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Southwest Montana Fly Fishing Articles

Please enjoy these articles we've written about fly fishing in Southwest Montana on the Big Hole River, Beaverhead River, Jefferson River, Madison River, and our backcountry streams and lakes. 

The Sunrise Fly Shop is located on the banks of the Big Hole River in Melrose Montana.  We provide guided fly fishing trips on the Big Hole, Beaverhead, Jefferson, and Madison Rivers.  We also have a fully stocked fly shop with the latest gear from Simms, Winston, Ross, and other brands, and also have the largest and most complete regional fly selection in Southwest Montana.

We offer fishing and lodging packages to meet every skill level and need, and will tailore them to ensure your Fly Fishing vacation in Southwest Montana is unforgettable.

Click here for more information about these wonderful Southwest Montana fly fishing rivers, to read the latest Montana fishing reports, or to Contact Us to schedule your vacation today.

Totally Tubular--Tying the One Sock Fly
Big Hole River--History and Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana
Big Hole River Fly Fishing--the Spruce Moth Hatch
Fly Fishing the Beaverhead River in Southwest Montana
Big Hole River : Diversion Dam Improvement
Fishing Access Improvements on the Big Hole River
Fly Fishing the Skwala Stonefly Hatch on the Big Hole River

Fly Fishing the Overlooked Jefferson River
Chasing the Salmonfly Hatch on the Big Hole River
Predicting the unpredictable – Understanding weather and river flows in Southwest Montana to Plan Your Fly Fishing Vacation
Fly Fishing the Nocturnal Stonefly Hatch on the Big Hole River

Fly Fishing the Big Hole River Mothers Day Caddis Hatch

Big Hole River Fly Fishing Access