Glacier Park Collection

Fish, Camp & Explore on the Flathead’s Middle Fork

Treat yourself to an extraordinary fishing adventure over multiple days on the Flathead River’s historic Middle Fork.

Renowned for its exciting whitewater, the Middle Fork also offers excellent fishing, spectacular scenery and resident wildlife viewing opportunities. Follow the lead of our expert guides and experience it all on an unforgettable multi-day trip!

Middle Fork Fly Fishing Highlights
Rates per boat per day$1375

Fish for native and wild westslope cutthroat trout
Camp beneath the stars
Enjoy fresh and delicious meals, prepared by our guides
Take in spectacular Glacier National Park views you can only get from the river

For inquiries or to book by phone: 1.406.888.5454

Rates do not include 8% service fee or guide gratuity.

A westslope cutthroat trout being released

Cast For Montana’s State Fish

Spend your days on the river catching and releasing native and wild westslope cutthroat trout.

An aerial view of cabins nestled between conifer trees

Close to Adventure

Our proximity to Glacier National Park means you're always nearby your next adventure, whether that’s fishing the Flathead River with Glacier Anglers & Outfitters or hiking Apgar Lookout just within the park gates.

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Departure Times

Dates Departure Time Trip Length* River Miles
June through September 8:30 a.m. 2 – 4 days 12 – 32 miles
  • Check-in at Paddle Ridge at 8:00 a.m. All guests are asked to stop by Paddle Ridge to meet your guide and get dry bags for your personal belongings the night before if possible. We are located under the giant log arch on the south side of US Highway 2, 1/2 mile west of West Glacier
  • Montana fishing license is required for all fishing trips with the exception of private pond fishing. Purchase your license at Paddle Ridge or online at Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks.
    • $31.50 for 1-day non-resident license (includes required Montana Conservation License and State Lands License)
    • $73.50 for 5-day non-resident license (includes required Montana Conservation License and State Lands License)
    • $117.50 for season license (non-resident)
  • Children must weigh at least 50lbs.
  • 12 and older will enjoy this trip more.
  • *5-day trips will be packaged as the Great Bear Wilderness trip.

Download Waiver

Save time at check in by bringing your pre-signed waiver.

Glacier Anglers & Outfitters Montana Outfitters License:
Hilary Hutcheson, License # 56666
PO Box 210, West Glacier, MT 59936
Flathead Forest Service Permit

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Montana Fishing License Required

All fly fishing trips require a Montana Fishing License. Licenses can be purchased online or at Paddle Ridge prior to departure.

Departing from Glacier Anglers & Outfitters

Angling trips meet and depart from Glacier Anglers & Outfitters, just outside of West Glacier, Montana.

Location and directions

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Visit our Fly Shop at Glacier Anglers & Outfitters for all your fishing needs.

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