Helena Area Reservoirs Fishing Report 9.17.18
By angelamontana

Posted: September 17, 2018

Canyon Ferry:  Rainbow fishing continues to be slow, but anglers are catching a few, both trolling and from shore, using worms near White Earth and the Dam. Walleye action has been fair around the Silos and Goose Bay trolling worm harnesses tipped with worms.  A few perch are being caught by anglers while searching for walleye.    Adam Strainer, FWP, Helena

Hauser:  Rainbow fishing is slow with a few trout being caught from shore at the Causeway Bridge and Riverside while using worms or marshmallows. Boat anglers are finding a few trout while trolling cowbells around the White Sandy/Black Sandy area.  A few walleye are being caught in the Causeway and below Canyon Ferry Dam on jigs with a worm.  Troy Humphrey, FWP, Helena

Holter:  Rainbow fishing is good while trolling rapalas or cowbells around Cottonwood Creek and Split Rock.  A few rainbows are being caught from shore at Departure Point while using worms and Gates of the Mountains on Wooly Buggers. Perch fishing is good around Cottonwood Creek, Mann Gulch and Willow Creek while using jigs and worms in 12 to 20 feet of water.  A few walleye are being caught in the Gates of the Mountains canyon on jigs and worms. Troy Humphrey, FWP, Helena