Guide Trip Rates

We offer day trips on Montana's best dry fly fishing waters

Montana Brown Trout FishingMissoula Fly Fishing Rates | Day Trips

Full Day — One or Two Anglers……………………$550
Includes lunch, beverages, flies, rods and reels if needed, transportation to and from the river, and 6-8 hours of fishing.

Half Day — One or Two Anglers………………….$495
Includes snacks, beverages, flies, rods and reels if needed, transportation to and from the river, and 4-6 hours of fishing.

Learn to Fly Fish — One or Two Anglers………$500
Never Fly fished? No problem! This trip is geared towards first timers. It includes all the necessary fishing gear as well as lunch, snacks, and drinks. Transportation to and from the River and expert instruction are also included.   A typical “learn to fly fish trip” includes 6-8 hours of fishing.


*Fishing licenses and waders are not included; guide gratuities are always appreciated.


We offer a wide range of Missoula Montana Fly Fishing Packages to make your trip to Missoula, MT as smooth as possible. Click the link above to see some of our most popular Missoula area fly fishing package options. We also offer Missoula Montana Fly Fishing Instruction for both beginners and advanced anglers alike. For more information about our Missoula Area Fly Fishing instruction please click the link above.


Deposit and Refund Policy

We request a 50% Deposit to hold reservations.   Trip deposits will be refunded with at least 30 days’ notice of cancellation.   Cancellations within 30 days of the date of the trip will not be refunded and the deposit will be forfeited to the guide for lost work.  If we can re-book the guide for the dates cancelled, we will refund the entire deposit.  Cancellations within 72 hours are difficult to re-book and are generally not refundable. We fish rain or shine and guide trips are VERY rarely canceled due to weather.  Trips cancelled by the outfitter, guide or mutual guide/client decision due to unsafe weather or water conditions, state or federal closures, or other uncontrollable circumstances will have the entire deposit refunded.

What is Included

We try to make our Missoula area guide trips as all inclusive as possible. They include all flies, terminal tackle, rods & reels, lunch, water & soda, transportation to and from the river and of course expert instruction. *Fishing licenses and waders are not included; guide gratuities are always appreciated.

What to Bring

Guided Float trips

  • Rod & Reel – Your guide can provide these if you do not have your own.
  • Waders and Boots – During the spring and fall these are highly advised. During the summer months most people wet wade, but this is decided by you and your comfort level.
  • Montana Fishing License – Can be purchased in Missoula when you arrive or online. Online Licensing System
  • Sunglasses & Hat
  • Rain Jacket
  • Layers – A warm layer such as a fleece and a lightweight long sleeve shirt for sun protection
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera

For more help preparing for your guide trip click here.


Missoula on the Fly Dan Mahoney – Outfitter #17588 1436 Clements Rd Missoula, MT 59802

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