Bitterroot anglers has guided custom fly fishing trips for the past 40 years in Western Montana. All of our guides are expert fly fishermen and mature adults and who enjoy people, rivers and trout. Our clients get a full complement of teaching skills from each and every guide.
Bitterroot Anglers provides float trips, wading trips, fly fishing schools, and guide schools. Beginners to experts are welcome to enjoy the quality of our services. Every trip is a “mini school” which includes basic knots, basic casts, leaders, flies and much more. The Bitterroot Anglers guide staff has accumulated over 150 years of experience between them.
The guides will pick you up at your door and return there at the end of the day or you can spend a night or two with us on a river camping trip. We provide all necessary items for camping. A full line of quality rental gear is available for a nominal fee.
Bitterroot Anglers fishes the Bitterroot River, Clark Fork, Blackfoot, Big Hole, Beaverhead, Missouri and Rock Creek. We guide forgiving waters for the beginner to challenging flat water for experts.
Andy Carlson, owner of Bitterroot Anglers is your outfitter and host for many of the guided trips. Andy has been in the fly- fishing business for a quarter of a century and has guided such well known people as Curt Gowdy, Charles Schwab, Nick Faldo and Huey Lewis. He has personally trained many of the successful guides in Western Montana. Andy`s recognition by the State in conservation and positive trout politics is unsurpassed.