Brown Trout · Ennis, Montana · fly fishing · Madison River · madison valley · Montana · Ro Drift Boats · Runoff · Spring Fishing

Run Off on Hold….For now, Madison River Fishing Report 5/24

Hebgen Dam 1220cfs Old Kirby Place 1490cfs Varney Bridge 1920cfs Lower Madison 2080cfs It has been a cold week here in South West Montana. Steady 15-20mph winds out of the North and cold temperatures have really slowed the progression of run off over the past 7-10 days. Water levels have been dropping and the river… Continue reading Run Off on Hold….For now, Madison River Fishing Report 5/24

Ennis, Montana · Madison River · madison valley · Montana · Ro Drift Boats · Spring Fishing

Second Day of Spring!

Hebgen Dam 1200 cfs Old Kirby Place 1250 cfs Varney Bridge 1350 cfs Lower Madison 1650 cfs   We have been getting out on the water with a bit more frequency over the past couple weeks here in Ennis Montana. Now that spring has officially arrived we are getting into a time period that I… Continue reading Second Day of Spring!

Brown Trout · Ennis, Montana · Madison River · madison valley · Montana · Ro Drift Boats · Spring Fishing

First float of 2017

Not the most impressive headline I know. Many people have already been floating and if one lives where the weather is a little nicer in the winter there really isn’t a first float of the year. Winter in Montana gives us time that we generally can’t put the boat in to float the Madison River.… Continue reading First float of 2017

Ennis, Montana · Madison River · madison valley · Montana · Rainbow Trout · Ro Drift Boats · Simms Fishing

A Bit of Change on the Madison River

Hebgen Dam 910 cfs Old Kirby Place 1180 cfs Varney Bridge 1480 cfs Ennis Dam 218 cfs Lower Madison 1389 cfs I’ve noticed some changes out there the past several days on the Madison River. Some good, that’s to say that the changes might benefit the angler. Some not so good, depending on how we… Continue reading A Bit of Change on the Madison River