Montana Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, Fishing Reports, and Fishing Charters

Montana Fishing Reports

  "Waded east fork on 9/24 and 9/25 walking from Sula up stream. Great..." East Fork Bitterroot River

  "First time to this lake. Water was 74 super hot caught 1 on red eye shad..." Placid Lake

  "if you know what your doing its a great place . landed a 3 ft pike from..." Elbow Lake

  "You can catch Brook Trout, but nothing else...." Patrick Creek

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Montana Fishing

Montana Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, and Fishing Spots
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Montana Fishing Licenses

Join us as we discuss the Montana Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

About Montana Fishing was built for the outdoors-men and -women using a crowd sourcing model whereby we leave the local knowledge to the locals. Make edits, update details, share reports, and record your catches with photos, locations, and much more. Share your passion with your fellow outdoorsmen.

Fishing in the state of Montana, there are plenty of bodies of water to choose from. In fact, there are 15,178 bodies of water where fishing could be possible, such as Little Bitterroot Lake, Clark Canyon Reservoir and Murray Lake. Fish for Walleye, Sucker or Northern Pike or one of the other 23 fish found in this state; and if you need gear get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spincasting gear out and find your new honey hole.

Fish Species Found in Montana

Largemouth Bass,  Rainbow Trout,  Bream/Bluegill,  Cutthroat Trout,  Smallmouth Bass,  Brown Trout,  Walleye,  Brook Trout,  Catfish,   and 49 more

Bodies of Water in Montana

2,073 Lakes

9,516 Rivers and Streams

1,226 Reservoirs

2,363 other