FISHING REPORTS AND ADVENTURES


 

Summer Fishing in Montana

Summer Time Fishing in Montana  Here in Montana summer time is fishing time. As spring runoff runs its course the rivers in Southwest Montana start to clear up and slow down. This means that the fishing heats up as rainbow, brown and cutthroat trout begin...

SmithFly Raft Rentals

If you looking for the best way fish some skinny water by boat around Bozeman, The SmithFly Big Shoal Raft is your best option. During the past couple weeks Collin and I have had the chance to test this "mini raft" and have been seriously impressed with its...

Bozeman Raft Rentals

RAFTS FOR RENT IN BOZEMAN, MONTANA Explore Rentals is your one-stop shop for raft rentals in Bozeman, Montana. From boats, to dry bags, water filters, and paco pads, we have everything you need to make your river trip a once in a lifetime adventure.  At Explore, we...

Smith River April 2019

Life Between Walls April 19, 2019, we arrived at Camp Baker around 7:30am to a couple of small campfires and strangers drinking their morning coffee. After paying our floater's fees, selecting our campsites for the three nights, listening to our safety meeting, and...

Droppin Honkers

On a last ditch effort to knock some geese out of the sky, we headed North towards Great Falls on a hot tip from the boss.

River Module

Would you like to have top of the line gear without the premium purchase price? Rent from Explore Rentals!

Dianne @ 10/23/2018

Kelsey (I think was her name) was wonderful. She was very helpful and courteous. We were very comfortable in our suburban and relieved to have it when the snows came.

The September Slump

It has been one hard month of hunting the elusive wapiti in the mountains of Southwest Montana.

September is Here

We now have premium Vortex binoculars and spotting scopes for rent!

Sluice Box State Park

I have heard great things about this place, so I had to make my way up there.

First Time Drifter

We took out Explore’s NRS Freestone Drifter and it was perfect for what we needed.

Explore Pro: Bryce

Bryce is our resident trout and elk junky. When not working, good luck finding him

Ground Transportation Options

The Bozeman Airport may be the busiest airport in Montana, it is still small in comparison to any major city airport.

Struan @ 01/10/2015

This is simply the only way to rent in Montana. You are getting genuine, caring personal service, lots of great advice and access to all the outdoor equipment you need. Oh, and the vehicles are great, too. We're from New Zealand and this is a brilliant way to rent...

Heading North

When warm weather and smoke plagues Southern Montana during the late summer there is only one thing to do…

4th of July in MT

The 4th of July is always a time for celebration and relaxation.

Marc Greendorfer @ 07/06/2016

I was in the Bozeman area for a few days and needed a rental car to visit some land I bought in a relatively remote area of the state. After checking out the national brands, I came across Phasmid and liked that they had the exact type of vehicle I needed (a Subaru...

Ali Hurwitz @ 06/07/2017

I rented a "road warrior" Outback and camping gear for a spring trip to Yellowstone. You guys were fantastic from start to finish. Great advice on what kind of gear we'd need, which car would work for us. Friendly staff on the phone and inperson - the airport pickup...

Springtime Daytrip in Yellowstone

May is a great time to visit Yellowstone National Park. Early spring brings bison calves, ample wildlife, and very few crowds.

Walleye or Bust

Any successful fisherman can tell you that somedays the fish just aren’t having it.

Guying Out a Tent

Guying Out a tent is essential for assisting your tents wind integrity and overall ability to shun the elements.