Ice is About Off and Boats are Coming Out – Montana Fishing Reports 4/6/13
By Kamp Cook

Posted: April 6, 2013

Hear the latest fishing reports across the state of Montana.

April 6th Summaries
-Bill Brown at Bob Wards says the turkey opens April 13th, Bear season April 13th, fishing Flathead lake’s been doing well. And on the Bitterroot, the squalla hatch is on full alert right now.
-Brett French Outdoor editor of the Billings Gazette talks about the upcoming Montana kayak tournaments, and the ice in Eastern Montana.
-Chancy at Snappy’s says nice and warm all week. No ice left, if there is any Chancy doesn’t recommend it
-Cindy from Spring Mack Days says it runs through May 19th with lots of ways to win money and prizes.
-Dale from Don’s in Lewistown says Spring Creek is doing really well.
-Dallas at Highline Cleaners in Chester says the ice is off Tiber and the fishing should be just as good from the bank as from a boat.
-John Harris from Lakeside Resort in Trout Creek says Noxon Rapids Reservoir walleye fishing is picking up.
-Leonard from Robert’s Bait and Tackle says the only safe place to fish is Holter.
-Mike Howe talks about his kayak fishing tournament starting May 4th.
-Rob at Ronan Sports and Western says there’s good fishing for Northern Pike from Lower Flathead below the dam to the confluence of the Clark Fork.
-Robert from Malta Marine says the ice on Nelson is still holding on, but still shallow in areas so be careful.
-Ron Aashiem says the either sex elk and buck deer drawing has been moved to the week of April 22nd.
-Ryan at Bob Wards says in Helena Beaver Creek can provide a good day of wade fishing, and the Mighty Mo is doing good for Nymph fishing.
-Shane Roades the President of the Glasgow Ft Peck Chapter of Walleye’s Unlimited, talks about their upcoming banquet.
Shelby from Rocky Mountain Supply in Dillon says there is still a lot of ice on the North Side Clark Canyon Reservoir and its still real popular
-Woody from Woody’s Lures in Townsend says the Yellowstone is tops with all the hatches opening up

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