Brett French presents: Hell ain’t a bad place to be
By angelamontana

Posted: September 17, 2020

When a place is named Hellroaring, there’s a reason. That’s the case with the Hellroaring Plateau south of Red Lodge. The high-altitude upland sees strong winds, quick-moving thunderstorms, and has the possibility of snow any month of the summer. The basin below the plateau is attractive, however, because it’s filled with lakes that contain hungry trout. Granted, none of them grow very big in the short season, but it’s a spectacular place to catch fish in the mountains if you can reach it. To find out more about this spot in the Beartooth Mountains, check out my story at

Written by Brett French – Outdoors Editor for the Billings Gazette/Montana Untamed