Helena Area Reservoirs Fishing Report 7.1.19
By angelamontana

Posted: July 1, 2019

Canyon Ferry:  Rainbow trout are being caught from shore throughout the the reservoir on jigs tipped with worms. Walleye and some yellow perch are being caught throughout the reservoir trolling worm harnesses, crankbaits, and slow death rigs in 10 to 30 feet of water. Walleye and perch are being caught from shore throughout the reservoir using jigs, standard and floating, tipped with worms or leeches in 5 to 25 feet of water.  Adam Strainer, FWP, Helena

Hauser:  Rainbows are being caught from shore at Riverside below Canyon Ferry Dam while drifting jigs.  Rainbows are also being caught in the Causeway near White Sandy while trolling cowbells. Walleye are being caught at the Causeway Bridge and in the Causeway on jigs with a leech.  A few perch are being caught in the Causeway on jigs as well.  Troy Humphrey, FWP, Helena

Holter:  Shore fishing for rainbows is slow.  Night fishing for rainbows is good along the cliffs from Departure Point to Split Rock while trolling cowbells.  Walleye and perch are being caught on jigs and worms along the east shore from Indian Trail to the Boat Loft.  Most action has been around weedbeds in 20 to 25 feet of water.  Troy Humphrey, FWP, Helena