Flint Creek, Montana Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Flint Creek, Montana Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
1. Prospect with dries along the grassy undercut banks 2. Try nymphs and streamers in the faster water
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Flint Creek is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Blackfoot River Outfitters

Water flow: 220 CFS at Drummond

Visibility: 24 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 50 Degrees F

Water condition: Moderately Turbid

Best time of day to fish: Afternoon and evening

Best stretch: Just north of Philipsburg but ask before you fish - very little public access so please secure permission.

Best access point: Just north of Philipsburg but ask before you fish - very little public access so please secure permission.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

BWO's, Mahogany's, Midges

Fish species: Brown Trout, Mountain Whitefish, Cutthroat Trout

Fishing season: Year round (extended whitefish season)

Nearest airport: Missoula International Airport (MSO)

Flint Creek Description

Flint Creek winds down out the Pintlar Mountains, back and forth across the hay fields near Philipsburg. The meanders are so tight at times you could virtually fish two sides of a button hook at the same time. The miles of undercut grassy banks are home to wild brown trout that eagerly eat hoppers all summer long. Most of Flint Creek is private so please respect that and ask first before entering someone's ...

Techniques & Tips

Streamers, nymphs, dries if you see rising fish.

7-Day Forecast

Flint Creek is in good shape for fall.

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