Montana Walleye Gov Cup: Final Results

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The Captain, who broadcasted LIVE on location at Fort Peck for the Gov Cup just sent in the leaderboard. 141 teams competed in the 2014 Montana Walleye Governors Cup at Fort Peck Reservoir Friday and Saturday. Top 5 Teams: 1st Place: Jesse and Monica Reuter Sidney, Montana with 44.05 pounds 2nd Place: Kyle Vine from Vita, Montana and […]

Montana Governor’s Cup | Day 1 Results


The Montana Walleye Governor’s Cup is taking place at Fort Peck Reservoir this weekend with 141 teams competing in this year’s action packed tournament filled with a strong group of teams. Day one leaders 1. Jesse & Monica Reuter from Sidney, MT 30.55 lbs. 2. Scott & Cindy Sundheim from Fairview, MT 24.08 lbs. 3. Kenny Kepp Shane […]

$10,000 Canyon Ferry Walleye Festival > Day 1 Leaderboard

Photo is of Jim Johnson and Adam Strainer at Canyon Ferry.

At the $10,000 Canyon Ferry Walleye Festival, day one wrapped up with over 142 teams are competing in this two day fishing tournament. We are happy to share the leaderboard for Day 1 (straight from The Captain who was broadcasting LIVE from the tournament this morning). Day One Canyon Ferry Walleye Festival Leaderboard: First Place:   Dave Gregor from Gallatin Gateway […]

2014 Spring Mack Days – Flathead Lake – General Information


2014 SPRING MACK DAYS Sponsored by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and sanctioned by Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks $150,000 in Cash and Prizes- varies depending on harvest 1-$10,000, 2-$5,000, & 5-$1,000 Tagged Lake Trout Over 5,000-$100-$500 tagged lake trout March 14th-May 18th-Fridays-Saturdays-& Sundays May 9-May 18 will be 10 straight days 34 days […]

Goliath Grouper Eats Barracuda In One Bite [Video]


Most people think of Barracudas as vicious creatures, very interesting to see how small they really are compared to fish like the Goliath Grouper. Goliath Groupers are also commonly referred to as “jewfish” and according to Wikipedia “They may reach extremely large sizes, growing to lengths of up to 10 feet and can weigh as […]

Post Your Favorite Fishing Videos in The New Forum [Outdoor Club]


We launched a new more robust version of Outdoor Chat and one of the cool features is the ability to post videos into conversations called “topics”. We’ve created two rooms for video postings so far. Hunting Videos Fishing Videos Posting A Video Copy and paste the “html” under “share” on any Youtube video you want […]

Will The Lake Superior Whitefish Bite This Year On Flathead Lake?


The Captain asked Jim Vashro, Regional Fisheries Manager if we would have a Whitefish bite this year on any of the Flathead area bodies of water. His response is below. That’s dangerous ground… or waters… We are saying the perch hatch/whitefish bite depends on spring weather. A series of springs with nasty cold fronts have […]

2013 Canyon Ferry Walleye Festival – Final Results


The 2013 Canyon Ferry Walleye Festival turned out to be a walleye challange for many of the teams this year.  Unsettled weather made it a pretty tough bite but the team of Dennis Willert and Mike Corder of Helena weighed 5 fish each day for a total of 19.54 pounds to take home the 1st […]

The Most Valuable Guaranteed Fishing Lure In The Box


Walleye Wayne, the original on-air, fishing, hunting, pretty much everything –  sidekick of the Captain put his signature on one of the Famous Guaranteed Fishing Lures sold at many trade shows over the last 10-15 years. To make this lure even more “valuable” the Captain has had great luck with it (autograph and all) catching […]

How To Be Prepared For A Grizzly Bear Encounter – Hunt in Montana


Grizzly bears, this time of year are typically preparing for winter hibernation. Bird and bow hunters should be alert and prepared for encounters while out in the field. “Each year we urge hunters to avoid riparian areas with dense cover because that’s where grizzly and black bears seek berries and other food,” said Ron Aasheim, […]

AWESOME Rainbow Fishing All Over Helena – Montana Fishing Report

Rainbow Trout

Summer 2012 Helena area fishing report provided by Troy Humphrey and Adam Strainer from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Canyon Ferry:  The rainbow trout is picking up throughout the reservoir.  Boat anglers are doing well from White Earth to the dam trolling at 10 to 20 feet with cranks (green, orange and silver) or cowbells […]

Montana Fall Mack Days Fast Approaching: 2012 Fall News

Fall Mack Days

Autumn in Western Montana is right around the corner. That means the 2012 Fall Mack Days Fishing Event is fast approaching. It is time to get your fishing equipment-boats, poles, lures, etc. ready to go. Fall Mack Days on Flathead Lake will begin September 21st and end November 11th. Up to $125,000 in cash and […]

Grizzly Captured South of Highway 40

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A 3-year old, 271-pound male grizzly was captured Saturday morning between Highway 2 and the Whitefish River, just southeast of Whitefish. According to Grizzly Bear Management Specialist Tim Manley, the bear had been in the area for about a week and was reported feeding on unsecured garbage and apples. The property where the bear was […]