Our Favorite Montana Fishing Guides


Our Favorite Montana Fishing Guides

(Kalispell, MT)

Outcast Guiding & Outfitters | 406-261-5655

Located in the heart of the Flathead Valley in Northwest Montana, Outcast Guiding & Outfitters of Kalispell Montana consistently provides the highest level of expertise and results for its clients.  Whether you are interested in fishing for Lake Trout, Rainbow Trout, Cutthrout Trout, Grayling, Northern Pike, Salmon or Perch, Outcast Guiding & Outfitters is your perfect choice to create lasting memories each and every day on the lake or river... for everyone in the boat!  And a variety of fishing styles are offered, ranging from fly fishing, trolling, jigging and ice fishing.  And depending on what you're after, Outcast Guiding & Outfitters offer fishing adventures on the legendary Flathead Lake or the numerous world-renowned pristine rivers and streams found throughout the Flathead Area. So whatever your fishing preference is, they've got you covered.  Owner Russ Hadley is a Montana Native and is known throughout the Flathead Region for his tremendous passion for the outdoors and his immeasurable love for fishing... and this passion shines through all day and every day as he and his seasoned Montana fishing guides do everything they can to make your Montana fishing adventure the experience of a lifetime.  At Outcast Guiding & Outfitters, fishing isn't just our hobby and profession, it's their lifestyle!  So give Russ a call at 406-261-5655, or click on the link below to book your Northwest fishing adventure today!

(Bigfork, MT)

Flathead Lake Charters | 406-837-3632

"Your Success is Our Business!" is the motto at Flathead Lake Charters, so if you're interested in catching a trophy Lake Trout, you've come to the right place.  With over 40 years experience fishing the legendary Flathead Lake, Jeff Rach's Flathead Lake Charters was founded in 1979 and is well-known for catching 20+ pound lake trout each and every year, with 10 to 15 pounders being quite common.  And during your Lake Trout fishing adventure, you'll be riding in the most comfortable and safest boats on the lake, which are the fabled Grady White boats. Both their 20' and 22' Grady Whites have cuddy cabins, walk around decks, padded front seats and private facilities... providing safety, comfort and protection from the elements.  And each boat is equipped with nothing but the top-of-the-line gear, such as state-of-the-art fish finders, line downriggers, VHF radios, GPS navigational systems and all the necessary water safety and fishing equipment. Flathead Lake Charters offers half day, full day and twilight charters, each provided with everything you will possibly need for a great day out on the lake. Headquartered out of the charming resort town of Bigfork, Montana, Jeff Rach has learned over the past 40 years the precise feeding and migration patterns of the famous Lake Trout and Lake Superior Whitefish, which dramatically increases your chances for a successful day. And not only does Flathead Lake Charters guide on Flathead Lake, which is the largest freshwater lake in America other than the Great Lakes, but they also provide guided fishing trips on beautiful Whitefish Lake, which is also a mecca for excellent Lake Trout and Whitefish fishing.  Jeff knows his charters are doing a fantastic job due to the tremendous percentage of repeat clientele... which really says it all!  So if you're dreaming of the chance to catch a giant lake trout on one of the most gorgeous and famous fresh water lakes in the country, now is the time.  So give us a call at 406-837-3632, or click on the link below, and come fish with the BEST fishing charters on Flathead Lake!

(Livingston, MT)

Nelson's Guides & Flies / Nelson's Spring Creek Lodge & Cabins | 406-222-6560

Located along one of the most famous spring creeks in North America, Nelson's Guides and Flies and Nelson's Spring Creek Lodge provides their guests with an unforgettable fly fishing experience in Montana's beautiful Paradise Valley. Our family owned and operated business offers world-class guided fly fishing for rainbow, brown, cutthroat, and brook trout on Montana's iconic rivers, private ponds, small streams, Yellowstone National Park and all three Paradise Valley spring creeks. This includes our very own world-renowned Nelson’s Spring Creek that is well known for its large trout, prolific hatches, and clear water. The guiding service offers both wade trips and float trips. Our guided fishing adventures include all of the necessary fly fishing equipment such as rods and reels if needed, guide provided flies, fishing instruction, a delicious stream side lunch, and transportation. No matter what your skill level is, our professional guides will help make your fishing trip the experience of a lifetime. Our spacious lodge and cabins are warm, inviting, and truly the perfect place to stay during your Montana fly fishing adventure. The lodge has seven large, clean and comfortable rooms that are very private. Three rooms are attached directly to the common area where we serve a hearty Montana breakfast every morning, and the other 4 rooms are found in our charming cabins that are a short walking distance from the main lodge. Each room includes separate entries, flat screen TVs with satellite hookup, private bathrooms, kitchenettes with fridge, microwave and full sink, free Wi-Fi, and an onsite laundry. Our Fly Fishing Shop sits across from the lodge, and offers our guests essential fly fishing equipment and specialty items necessary for fly fishing the area. Regarding our location, Paradise Valley is unquestionably one of the most scenic valleys in North America, with the legendary Yellowstone River flowing through it. For the fly fishing experience of a lifetime at our family owned World Famous Nelson's Spring Creek Ranch, give us a call at 406-222-6560 or click on the link below. You'll think you found Paradise... because you actually did!

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