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Wild Trout Outfitters

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Big Sky Montana's Best Fly Shop and guide service with over 40 years of local knowledge and experience you can trust, choose Wild Trout Outfitters for your next fly fishing adventure. Guide trips on the Gallatin, Madison, Yellowstone, Missouri...more
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Highway 191, Big Sky, MT 59716
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

From the minute, I booked JD at Wild Trout Outfitters, I was laughing and excited about my trip. Not only did he know his stuff, he patiently re-taught me everything I had forgotten. Soon I was on my way to catching way more fish than...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mattschr8r
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked a trip to Montana as our first get away since starting our family. In Big Sky for a week, we wanted a little adventure. All the reviews we read pointed to Wild Trout Outfitters. We called, talked to JD, then...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Noelle N
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to go on a last minute fly fishing trip while on a quick road trip to Montana. We called the WTO on a whim at 9:30 pm after randomly talking to two separate groups of guys who had fished with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Natalie V
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Guide Dave Williamson showed me a great experience mid September, wade fishing the upper Madison, lower Madison and Gallatin Rivers. He really put me into some good spots and we ended the day with 35 fish in the net, and the grand slam--rainbow, brown, cutthroat,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Seanr01
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I are novice fly fishing enthusiasts, while vacationing in Big Sky area we desired a float trip on one of the rivers. We hooked up with JD and the gang at Wild Trout Outfitters. Great day and experience on the Madison River....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jeffriesj17
Reviewed 9 September 2018

My buddy and I came to big sky for our first ever fly fishing float trip and my first fly fishing guided excursion! We hooked up with nick one of the guides at wild trout outfitters and he hooked us up on the fish. From...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank judouglas456
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

JD who owns the place is straight forward and you get what you expect and much more. This was my first guided drift boat trip and JD set me up with 3 diffent guides for three days running on the Madison river. Each guide was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 4 September 2018

My husband and I recently did three days with Wild Trout Outfitters and it was the highlight of our trip. He has some experience but I was a complete beginner so JD at the shop suggested we do a half day walk/wade (with Nick), full...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stephanie Y
JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello Stephanie Thank you for your review and for choosing Wild Trout Outfitters. Glad you enjoyed all the fishing trips you took with Wild Trout Outfitters. Nick, Joe and Tom are all part of the A team. They all enjoy their profession and are very...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

This was my first time fly fishing and visiting Montana! I booked a full day trip with Nick through Wild Trout Outfitters and from start to finish we had the perfect day. We arrived at the shop at 7:30 AM. There was a very large...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elyssa F
JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello Elyssa Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. All of our guides enjoy teaching people the life sport of flyfishing. Nick Lawton is an amazing person and an extraordinary guide. Definitely one of the best in the industry.Float trips on...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The guys there make you feel like family the second you walk in the door! They are super funny, extremely polite and extremely knowledgeable. Our guide was very patient and kept working with us learn best practices since we were fairly “green” ant this type...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brittany M
JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Brittany Thank you for your review and your kind words. All of us at Wild Trout Outfitters enjoy what we do and meeting people that want to experience flyfishing in southwestern Montana. Thanks again JD Bingman /

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27 June 2018|
Response from JD B | Property representative |
We are flyfishing guide service located in Big Sky Montana. We offer both half-day and full day walk wade's on the Gallatin River. Float trips on the Madison, Yellowstone and Missouri River's. And we fish all of Yellowstone... More
26 June 2018|
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Response from ByronDruzgal | Reviewed this property |
We have booked twice, both times were more than five months out, just wanted to make sure that we could get the day that we needed. They do a great job of keeping to the schedule. Great communication with booking.