Best Montana Fishing Lakes
Top places to fish for bass, catfish, crappie and more in MT.
Canyon Ferry Lake, Flathead Lake, Fort Peck Lake, Georgetown Lake, Hebgen Lake, Holter Reservoir and Lake Koocanusa are the most popular places for fishing in Montana, offering anglers the chance to pursue a variety of fish species.
Canyon Ferry Lake, Castle Rock Reservoir, Dan Hanghian Reservoir, Fort Peck Lake, Gartside Reservoir, Georgetown Lake and Holter Reservoi are considered the best options for largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass. More...
Sunfish & Panfish
Canyon Ferry Lake, Flathead Lake, Fort Peck Lake, Georgetown Lake, Hebgen Lake, Holter Reservoir and Lake Koocanusa and Nelson Reservoir are the favorite options for rainbow, cutthroat, brook, brown and lake trout. More...
Visit the Montana fishing page for links to information covering a wide variety of fish species and destinations in the state. Visit the Montana map to identify your best route to these top fishing locations. Look to our sister site for additional information about boating in MT at many of the most popular destinations in the state.
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