Montana Guided Float and Wade Fishing Trips


Montana Fish Man specializes in fly fishing the Madison River and you can read more about it by following the link. Montana Fish Man also offers guide trips on the Big Hole River, Ennis and Hebgen Lakes as well as other area rivers, streams and lakes. The Madison is my home water and I have been fly fishing and spin fishing on this river and in the area for 20 years now and guiding on it for a little over 18 years. I take lots of pride in knowing what is happening, when its happening and how to help anglers of all levels make the most of what each outing presents. 

Montana Fish Man offers full day and half day guided fly fishing and spin fishing trips on the Madison River. Based out of Ennis Montana. All other rivers and lakes including the Ruby River, Missouri River, Ennis Lake and Hebgen Lake are based on Full day charter rates.



Full day charter on the Madison River is 7-10 hours on the water depending on weather and angler desires. A full day float trip on the Madison is a great experience. The Madison river offers very diverse opportunities for great trout fishing. Countless tactics and approaches work for wade and float fishing the Madison river. Montana Fish Man can help unlock the Madison rivers secrets and give you the angling tools for future success. This is a great summer season option for beginners and expert anglers alike. Fly fishing and light tackle spin fishing. For one or two people. Call or Email with questions.



Half day charter on the Madison River consists of 4-6 hours on the water. Want to see the Madison very early but don't want to be out all day? How about finding some late evening solitude and great dry fly fishing? This is also great option for those wishing to experience fly fishing on the Madison River for the first time, as well as those looking for an experience based around a specific hatch. Fly fishing and light tackle spin fishing. For one or two anglers. Call or Email with questions.



Quarter day charters on the Madison River consist of 3 hours on the water and are a great way to get out with limited time. Staying in Ennis with little time to fish? Want to get out after dinner or early in the morning for a few hours? This is the answer! Montana Fish Man understands that fishing is not always about epic length days. Looking for very specific skill set improvement? Great for on the water lessons! Quarter day charters on the Madison River are also a great option for scenic type trips. Fly fishing and light tackle spin fishing. For one or two people. Call or Email with questions.



Deposit Policy 

A $200 deposit is required for each guide, each day.

Cancellation-Refund Policy 

A full refund of deposit will be given for a cancellation by the guide for any reason. A full refund of deposit will be given on cancellations at least 21 days prior to charter date. A cancellation by the customer 7 days prior to charter will require payment in full. ATTENTION! Due to COVID-19 we are allowing for flexibility in cancelation policy. Any cancel due to illness or COVID related problems a full refund will be issued. Any trip that can be rebooked is encouraged to do so and move the deposit forward to that date is very helpful. We will remain fluid during this time as things change quickly. 


Extra Person Policy

ATTENTION! AT THIS TIME WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING ANY EXTRA PERONS ON GUIDED FISHING TRIPS TO MAINTAIN PHYSICAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES. Conditions permitting the limit is one extra person per guide or boat per day. The fee for an extra person is $200. Montana Fish Man Outfitting strongly suggests hiring another guide for extra person(s) to gain the best possible experience.