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The Missouri in Montana has hundreds of miles of easily floatable experience. People who are... read more

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OttoSeitz
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Helena, Montana
Great, Informative, Historic Outdoor Experience

Interesting guide and scenery. Impressive surrounding mountains and wildlife. Well worth it... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
ShiShiJoJo
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The Missouri River and the dams that form major lakes in the area provide great fishing opportunities.
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Reviewed today

The Missouri in Montana has hundreds of miles of easily floatable experience. People who are looking for floats that last from one day to a week (with tent camping on the banks) will love this river. Look up the Missouri Wild and Scenic River on...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

Interesting guide and scenery. Impressive surrounding mountains and wildlife. Well worth it. Recommended when in Helena, Montana.

Thank ShiShiJoJo
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Viewed the place where the Missouri River starts by the 3 rivers flowing together. The river and banks are sand and gravel and the water is crystal clear, not like most rivers at home.

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Reviewed August 18, 2017

The whole stretch from below Canyon Ferry dam to Pelican rapids is worth checking. Rent a raft, drive the frontage road or get a floaty and jump in!

Thank TeG85
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

We were there in the dead of summer and caught some great trout, Rainbows and Brownies. The largest checked in at 7lbs, 8 ozs. Not bad for fishing in July. Beautiful area.

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

One of the best and most scenic rivers in the western US. Lots of put-ins and take-outs. River is pretty easy - no rapids and if you want to hit a rock you'll have to buy one.

1  Thank J G
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

Had a great time fly fishing the Mo. The spring conditions were in full force but the fishing was still good.

Thank Jack K
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Reviewed April 12, 2017

We have explored most of the Missouri from it's headwaters to Great Falls. Great fishing and floating. Day trips or I hope someday to run the full length to the Mississippi.

1  Thank TryTroy69
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

The day we went the weather was terrible but it was still more than worth it. The scenery is fantastic in ANY weather. Plan a bit better than we did and you'll LOVE this place.

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Reviewed November 9, 2016

We entered the Mighty Mo via the town of Craig. The scenery and wildlife are spectacular. It's a great river for fly fishing and/or a raft float. The staff at Cross Currents Fly Shop were super helpful in renting us our raft and running our...More

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