Bozeman/Butte Recreation Report by Bob Ward’s Sports & Outdoors (8.29.14)

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Hunting:   Grouse and Huns season opens Monday, September 1st. Archery gets underway September 6th. Stop by Bob Ward’s hunting sale this weekend to save on everything from camo to ammo. The new “Bob Ward’s: How We Gear Up” article is on page 25 of this month’s Big Sky Hunting & Fishing News. Check out the […]

Helena Recreation Report by Bob Ward’s Sports and Outdoors (8.29.14)

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Hunting: Grouse and Huns season opens Monday, September 1st. Archery opens September 6th. Stop by Bob Ward’s hunting sale this weekend to save on everything from camo to ammo. The new “Bob Ward’s: How We Gear Up” article is on page 25 of this months Big Sky Hunting & Fishing News. Check out the gear […]

Tune into Catchin’ the Big Ones TODAY with the Captain and Crew Live from Paradise Falls!

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Tune into Catchin the Big Ones with the Captain for the latest in fishing reports for Western and Central Montana this Friday morning from 8-9am on KGVO 1290am/101.5fm in Missoula. You can also listen on line http://newstalkkgvo.com/listen-live/popup/. The show is broadcast live from Paradise Falls on the” Banks of Brooks” in Missoula Bill Brown from Bob […]

Big Hole River Fishing Report – 8.28.14 (by FishTales Outfitting LLC)

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(Report by Michael Stack FishTales Outfitting LLC) FLOWS: Maiden Rock 560 cfs Melrose 650 cfs Glen 751 cfs VISIBILITY: Clear at 3+ feet with the usual “tea color” The Big Hole River has rolled off from a recent bump up to 900 cfs due to series of severe thunderstorms that dropped considerable precipitation. This type […]

Eastern Montana Fishing Report for the Week of 8.26.14

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(Report compiled by Carol Henckel) Please be advised weather is changing constantly and some days wind can be a factor. Summer weather is unpredictable and the heat can be treacherous. Stay hydrated as you fish.   Enjoy yourself but remember alcohol alters your judgment so use it sparingly while enjoying the outdoors. Keep an eye on […]

Dog Days…Night Moves! (by Trevor Johnson of Kit’s Tackle)

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“Workin’ on our night moves, trying to lose the awkward teenage blues” You totally just sang along with it didn’t you?!?! Everybody has to love Bob Segar and it brings me right back to my awkward high school days! But the heck with Bob Segar and the high school blues…this is about the pursuit of […]

Here’s A Different Method of Carp Slaying to Try…

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Asian carp are, obviously, non-native to US waters and are very destructive, therefore, it is legal to use other methods of catching them such as bowfishing and even shooting them in some locations.  Well, now you can add another method of carp-slaying to your list of to-dos. Take a look at this pretty sweet footage:

Helena Area Reservoirs Fishing Report for the Week of 8.25.14

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Canyon Ferry:  Rainbow trout continue to be caught by boat anglers, using attractors (cowbells, dodgers or flashers) on the north end of the reservoir. Shoreline anglers are doing excellent using worms, spoons and woolly buggers from shore at Magpie Bay.  The walleye bite really slowed down this past week due to the current weather pattern.  Try […]

Grouper Fish Eats Four-Foot Shark in One Bite!

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This awesome video of a grouper fish swallowing a four-foot shark whole has been getting a lot of attention lately. Although grouper have a stout body and a large mouth designed for swallowing their prey whole, they don’t usually go after sharks. You may remember the video we posted of a goliath grouper swallowing a […]

Tune Into Catchin’ the Big Ones LIVE from Paradise Falls TODAY!

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Tune into Catchin the Big Ones with the Captain for the latest in fishing reports for Western and Central Montana this Friday morning from 8-9am on KGVO 1290am/101.5fm in Missoula. You can also listen on line http://newstalkkgvo.com/listen-live/popup/. The show is broadcast live from Paradise Falls on the” Banks of Brooks” in Missoula Bill Brown from Bob […]

Monster Mountain Lake Cutthroat!

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Ladd Knotek from Missoula was on Catchin’ the Big Ones with The Captain in Missoula this morning!When Cap asked him where he would recommend you go fishing this weekend, Knotek recommended mountain lakes around western Montana. That is where he caught this beautiful cutthroat trout on a recent fishing trip to a secret Montana mountain lake. Now […]

Join the Captain and Crew TODAY on Catchin’ the Big Ones LIVE from Paradise Falls

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Tune into Catchin the Big Ones with the Captain for the latest in fishing reports for Western and Central Montana this Friday morning from 8-9am on KGVO 1290am/101.5fm in Missoula. You can also listen on line http://newstalkkgvo.com/listen-live/popup/. The show is broadcast live from Paradise Falls on the” Banks of Brooks” in Missoula Bill Brown from Bob […]

Eastern Montana Fishing Report for the Week of 8.11.14

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(Report compiled by Carol Henckel) Please be advised weather is changing constantly and some days wind can be a factor. Summer weather is unpredictable and the heat can be treacherous. Stay hydrated as you fish.   Enjoy yourself but remember alcohol alters your judgment so use it sparingly while enjoying the outdoors. Keep an eye […]

Too Much Fun….Continued (by Trevor Johnson of Kit’s Tackle)

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Well after a couple weeks, I’m sure everybody lost suspense of what was in my driveway…but I promise I have good reasoning for my lacking in blog appearance. To settle the suspense, dad decided we needed a bad ass G3 1860 riverboat equipped with a 115/80 jet to rock the rivers right with our guide […]