Ice Disappearing Fast but Fishing Still Hot – Montana Outdoor Update 3/2/13
Hear the hunting and fishing audio reports from around the state of Montana for March 2nd 2013. Courtesy of our friends at the Montana Outdoor Radio Show.
March 2nd Summaries
-Angie at Bob Wards says inHelenathe warmer weather adds caution on the ice. Canyon Ferry Reservoir has been hot and cold, and inButtethere’s been some good fly fishing on the Big hole.
-Brett French Outdoor editor of the Billings Gazette says with the warmer weather in the Billingsarea, the rivers are probably going to be hit hard as the days get longer.
-Shelbyfrom Rocky Mountain Supply in Dillon says the ice onClarkCanyonis 6 inches and diminishing pretty quick.
-Dale from Don’s in Lewistown says fishing’s being caught through the ice,AckleyLakeis doing well on bait and corn, been strong for folks headed to the Big Dry Arm, Forshed, and Hellcreek.
-Dallasat Highline Cleaners inChestersays the perch onTiber’s been pretty good, and with the warmer weather the North shore is going to start opening up.
-Mary Beth Kibler of Kibler Outfitting says the ice fishing is holding up if you are really careful, but Mary Beth says she’s going to wait until next year to go ice fishing.
-Robert from Malta Marine says fishing on Nelson is good for perch and Northern’s.
-Ron Aashiem says it is a new license year for fishing.
Shelbyfrom Rocky Mountain Supply in Dillon says the ice onClarkCanyonis 6 inches and diminishing pretty quick.
- Tammy from Northwest Sports inEurekasays the kokannee is starting to bite out on glen, but its been slow getting them this year.
-Woody from Woody’s Lures in Townsend says theYellowstoneis doing great by far on Whitefish, the ice is still doing well, and maggots, maggots, maggots.