Spring Fishing in Montana – Statewide Reports 3/19/16
By Kamp Cook
Spring is officialy kicking off tomorrow. And the fluctuation of temperatures has gotten the fish in a frenzy. Hear the latest statewide fishing reports from the Montana Outdoor Radio Show.
March 19th Summaries
-Brett French Outdoor Editor of the Billings Gazette talks about his article at Montanaoutdoor.com and a 66 year old that skied 166 miles to Mammoth.
-Chancy from Snappy’s in Kalispell says they have open water, and folks pulling pike out of Lower Thompson.
-Charlie at Don’s says the Missouri River is still \fishing good for walleye and Northern pike.
-Chris of the Stone Fly Fly Shop in Butte says streaming & nymph fishing have been the ticket
-John at Lakeside Resort in Trout Creek says Noxon Rapids Reservoir has walleyes.
-Leonard of Roberts Bait and Tackle says you can put in on Francis now.
-Mary Beth Kibler of Kibler Outfitting says Devil’s Creek was 35 degrees and fishing has been slow, but there have some reports on Northern pike. To book your fishing trip call 406-557-2503
-Michael Petterson Goose Call Champion makes the call in Studio.
-Ron Aashiem of the Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks reminds us of some of the new hunting regulations. For more information go to www.fwp.mt.gov.
-Ryan of Bob Wards says in Helena maggots are pulling in perch & trout, In the Bozeman area the lower Madison is fishing well, in Butte Clark Fork has been fishing fair.
-Todd Young of the Montana Walleye Governors Cup says they have 95 teams registered as of Friday.
-Woody Schuler of Woody Lures in Townsend says White Sulphur Springs is open, and the Shields & Yellowstone are the rivers to hit.