Guided Fishing: Fly Fishing Missoula

Looking for Guided Fishing for fly fishing Missoula? 45 years of guiding experience under our belts has given Adventure Missoula a reputation as one of the most diverse knowledgeable guiding services for fly fishing or spin fishing Missoula and NW Montana (Jared Forsythe, Outfitter #10749).

Adventure Missoula can boast that there are 7 major rivers within two hours driving time from our headquarters -centrally located- with the purpose to have the time of our lives guiding others and enjoy it ourselves.

We track the river flows, follow the hatches, and understand how the wild and unpredictable weather affects our rivers and streams. Our season is Mid March through Mid November, weather permitting. We pride ourselves on being true Western Montana natives. We feel blessed to be fly fishing Missoula Montana! Guided trips are an excellent way to learn how to fly fish or spin fish and know what to fish with and when. All trips are private, singular experiences tailored to your skill level.

Fishing Trip Options:

What’s Included: All fishing trips include private guide, fishing gear; this includes flies, rods, poles, tackle, and waders depending on guide and trip choice. We pack life jackets, soft drinks, water, mid day riverside lunch (for full day trips), boat or raft depending on river section, and transportation can be arranged in advance for pick up. Our trips combine fishing from boat and shore (as desired). We have room for one to two people. During the booking process, some trips allow a 3rd boat rider (youth or non fishing participant). We provide wetsuits and water shoes for whitewater fishing trips as needed for comfort.

What to Bring: Pack sunglasses, a hat/visor, quick dry clothing, strapped sandals or water shoes, Montana fishing licenses, sunscreen, sunwear, layered clothing for spring and fall, and a swimsuit if you’d like to take a dip to cool off.

Missoula Area Fishing Trip Full Day 8 Hours, Guide will choose most favorable river for best fishing conditions, includes lunch and all gear $550

Missoula Area Fishing Trip Half Day Four Hour fishing trip, guide will choose best location for angler needs and fishing conditions, all provided $450

Family Combination Fishing and Whitewater Adventure World class one full day trip with a catered lunch features a private 12 mile boat trip, guided fishing, and all gear for whitewater rafting and fishing throughout the day for up to a family of five people. Trip is located 30 minutes from Missoula. $500 + $50 per extra boat rider

Combo Whitewater Fishing Adventure Frequently reported as the most exciting day ever had on a fishing trip, this guide favorite boasts large fish from the Alberton Gorge whitewater section of the Clark Fork River. Large pools and diverse scenery designated as world class. $500 + $50 per extra boat rider

Clark Fork River Full Day We fish a variety of excellent sections and guide will choose best for fishing conditions. Largest river by volume in Montana, majestic and gorgeous scenery. $550

Clark Fork River Half Day Mother of all our local rivers, ultimate four hour angling trip features large browns, rainbow trout and pike. $450

Blackfoot River Full Day Snow and spring fed river best fished by boat made famous by the movie A River Runs Through It. $550

Blackfoot River Half Day Catch wildly aggressive trout on this legendary fishery. $450

Bitterroot River Full Day Features panoramic views of the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness and best fished by boat for Native Westslope cutthroat trout, browns, rainbows, and cuttbows. $550

Bitterroot River Half Day Exceptional blue ribbon river attracting people from all over the world, this half day adventure offers beautiful scenery and diverse trout. $450


3 Day Trifecta Fishing Adventure (3 independent full days with lunch and gear, no host overnight) This is a three day adventure in the Missoula area that allows anglers to fly fish or spin fish a variety of rivers with our Adventure Missoula Montana river guides, all within a 45 minute drive from town. Discounted package rate is for three days for one to two anglers. $1500 (savings: $150).

2 Day Missoula Angler Adventure (2 independent full days with lunch, no host overnight) Two full days of guided fishing on the majestic Clark Fork River and Blackfoot River with Adventure Missoula! If you have the time, to experience both is unforgettable. Discounted package rate is for two days for one to two anglers. $1000 (savings: $100).

Headed west? Check out our trips in the Coeur d’Alene, Idaho area with CDA Adventures!

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