It had been a tough season for paddlefish in Eastern Montana when on June 8 Sidney resident Steve Harris Jr. packed his archery gear to the Yellowstone River.
While runoff remains in effect, there are still opportunities to enjoy casting a line.
In a relatively slow start to the 2021 paddlefish season on the Lower Yellowstone River, only 67 paddlefish have been harvested since the May …
Normal paddlefish snagging will resume in North Dakota this spring, after a year's hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Along with the Mother’s Day caddis hatch, another highlight for fly anglers is the salmonfly hatch.
Montana’s 2019 paddlefish season will close on Saturday, June 1, at 9 p.m. on the Yellowstone River and the Missouri River downstream of Fort …
Fishing generally was on the slow side last week with the stormy weather and drop in temperatures.
The 2019 paddlefishing season on the Yellowstone and Lower Missouri rivers will start on Wednesday, May 15.
Officials hope to have the boat ramp at the popular James Kipp Recreation Area on the Missouri River open by this weekend.
The jaws of paddlefish caught by anglers on the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers are helping Montana fisheries biologists keep tabs on the recl…
A Missouri River paddlefish has been documented taking a long one-way trip east, probably in the high-water year of 2011.
The weather has been extremely unpredictable, and so was the 2018 paddlefishing season on the Yellowstone and lower Missouri rivers.
Paddlefish anglers planning to harvest a fish in the Upper Missouri River (from Fort Peck Dam to Fort Benton) must apply for an Upper Missouri River Paddlefish Tag.
During the past week anglers and fishing guides on the Bighorn River have reported seeing paddlefish — the monstrous, prehistoric native fish normally relegated to the Missouri and lower Yellowstone rivers.
Runoff has begun.
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Good catch rates and reduced angling pressure highlighted the Upper Missouri River paddlefish season this spring.
The 2016 paddlefish season will open on the lower Yellowstone River on Sunday.
The Montana paddlefish season will kick off Sunday with the opening of the Upper Missouri River section from Fort Benton downstream to Fort Peck Dam.