Flint Creek, Montana Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Flint Creek, Montana Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Nymphing once the ice and slush are gone.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Flint Creek is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Blackfoot River Outfitters

Water flow: Station is Iced

Visibility: 24 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 33 Degrees F

Water condition: Slightly 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:

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

Nymphing once the ice and slush are gone.

7-Day Forecast

It's been cold at night leading to many stretches of the creek icing over. Where it's not icy, it's pretty slushy. The upper water is a little more open but access is limited.

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