call us at the fly shop for up to the minute river and fishing reports. Use a 1/16-1/8oz green jig head for those soft plastics. The Middle Fork Flathead River is one of the premiere wilderness rivers in Montana. The Bite ( ol' Lary's fishin' report) 129 Write a comment. The fall run is just picking up. we have guides out every day from the blackfoot, to the clark fork, and all stems of the flathead river. There are many excellent fly fishing rivers in Montana, and remote wilderness fly fishing is truly unique and exhilarating. The fishing in this stretch, however, has a chance to become a much better fishery in the years ahead. Where are the fish located in winter? I hear it all to often with folks...I should go fly-fishing now, BUT IT'S COLD! Montana Fishing Guides holds all the information you need to ensure success on your next Flathead River fly fishing experience. The South Fork only flows for 5 miles below Hungry Horse Dam before the river ends at the confluence of the Flathead River. be careful out there. About: - The Flathead River begins its 55 mile journey into Flathead Lake at the confluence of Middle Fork and the North Fork at Blankenship Bridgemarks. From there the river will ever so slowly meander to Flathead Lake. Flathead River Sloughs Big Pike and Crappie are what the reports are saying. 1. The pristine lakes and rivers of Montana's Flathead Valley offer a virtual feast of fish and a wealth of water. TRUE WATER FLY SHOP & SHERMAN LODGE. Ten miles downstream the South Fork meet the Flathead. 35 4th Street West, Kalispell, MT 59901, US (406) 309-2163 Fishing the South Fork Flathead River Below Hungry Horse Dam. Most reports say the Backwater Perch Madness has been good. we are your source for all info in the local fishing world. Its hard being the bearer of bad news, but it is bad out there! 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