FISHING REPORTS AND ADVENTURES
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 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...
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 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...
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...
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...
January in Bozeman can be fickle regarding optimal skiing conditions.
We took out Explore’s NRS Freestone Drifter and it was perfect for what we needed.
Here’s some local advice on the waters in Montana
Most experienced anglers in Montana can be found taking a brief respite from their fishing during this time of the year.
Recently, a few fisher-folk and I went fishing for Rainbow Trout on the Missouri River.
Any successful fisherman can tell you that somedays the fish just aren’t having it.
I recently had the pleasure of embarking on my first-day hike and fishing trip along the banks of the lower Madison.
This time of year it is hard to not occasionally have your mind be other places.
First and unarguably most important is fishing.
Explore Rentals is doing their part to ensure the safety of anglers in Yellowstone National Park.
I had the day off and had made plans to take out the water skeeter for some float fishing on the lower Madison.
Springtime fishing in SW Montana
fishing the lower and upper madison rivers
Fishing report from canyon ferry reservoir 2016
Canyon Ferry Fishing april 2016
Fishing in Big Horn Reservoir
Fishing near Craig, MT
April fishing near ennis
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...
Sam’s day of fishing the upper madison river in march
New NRS rental item at explore rentals
Something to warm you up on this drab winter day. Check out more from Montana Wild here.
Fly fishing resources in Bozeman area