Montana Hunting and Fishing Reports 9/17/16
By Kamp Cook

Posted: September 17, 2016

Lots of great reports of successful hunts are pouring into the Montana Outdoor Radio Show mail bag. Plus the early fall fishing reports are outstanding. Hear the latest hunting and fishing reports from around the state, from the latest episode of the Montana Outdoor Radio Show.

September 17th Summaries
-Bill from Bob Wards says the cool weather will be good for hunters, and in the Hamilton area the East and West Forks have great fishing out there.
-Bill from Rock Creek Marina says the fishing might be picking up as the temps go down.
-Brett French Outdoor Editor of the Billings Gazette says there is another section open on the Yellowstone River. Check out his weekly article for more info at
-Camp Cook reports from the Field with his Supporting staff while elk hunting.
-Chancy from Snappy’s in Kalispell says the fishing is still good.
-Charlie at Don’s says Spring Creek is seeing some nice action nymphing.
-Eddie Mindt owner of the Lakeridge Lodgings & Bait Shop talks about fishing with a bow.
-John at Lakeside Resort in Trout Creek says Noxon Rapids Reservoir says pike fishing is going strong.
-Leonard Roberts from Great Falls says Holter is doing well for trout, perch, and walleye.
-Mary Beth Kibler of Kibler Outfitting reports from Sands Springs about the hunting season. To book your hunting trip call 406-557-2503.
-Mike of the Stone Fly Fly Shop in Butte says fishing with terrestrials and streamers do well on most area rivers.
-Rob from Ronan Sports and Western says there are perch fisherman doing well in the East Bay on Flathead Lake.
-Ron Aashiem of the Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks talks about hunting season across the state. For more detailed information go to
-Tammy from Northwest Sports in Eureka says the kokannee are running up the Tobacco river to spawn
-Woody from Wood’s Lures in Townsend says Spring Creek is doing well, but beware the closures out there.