FISHING REPORTS AND ADVENTURES


 

Three Dollar Bridge Fishing

Three Dollar Bridge on the Madison is one of the most iconic fishing spots in the west. People travel here from all over the world to try their luck. If you are making the trip here is a bit of info that I have learned over the years about fooling these trout. The...

Cabin Fever Cure – Spring Float

Cabin Fever Cure – Spring Float

Cabin Fever Cure - Spring Float Ian Kennedy May 4th 2020Spring is a great time to hit the water. Especially in these times where social distancing is a must. Saturday was the day! A float on the Madison was the cure for being cooped up for weeks! With rods and dogs...

Winter Fly Fishing on the Madison

Winter Fly Fishing on the Madison

The Madison River, an anglers play ground. Given that average temperatures were in the low 20's with high winds for the last couple of weeks, what should two guys do on their day off? Fish!!!! Yes, Bryce and I watched the weather like hawks for days and finally a...

Summer Fishing in Montana

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

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

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...

First Time Drifter

First Time Drifter

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

Walleye or Bust

Walleye or Bust

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

First Casts on the Madison

First Casts on the Madison

I recently had the pleasure of embarking on my first-day hike and fishing trip along the banks of the lower Madison.

Fish on the Brain

Fish on the Brain

This time of year it is hard to not occasionally have your mind be other places.

Fly Fishing in Montana

Fly Fishing in Montana

Montana is an absolute mecca for the do-it-yourself fly-fishing adventurer. I’ve always been amazed by this unique aspect of Montana, from your average weekend warrior to serious fly-fishing expedition enthusiast, it is incredibly easy to do yourself. At Explore we...

Montana Fly Fishing Video

Montana Fly Fishing Video

Something to warm you up on this drab winter day. Check out more from Montana Wild here.