Below is a list of current restrictions and closures to Montana waterbodies. Many factors such as drought and fire may lead to a waterbody being closed for fishing on a temporary basis. For a statewide view of closures, view the Fishing Closures map.

Restrictions & Closures

 Big Hole River
Mandatory 24 Hour Drought Closure effective 8/1/2016
Mandatory Drought Closure - [24 hour]
Big Hole River from Notch Bottom FAS to Confluence with the Beaverhead River. (8/1/2016)
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Reopened Waterbodies

 Big Hole River
Madatory 24 Hour Drought Closure lifted effective 9/30/2016
Closure Lifted
Big Hole River from Saginaw Bridge on Skinner Meadows Road to North Fork Big Hole River Mouth. (9/30/2016)
View Water Body Report