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Canyon Ferry Lake Sponsored by
Date 02-Sep-14
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Conditions : Canyon Ferry Reservoir: Fishing is still excellent, especially slow trolling crawler harnesses anywhere from 15-25 feet deep and along drop offs. Green, blue, and orange are the hot colors right now. Jigging on drop offs and bay points has been working as well. Trout fishing is good throughout the reservoir, but is best near Cemetery Island. Perch fishing is decent while jigging for walleye.

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About: - Canyon Ferry Dam and lake are located in Montana about 50 miles downstream from where the Gallatin, Madison, and Jefferson Rivers join to form the Missouri River. This lake, with 35,181 surface acres and 76 shoreline miles, offers excellent fishing opportunity for rainbow trout, perch, ling, and walleye. Concrete boat ramps, campgrounds, day-use areas, shelters, swimming, and three marinas. The upland areas around the reservoir provide habitat for Chestnut-collared Longspurs and Long-billed Curlews, as well as hundreds of Pronghorn antelope.

Goose Bay, along the eastern shore of Canyon Ferry has a new boat ramp which is 130 feet long and 32 feet wide and will accommodate the launching of two boats at one time and is next to a 44 foot courtesy dock. The ramp is long enough to allow boats to to launched at reservoir levels as low as 3,787 feet. Current Reservoir Levels

Directions: Canyon Ferry Lake is located in central Montana east of Highway 12-287 between Helena and Townsend.

  • Brown Trout
  • Burbot
  • Rainbow Trout
  • Walleye
  • Yellow Perch

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