Helena Area Reservoirs Fishing Report 6.3.19
By angelamontana

Posted: June 3, 2019
Canyon Ferry:  Rainbow trout are being caught on the north end of the reservoir trolling spoons and cowbells tipped with a worm. Walleye and yellow perch are being caught throughout the south end and mid reservoir trolling worm harnesses, tipped with worms or leeches, or crankbaits. Rainbows, walleye, and perch are being caught from shore throughout the reservoir using jigs tipped with worms. Adam Strainer, FWP, Helena
Hauser:  Rainbows are being caught from shore below Canyon Ferry Dam bouncing and drifting jigs with a worm. Rainbows are also being caught in the White Sandy area and below Canyon Ferry Dam while trolling cowbells or crankbaits.  Walleye are being caught in Lake Helena and the Causeway on crankbaits or bottom bouncers. Some walleye are being caught in the slow water below Canyon Ferry Dam.  Troy Humphrey, FWP, Helena
Holter:  Rainbow fishing from shore is good around Gates of the Mountains while using flies, worms or marshmallows.  Boat anglers are finding rainbows while trolling dark colored crankbaits or cowbells in the lower reservoir around Split Rock and the clay banks.  The perch bite is picking up around Cottonwood Creek, Oxbow Bend, the boat ramps and in the canyon around Sleeping Giant.  A few walleye are being caught along with the perch. Troy Humphrey, FWP, Helena