Montana Fishing Reports for 6/4/16
By Kamp Cook

Posted: June 4, 2016

Summer is heating up already, and so is the fishing. Hear all the border to border reports, from the latest episode of the Montana Outdoor Radio Show.

June 4th Summaries
-Bill from Rock Creek Marina says fishing the Bitterroot is doing really well right now.
-Brett French Outdoor Editor of the Billings Gazette talks about his article at and a black bear attack in Georgia in the Great Smokey Mountains National Park.
-Carolyn Persico from the Rock Creek Mercantile says the salmon flies are doing well on Rock Creek.
-Clint Thompson from Hell Creek Marina says the fishing this Spring has been really good.
-Dallas at Highline Cleaners in Chester says fishing Tiber and Willow Creek are going well for area anglers.
-John at Lakeside Resort in Trout Creek says Noxon Rapids Reservoir says the bass are hitting strong.
Leonard Roberts from Great Falls says Holter is producing from the shore.
Lakeridge Lodgings & Bait Shop is under new management, New owner Eddie Mindt reports May 28th
-Kirk from Snappy’s in Kalispell says June 11th there is a pike fishing tournament on Flathead River.
-Jim from Ronan Sports and Western says the walleye are biting on Nelson with the right bait.
-Mike of the Stone Fly Fly Shop in Butte says the salmon fly should be hatching on the Bighole at any moment.
-Rob from Ronan Sports and Western says there are some great bass fishing going on right now.
-Ron Aashiem of the Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks reminds us to check your water craft to stop the sread of invasive species. For more information on the Montana outdoor regulations and drawings go to
-Ruth Ann from Tiber Marina says the water is down but fishing on Tiber is still doing good.
-Ryan of Bob Wards says in Helena it’s time to get your boat out when heading to Canyon Ferry Lake, in Butte the Big Hole is fishing fair, and In the Bozeman area the lower Madison is picking up nicely.
-Sharon at the Silos on Canyon Ferry in Helena says fishing Canyon Ferry Lake is awesome!
-Tammy of Northwestern Sports in Eureka says things should be improving as Spring rolls in.
-Woody Schuler of Woody Lures in Townsend says area rivers are muddy and running strong, so hit the creeks, they may be high but are fishing well.