The Best Places To Fish In Montana

Montana Fishing

Montana, the Big Sky state as you might imagine has some fabulous fishing. It is world renowned for fly fishing in it beautiful rivers and lakes. I will list some of my favorite fishing spots in Montana, please don’t tell too many people 🙂 Basin Spring Creek This tiny but very spring creek is full of aggressive brown fish that average 14 inches with the larger size at 20″. The spring fed creek is what big sky country is all about with sweeping vistas and no signs of people. I also fish many other rivers, streams and lakes on the Continue reading The Best Places To Fish In Montana

Beginning Fly Fishing – How To Choose a Reel

fly fishing reels

It may seem obvious but the main purpose of your reel is to hold the line. Not too complicated? But your reel does a lot more than that. It keeps pressure on the line, so slack doesn’t develop and keeps the fishing working so he gets tired.  You want to size the fishing reel with the line type and weight of the rod. This will give you a correct balance of your rod and reel. Tip: If you are going to be doing a lot fishing in deeper, wider rivers, you may want to invest in a kayak. Here is Continue reading Beginning Fly Fishing – How To Choose a Reel