Hoot Owl Restrictions Lifted On Big Hole River

The Hoot Owl Restrictions on all sections of the Big Hole River are lifted starting tomorrow August, 5th. This means you can fish after 2:00pm daily. We have “NO” fishing restrictions on the Big Hole River starting August 5th. Fishing has been very good lately on the Big Hole River. We are seeing some Spruce Moth’s between Jerry Creek and Maiden Rock. Nocturnal Stone flies have been working and hoppers. We are seeing some flying ant’s and trico’s below Melrose. Stonefly nymphs and jig Spanish Bullets have been working well. Terrestrial season is here and it is time to get out and enjoy it. Give us a call for up to date information (406) 835-3474 , Lodging and guides are available this month.

Recommended Flies:

  • Spruce Moth #12
  • Bloom’s Spruce Moth #12
  • Chernobyl Ant #10
  • Jig Spanish Bullet #16
  • Chubby Chernobyl #12 (Olive/Tan)

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