The elk rut is in ful swing and the leaves are starting to fall. Hear all of the latest outdoor reports from around the state, from the most recent episode of the Montana Outdoor Radio Show.
September 26th Summaries
Bill from Bob Wards says the Upper Bighole is doing well. In the Missoula area, there’s been some success on the Flathead Clark Fork Rivers.
Brett French Outdoor Editor of the Billings Gazette caps his adventure in Hawaii, and his weekly article at Montanaoutdoor.com talking about bear awareness.
Chancy from Snappy’s in Kalispell says area fishin’s been good.
Cindy of the Fall Mack Days says there were 897 trout turned in opening day, and describes the prizes available to anglers.
Dale at Don’s says Spring Creek is doing well for trout and has tipped over into a brown’s trout fishery.
Dallas at Highline Cleaners in Chester says with the cooler nights the bigger fish are going to start coming up on Tiber.
John at Lakeside Resort in Trout Creek says Noxon Rapids Reservoir is looking good for the upcoming bass tournament.
Leonard Roberts from Great Falls says Holter is doing good, and folks are finding success for walleye below schools of perch.
Mike Markum of the Stone Fly Fly Shop in Butte says with Fall here browns will be kicking it into gear.
Rob from Ronan Sports and Western says still getting great success for smallmouth bass on Flathead Lake.
Ron Aashiem of the Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks reminds us of youth hunting, rules, and expectations. To comment or get more information go to www.fwp.mt.gov.
Ryan of Bob Wards says in Bozeman the Gallatin is fishing better, in Butte the the Bighole is fishing fair, and in Helena the Mighty Mo and Canyon Ferry are doing really well, and on Holding Reservoir salmon snagging has begun.
Tammy of Northwestern Sports in Eureka says the salmon snag is winding down.
Woody Schuler of Woody Lures in Townsend says it’s cooled off and is nice out there, and area river fishing is doing well.