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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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All reviews trout caught fish madison river fly fisherman these guys an excellent guide float trip guided trip year old son three days great sense of humor awesome experience big sky area half day trip great trip laid back sam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Seanr01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank John J
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

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

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

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

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

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 /

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This is our 4th summer going out to Big Sky and fishing with the whole Wild Trout crew! They have actually become like family to us:) We have 2 boys (9&11) and they adore every guide! We have a very competitive family fishing tournament between...More

Thank Minde R
JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello Mindy Thank you for your review, and taking the time to write it. Working with your family is just as much fun for us as it is for you. The boys are a ton of fun and there's never a dull moment. Hopper gets...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Owner is very knowledgeable and works hard at staffing his operation with the right people. They all have immense experience and are skilled at putting you on fish applicable to all skill levels and backgrounds. Our guide Tom was a great match for my wife...More

Thank bi11collins
JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello Bill I do appreciate you taking the time to post your review and for choosing Wild Trout Outfitters. All of our guides enjoy their work and more importantly work well together. Tom is one of our best. He loves to fish and see his...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

Took our grandson on an week fly fishing trip for his highschool grad present. 2 days with Matt, wade and walk the best time ever. Then float trip with Dave and Nick all three guides are professional and know the rivers. Can't wait to do...More

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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you for your review. What a fun way to celebrate your grandsons high school graduation. Memories you all can share for the rest of your lives. We all enjoyed having you and we hope to see you again. J.D. Bingman / Wild Trout Outfitters

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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 U_s_a_Druz | 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.