Georgetown Lake, Montana Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Georgetown Lake, Montana Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
1. Try fishing the mornings as the sun heats up the water 2. Try stripping leeches with a calibaetis nymph dropped behind during the day.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Georgetown Lake is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Blackfoot River Outfitters
Blue Damsel Lodge

Water flow: N/A

Visibility: 36 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 58 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: All day

Best stretch: The whole lake is good!

Best access point: Grassy Point, Stuart Mil Bay

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Not much for hatches right now due to colder fall temperatures.

Fish species: Rainbow and Brook Trout, Kokanee Salmon

Fishing season: The entire lake is open.

Nearest airport: Missoula International Airport (MSO)

Georgetown Lake Description

Georgetown Lake is Montana’s premier flatwater fishery. Rimmed by the Pintler Mountains, it’s also among the state’s most beautiful. But the real attraction is rainbow trout in the 16"- 26" range. Yes, we said 26" rainbows. As if these giant rainbows weren’t enough – there are numbers of brook trout over 16” and many exceeding 20”! You don’t need to travel to Labrador to see fish like this – they live here ...

Techniques & Tips

Fly fishing is an excellent way to enjoy Georgetown Lake.

7-Day Forecast

Georgetown Lake is in fantastic shape for the fall.

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