we can get that many cooperators and ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/9/2018 10:31:00 PM

Montana Guides/Outfitters

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Montana Fishing Clubs

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