Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

Small streams, Fall Fishing and Randolph Scott It is cool this morning, more September than August.  I am watching the 1958 movie, Buchanan Rides Alone sta rring Randolph Scott, where the bad guys will all eat a .44 before the movie ends.  My idea of summer time bliss: a Randolph Scott move in the morning and hopper fishing […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana

Last week we had the good fortune of hosting Tammy and John, guests of Harlan (who has been coming to Healing Waters Lodge for 15 years) and his wife, Amy, all soon to become “in-laws” as their children marry. Orvis review written by John and Tammy: “We went for the friendships, we stayed for the […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana with Healing Waters Lodge

Photographer, Tony R. from Rome, New York, took these great photos as a guest-sponsor this week while Healing Waters Lodge hosts a group from Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, LLC. Similar names however,  we are two very different and distinct entities. Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing LLC is a non-profit founded by Retire Navy Captain […]

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Fly Fishing In Southwest Montana with Healing Waters Lodge

A group from Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing are guests of Healing Waters Lodge this week.  They helped us celebrate Independence Day along with other guests who also want to do more than just say “Thank you for your service” to our military men and women in uniform.  We are so grateful to be in […]

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Fishing, Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, and More Fishing

  At Healing Waters Lodge we are intimately involved with Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc., a non-profit organization founded by Retired Navy Captain Ed Nicholson.  Below are testimonials from two friends of ours who assisted us last summer at the lodge working with disabled veterans.  They also represent the quality and character of the […]

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Guest-Sponsors Needed for Week of July 4-9 at Healing Waters Lodge

Over the past 14 years, it has been our pleasure to recruit folks, that feel the same way we do about our military service members, to assist us in taking wounded military service members on 5-day float trips down the Smith River and fly fishing with Healing Waters Lodge in southwest Montana.  We, our friends and clients, competitors and […]

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Fly Fishing the Big Hole River with Healing Waters Lodge in Southwest Montana

Big Hole River Description So it begins high in the Beaverhead Mountains, the Big Hole River flows for 153 miles through a fly fishing wonderland filled with Brook, Rainbow, Brown and Cutthroat trout. The Big Hole is the last remaining habitat for fluvial Arctic Grayling in the contiguous United States. Along the Big Hole corridor […]

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Our 2017 Season Kicks Off with Two Fly Fishing Schools

Healing Waters Lodge opens April 1st.  We enjoy kicking off the season with two fly fishing schools, April 14-19 and April 23-28.  The school is designed to improve every angler’s skill level by providing a solid foundation on stream entomology, improving angling technique (a variety of casts and mends), reading water; and, three ways to bamboozle […]

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Fly Fishing in Southwest Montana by way of Ireland

              Dublin: Sightseeing and eating our way through Dublin for a couple of days then on to Galway for some possible fishing on Lough Corrib, the second largest lough in the island of Ireland.  Mike is searching for “his people.”  Our new friend, Ken, of the Atlantic Salmon Trust, […]

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Thank you to The London Fly Fishing Fair!

Absolutely wonderful time at The London Fly Fishing Fair!  Thank you to the fair organizers for providing such a wonderful venue to help businesses associated with fly fishing meet our public.  There is so much you can do on-line with social media and websites, but nothing compares with actually meeting face-to-face and talking to folks about the […]

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