It is another great weekend for hunting and fishing in Big Sky country. It is always best to “know before you go.” Find out all the latest hunting and fishing news from around the state, with updated reports from the Montana Outdoor Radio Show.
September 13th Summaries
Bill from Rock Creek Marina says the walleye are still a little slow, the Northerns seem to be biting, and the so are the bass.
Bill Brown at Bob Wards says big game is starting to get active out there for bow hunters, and fishing the rivers and creeks is great.
Brett French Outdoor editor of the Billings Gazette discusses this week’s post, clay trapping, and hitting the Missouri River.
Chancy at Snappy’s says kokannee looks to be a decent on Graves Creek and the Tobacco.
Dale from Don’s in Lewistown says the snow and rain is moving out and folks are catching fish.
John Harris from Lakeside Resort in Trout Creek says Noxon Rapids Reservoir is doing well on pike and a few walleye.
Leonard from Roberts Bait and Tackle says trout fishing is pretty fair on Holter and so are the perch.
Mary Beth Kibler of Kibler Outfitting says the weather is starting to clear up in the Ft Peck area and it looks to be good out there. To book a Summer fishing trip call Kibler Outfitting at 406-557-2503.
Ron Aashiem says swan and bison lottery results are now posted online. To get more information go online to www.fwp.mt.gov.
Ryan from Bob Wards says in Bozeman The Lower Madison the cooler temperatures are improving the fishing but not the fly fishing. In Butte, Morning PMD hatches and yellow Sally hatches on the Beaverhead River has produced well. In Helena, trout fishing is solid on Canyon Ferry Lake by the Dam and Cemetery Island.
Shawn Plakke recaps his hunting trip with his boy, and shares tips for those going out after the Fall Harvest.
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