Montana Fish Report

Conditions Are Just About Perfect

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Fishing The North Coast

by Kenny Priest

According to Justin Kelly of RMI Outdoors, the river is in perfect shape and holding steady. “Conditions are just about perfect, but there aren’t a ton of fish around,” said Kelly. “They’re definitely scattered, with mostly fresh ones below the hatchery. There’s also a few above. It looks like the river will fish through Friday, then blow out on Saturday.” The river is predicted to hit 5,000 cfs (10.6 ft.) by Saturday morning.

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