Flint Creek, Montana Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Flint Creek, Montana Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Follow the USGS gauge. Fish the creek when it's on the way down or call our shop in Philipsburg (Flint Creek Outdoors) for real-time report.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Flint Creek is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Blackfoot River Outfitters

Water flow: 799

Visibility: 4 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 48 Degrees F

Water condition: Moderately Turbid

Best time of day to fish: Fish somewhere else this week.

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:

Nymphs and worms!

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

Double down with worms and caddis pupa.

7-Day Forecast

Flint Creek is on the way up with rain and snowmelt. Fishing has been tough to say the least. Stay tuned.


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