Great Time of Year To Be An Outdoorsmen: MORS Weekly Wrap Up

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What a week to be an outdoorsmen in Montana. Fishing is starting to pick up again with the cooler temperatures at night. While the fishing picks up, there undoubtedly will be less folks fishing because hunting is starting to take center stage. After all, you can’t be everywhere all the time, even though you might […]

Fourth of July Holiday MORS Weekly Wrap Up

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The Captain and a couple friends spent the past week fishing for walleye on Fort Peck Reservoir.  They came back with great stories and pictures of BIG walleye. Read the Captain’s Catch Report here. Fort Peck is also the Twisted Tea “Hot Fishing Spot of the Week”.  The Walleye Wayne Autograph Lure comes through with a nice […]

Canyon Ferry Walleye Festival Kicks Off and More: MORS Weekly Wrap Up

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This week, The Captain broadcasted live from the waters of Canyon Ferry Reservoir at the Canyon Ferry Walleye Festival.  If you missed the show, check out the Weekly Audio Reports to get up-to-date on the latest fishing news. The annual walleye tournament attracts 150 two – angler teams that will compete for a $10,000 first-place cash […]

Salmon Fly Hatch Going Strong on Rock Creek | Weekly Wrap Up

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Two big things happened last week. First and foremost Dean Henman from Miles City won the 2000 watt Yamaha Generator from Bretz RV and Marine. Henman registered online sometime in May and he was surprised to hear from us that he won. You may listen to the phone conversation by just clicking here. The second big thing was […]

King Salmon Are Biting On The Clearwater and More in The MORS Weekly Wrap Up


The king salmon bite has started on the Clearwater River in Idaho. A record number of salmon are coming in this year. Many anglers from Montana fish the Clearwater, including Bill Brown from Bob Wards in Missoula. Brown went down to the Clearwater and fished last weekend and they caught 9 king salmon. “I think […]

Find Out Where To Catch Your Limit of Kokanee Salmon in the Captain’s Weekly Wrap-Up


It is the middle of a long holiday weekend. The cold front has moved in and will move through Montana this weekend. Trevor Johnson, of Kit’s Tackle, had a timely post this week on how to catch fish during a cold front. Trevor has some great information on the post, maybe I will start to catch […]

Fort Peck Stays Hot for Walleye and Smallmouth in the Montana Outdoor Weekly Wrap Up

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We had good news of sorts from Jim Vashro this week. Vashro made a post on that predicted in his opinion that the whitefish bite, which has been non-existent in recent years, might be back this summer. “This spring saw good numbers of perch spawners and the spawn appeared to be steady. We’ve had […]

Kokanee Salmon Biting on Lake Koocanusa and More in the Montana Outdoor Weekly Wrap Up


The fishing is getting close to starting to pick all across the state on the reservoirs and lakes. Trout fishing has been fair but the walleye, northern pike, and bass fishing will kick into full gear as the upcoming week’s weather forecast looks good for the first part of the week anyway. This next Saturday […]

In This Weeks Montana Outdoor Wrap Up Windy Spring Weather Made Fishing Difficult

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Last week, the fishing in Montana was a little tough because of the weather. The colder temperatures slowed the spring-runoff into the rivers.  Cold fronts blew in and made it uncomfortable to be fishing. The cooler weather also was not good for dry fly fly-fishing. The Missouri River below Holter was better fishing than most […]

Spring Weather and Lake Fishing Updates In The Montana Outdoor Weekly Wrap Up


The past week, we found many of Montana’s rivers blown out, as rain and hot weather entered the state. Leonard from Roberts Bait in Great Falls told me that his rain gauge collected 1-1/4 inches of rain on Saturday. It is Spring in Montana, that’s for sure! The Twisted Tea “Hot Fishing Spot of the […]

Warmer weather and Idaho Steelheads in The Montana Outdoor Weekly Wrap Up


The weather was probably the biggest news of the week. All across the state on our fishing reports the ice was starting to honeycomb and anglers were looking to get on the open water. Boat dealers like Bretz RV and Marine were busy getting customers boats ready for the water. It certainly looks like spring is just around […]