Water Situations: BEST OF Captain’s Columns

Around this time three years ago, the Captain was writing about the drought in California, and he wa

Missing Pattee Canyon Hiker Found Dead

So sad…. ABC FOX Montana Local News, Weather, Sports KTMF | KWYB Click here for the original a

Black Bear Captured in West Glacier

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks captured a black bear in West Glacier and is relocating it to Gla

Central to Eastern Montana Fishing Report 4.25.18

Spring is here and with it comes sudden changes in weather and changes in water conditions.  Outdo

Fleecer Mountain Wildlife Management Area Adds 200 Acres

The Fleecer Mountain Wildlife Management Area grew by 194 acres after the acquisition of land throug

Montana’s Tallest Fish Ladder Resumes Operation

Trout in the Clark Fork River are once again climbing the tallest fish ladder in Montana, according

Man Survives Shark, Bear and Snake Attacks

Have you heard about  20 year-old Dylan McWilliams from Grand Junction, Colorado?  He was bit by a

Pennsylvania Game Commissioners increase doe hunting licenses by 34,000

Out-of-State Hunting News: To say there is a deer problem in Pennsylvania is an understatement.  Ac

Big Sky to Build First 8-Person Chairlift in America

According to a press release in March of 2018, Big Sky Resort is planning on building the first eigh

Lower Madison River Fishing Report by Montana Troutfitters 4.23.18

Montana Troutfitters out of Bozeman has the latest fishing report for the Lower Madison River as of

Yellowstone National Park Invites Anglers to Discuss Fishing Issues

National Parks Service officials invited anglers this week to live discussions covering fishing issu

Red Rocks Lake Wildlife Refuge Could See Regulation Changes

Anglers in Red Rocks Lake National Wildlife Refuge could see some changes in fishing regulations in

Kings of Spring and Killing Foam in Western Montana

It was exactly one year ago, that I felt that I may have had one of the best weekends of my life. Tu

Upper Salmon River Weekly Steelhead Report 4.23.18

Steelhead angler effort in the vicinity of Stanley, ID remained high over the past week. Effort in o

A VERY Versatile Game Cart [VIDEO]

If you’re packing in gear to your hunting spot(s), it always is a benefit if the gear you use

Crooked Creek Fishing Attempt Report by DeadEye Fishing 4.23.18

DeadEye Fishing shared a fishing update on social media on Monday, April 23rd.  Be sure to give the

FWP Drawing Results are Available

Check to see your drawing status–results are available now.

Some boat ramps on lower Yellowstone River unusable for now

Due to high flows and ice jams during spring runoff on the lower Yellowstone River, a few boat ramps

2018 Spring Mack Days – Week 6 Update

Here are the numbers for Spring Mack Days — the 6th week has come and gone! Click the link bel

Boat carrying zebra mussels stopped at Anaconda inspection station

The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Anaconda watercraft inspection station intercepted a boat car

Prosecutor attempts to reconvict man for killing grizzlies

In October 2017 the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in Portland, Oregon vacated a Bigfork man

MT SFW Hosts 9th Annual Pig Roast Fundraiser!

Have you ever wondered if there is a group of sportsmen, and supporters of sportsmen, that genuinely

Bretz Broadcast Command Center and Captain’s New Warrior Boat!

Its been a little longer than he anticipated because of the weather, but the Captain and Berny are h

Hebgen Lake Fishing Report by Kirkwood Resort & Marina 4.20.18

Kirkwood Resort and Marina shared the following fishing report on April 20th: Still ice fishing on H

Motorcycles and Wildlife [VIDEO]

With spring-like weather bringing out motorcycles, there is an abundance of wildlife out and about,

Free Trapper Education Offered in Kalispell

Trappers in Northwestern Montana should keep their schedules free on May 5. A trapper education cour

Escaped Black Bear from Montana WILD Located

A black bear that escaped from Montana WILD rehabilitation center was found last week on the facilit


Many hunters and fishermen hunt to feed their families! Fish, fowl, and protein are natural, organic


Seeing is believing when fishing. It is amazing how often I see fishermen fishing without eye protec

Eye Save (with Colonel Smoothbore)

A few weeks ago I discussed the importance of protecting one’s hearing from loud noise such as gun