Montana Fly Fishing Guides, Trips & Clinics

Montana Fly Fishing Trip Destinations

Sea & Stream’s fly fishing guides service the best Montana fly fishing destinations the state has to offer. We have fished extensively across the Missouri River Drainage, and we can meet you wherever you would like to fish.  Our intimate knowledge of every dirt road in Missouri River Drainage allows us to fish many places others don’t, won’t or can’t.  Sea & Stream will customize your fishing trip to ensure that you are where you need to be for the best fishing at the best time of year for that river.  Where and when is the key, and we will help you show up at the right place at the right time.  Let us show you some new water — maybe even some streams and feeder creeks that even the locals don’t know about!

Sea & Stream offers service to locations within the Missouri River Drainage on the eastern side of the Continental Divide.

Bozeman, MT

Bozeman is the epicenter of the Missouri River Drainage and is located within easy reach of all that Montana trout fishing has to offer.  We offer a variety fly fishing trips out of Bozeman, Montana. Guided float and wade trips on the fabled Madison, Gallatin, East Gallatin, Jefferson, Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers — and tributaries — just to name a few!

Big Sky, MT

Skiing and Fishing!! Big Sky is a mountain paradise nestled in the heart of Big Sky Country.  If you are looking to get down to the valley for some big browns, we are happy to meet folks at Four Corners, and head out to the Madison or Yellowstone for a day of floating.

Craig, MT

How about renting a cabin just below Holter Dam, dining at Isaak’s Steak House and fishing the world’s best trout stream, the Missouri River!  Dry fly and streamer junkies alike flock to the Missouri River for intense hatches and hair raising flats-style streamer fishing.  And when that’s not working, the nymph fishing is very consistent.    There are no rules in Craig, and what happens in Craig stays in Craig!   Big Fish are the norm in this trout mecca!  Call now to reserve.

Montana Fly Fishing Destinations

Livingston, MT

Yes, the wind blows here!! Yes, that means hoppers, hoppers and more hoppers.  Get yourself to Livingston, and the Sea & Stream crew will take care of the rest.  Float fishing trips on Montana’s longest undammed river with infinite possibilities.  Fly fishing trips on the upper and lower Yellowstone river, Shields river and their  adjacent freestone and spring creeks.

Big Timber, MT

As the The Yellowstone River moves downstream from Livingston, it  forges a pathway through hopper-filled meadows loaded with wild browns and rainbows. The junction of the world famous Boulder River with the Yellowstone is just outside of town making your stay in Big Timber, a stop worth fishing!  Surrounded by scenic views of the Crazy and Absarokee Mountains, we offer float and wade trips on the Boulder River as well as some of the “No Name” creeks nearby.  If you are in or around Big Timber, give us a shout, and we will hook you up!

Billings, MT

The official trailhead of Montana — Fly into Billings and Head West, my friends!  Tired of fishing the Big Horn year after year??  Come and see some new water, and stop waking up at 4 am just to get into one spot, only to be standing there at the end of the day and row off.

Three Forks, MT

Situated on the banks of the Madison, Gallatin and Jefferson Rivers, Three Forks, Montana is in the heart of Big Sky country.  You can’t get a more centralized location for fishing the rivers that are known as the headwaters of the Missouri.

– fly Fishing Trips on the Madison, Gallatin, and Jefferson and Missouri Rivers

– headwaters fly fishing guide service with float and wade trips on the  Madison, Gallatin, and Jefferson, Ruby, and the Missouri River at it’s headwaters to Canyon Ferry.

Manhattan, MT

No, not New York!  Who wouldn’t love Manhattan, MT.  Rivers, trout and some of our favorite steak houses!  Finish off your float on the Lower Madison, Lower Gallatin, Lower Jefferson, or the Missouri to Canyon Ferry with a giant steak at the Oasis or Land of Magic.

– flyfishing trips on the Lower Madison, Lower Gallatin, Lower Jefferson, East Gallatin  and Yellowstone Rivers and their tributaries.

Ennis, MT

The Trout Capital of Montana!  Or as we like to think of it, “where the Madison River runs through it”!  Float or wade the fabled Madison River, Ruby River and Jefferson River easily while staying in Ennis.

– guided float and wade trips on the Madison, Gallatin, Jefferson, and Ruby Rivers and adjacent free stones and spring creeks, as well as Ennis Lake sight fishing.

Columbus, MT

If you happen to be in Columbus or Billings or maybe even Red Lodge and want to get to know the Lower Yellowstone River, your in the right place.  We grew up here! We know how to get you hooked up on the Lower Yellowstone River.  Hoppertunities rise frequently on this ultimate undamned wild river trip.

-fly fishing float and wade trips on the Lower Yellowstone River, Stillwater River, Boulder River and adjacent small streams.

Absarokee, MT

Stay in our Cabin in Absarokee, and we will take you fishing on the Stillwater River, a superb freestone dry fly fishery loaded with wild browns and rainbows.  They love to eat  on top! With easy access to the lower reaches of the Yellowstone River, we can easily float fish the Yellowstone most of the year.  Skylines and dry flies seal the deal for this neck of the woods.

Come and see what we love about fly fishing the Stillwater River

– fly fishing float and wade trips on the Stillwater, Boulder, and Yellowstone Rivers and surrounding Yellowstone tributaries such as the East and West Rosebud, and the West Fork of the Stillwater River.

Great Falls, MT

Located at the base of the rocky Mountain Front, the fly fishing opportunities outside this trout town are not for the faint of heart.  If you are willing to explore we will lead you to the trophy trout you have been looking for.  We can easily access the Missouri River from Great Falls up to Holter Dam.    Fly into Great Falls, Mt  and we will take care of the rest.  If you are looking for some new water give us a call and we will plan your fishing trip of a lifetime.

-fly fishing trips on the Missouri River upstream to Holter dam as well as fishing the feeder streams and spring creeks in the valley surrounding the city.

Helena, MT

The Capital of Montana is a great place to fly into when you want to fish the Missouri out of Craig, Montana and even upstream above Canyon Ferry.  There are some other rivers near Helena that we fish including the Boulder River that flows South and joins the Jefferson River.

– fly fishing trips are on the Missouri River and it’s local tributaries like Prickly Pear Creek.

– fly fishing trips on the Lower and upper Yellowstone, Boulder River, and Shields river.

Lewiston, MT

We welcome the oppertunitiy to take a ride up to Lewiston to fish the Big Spring Creek and other no name creeks and rivers in the area.  There are numerous streams a short drive from Lewiston and road trips to wading adventures down roads less traveled are the norm.

– Fly fishing trips on the famed Big Spring Creek and Judith River

Augusta, MT

When you visit Augusta you won’t want to go home, so enter at your own risk.  This small town has a big backyard for fly fisherman willing to go the distance.  The Sun River and Missouri River are nearby and many other tributaries nearby for wade fishing trips.

 -Fly fishing guides service, float and wade trips on the Sun River and Missouri River tributaries