Great places to fish in the Little Belt Mountains. FIsh lakes, rivers and creeks in search of Salmon, Trout, ling and a variety of other fish.

Things to Do


Fish to Your Hearts Content 

This area is an incredibly peaceful place to fish. With uncrowded terrain and un-tapped fishing holes, it is a fisherman's dream. Find river reports, weather reports, and maps, all right here.

Fishing Accesses

Smith River Sheep Creek
Belt Creek Newlan Creek Reservoir
Missouri River Lake Sutherlin
Moose Creek Judith River
Rhoda Lake Gypsy Lake
Bair Reservoir  


Fishing Checklist What to Bring

Fishing Permit Rod and Reels
Tackle Boxes Hooks, Lures and Flies
Sinkers Fishing Net
Scale Pliers
Vest and Waders Knife
Hat and Gloves Extra Clothing
Maps Food and Drink
Camping Gear GPS Unit or Compass
Duct Tape Sunscreen

Fishing Access Locations


Fishing Permits

You can purchase fishing permits in the area at The Neihart Inconvinece Store and Bob's Place in Neihart, Castle Mountain Sports and Cougar Merc. in White Sulphur Springs, and Cub's Den in Monarch.

You can find information on fishing regulations, licenses, permits, and fishing access sites at the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks website.

Fishing Flow Data

Find out the river or creek you would like to fish and see exactly the flow rate, updated everyday. Water Data

Russell Country Fishing Reports

Discover all the best spots in the entire Russell Country and stories of those wo live by the fish. This place is the best source of fishing information for our area, feel free to check it out. Russell Country Fishing Reports