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Address: Helena, MT
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The Missouri River and the dams that form major lakes in the area provide...

The Missouri River and the dams that form major lakes in the area provide great fishing opportunities.

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Floating the river

I have been on outing to the Missouri River many times on rafts, and in kayaks I have never not had a good day. The scenery is beautiful, even with many others on the river it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Shar0nstone
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Dade City, Florida
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Dade City, Florida
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been on outing to the Missouri River many times on rafts, and in kayaks I have never not had a good day. The scenery is beautiful, even with many others on the river it still manages to give you the feeling of peace and solitude. It can be great fun to play on the many "islands" found along... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

You do not need 4WD, but a Class C RV has not place to park at the dam. The road is hard packed gravel but very narrow. Stunning views of the river and the lake at the dam. BLM park before you head down the road so a nice place to picnic.

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marietta ga, United States
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

When we went to see if Gates of the Mountain was open for the year (it wasn't) we saw the Missouri. We wondered what pioneers and explorers must have thought when they reached such a lovely place.

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Evanston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

All we did was kayak and hiking and it was excellent, peaceful and truly enjoyable, plenty of wild life and the fresh air is awesome.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

We went to the river and did a boat tour. The view and the nature are outrageous. It is sort of meditation & relaxation in the nature where you can have some time alone. It is a must

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

I wish I kept the guys info and could find him on TA. My boss and I took a guided fishing trip. This was my first time fly fishing and I expected to catch zero fish and probably give up. The guide was great and fun to kid around with. The scenery was wonderful and I caught several fish. I... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

The "Mighty Mo" is an excellent trout fishery. It has plenty of wading access but it's best fished from a boat. I've fished the Bighorn, Gallatin, Madison, etc but so far the Missouri takes the gold. Tip: to avoid the crowds stay away from the upper section of the river and fish the canyon. You will be rewarded with beautiful... More 

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alberta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

the missouri river is very scenic. we were there in the summer and there was lots of activity going on. there were tons of people on rafts and floats riding the river and also lots of people fishing. not sure if they were catching anything or not but it was a great way to spend an afternoon i am sure.

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Bothell, Washington
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

I'm not into a massive rafting so this was perfect for me, relaxing rafting over Missouri River! Beautiful sight all around!

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

In school I read all about the Missouri river. Did not have a chance to stop to enjoy. The drive-by-view is enchanting.

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