Bob Marshall Wilderness

Fly Fishing Gear List for South Fork of the Flathead

Fly Fishing Gear List for South Fork of the Flathead

Gear is limited on wilderness fishing trips to the South Fork of the Flathead. You must pack wisely to ensure you have essential items without overpacking.


Post-Trip Options Near the South Fork of the Flathead

Post-Trip Options Near the South Fork of the Flathead

After a float down the South Fork of the Flathead, stick around to enjoy additional fishing, floating and hiking opportunities. Here are a few post-trip ideas.

Planning Tips for a Remote Wilderness River Float Trip

Planning Tips for a Remote Wilderness River Float Trip

On a wilderness river float trip, strategic packing, campsite selection and camp setup is important to consider, and will save you headaches on the river.

Navigating Low Water on Backcountry Rivers

Navigating Low Water on Backcountry Rivers

As runoff subsides, there is still a need for caution. On a drop float trip late in the summer or fall, follow these safety guidelines to navigate bony river conditions.

Post-Rut Deer Hunting Tips

Post-Rut Deer Hunting Tips

If you miss the rut, you can still take advantage of the late season and lower hunting pressure to find trophy deer. Here are a few post-rut deer hunting tips. 

Hunt Big Montana Bull Elk This November

Hunt Big Montana Bull Elk This November

The state of Montana still has elk combo licenses available, but there are less than 100 remaining! If you’d like to hunt big bull elk in Montana with us this year, it’s not too late. Contact us now or call us at 406-932-5687. You could be hunting big bulls with us this November!

4 Rigging Tips for Bull Trout

4 Rigging Tips for Bull Trout

Bull trout are large, strong and they will snap your trout leader without hesitation. In areas where you can legally target big bulls, like our waters in the Bob Marshall Wilderness, carry a designated outfit to handle the large fish in fast water.

2 Underrated Keys to Elk Hunting Success

2 Underrated Keys to Elk Hunting Success

No matter where you find yourself hunting elk this fall, there are two things you can do to improve your chances of success. In addition to just elk hunting, these principles could apply to any type of hunting. On a long hunt, it can be difficult to keep yourself in the game. After several grueling days of hunting, hunters who are able to maintain hard work and patience will ultimately enjoy a more rewarding experience.

What’s in Your Fly Box? Fly Selection for the Bob Marshall

What’s in Your Fly Box? Fly Selection for the Bob Marshall

Do you have the right flies for your next backcountry fishing trip? Fortunately, remote cutthroat trout are not very selective but not all flies are created equal either. A number of factors are important when it comes to fly selection for remote fishing locations like the Bob Marshall.

Summer Fly Fishing Update from the Bob Marshall Wilderness

Summer Fly Fishing Update from the Bob Marshall Wilderness

We’ve enjoyed an outstanding summer of fly fishing in the Bob Marshall Wilderness this year as both weather and water conditions have been ideal. From drop float trips on the South Fork of the Flathead River, to lazy days of fly fishing and horseback riding near our camp on the South Fork tributaries, it has been an action packed summer!