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FishTales Outfitting - Day Trips

#1 of 3 things to do in Sheridan Features Animals
50 Duncan District Rd, Sheridan, MT 59749-9502
+1 406-842-5051
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Great guide and a Perfect Day

My son has very little experience throwing fly line and Mike had him coming tight great Madison... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
travisswinson
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Spruce, Michigan
Bucket list weekend on the Madison River

This was my first guided fishing trip, my first time in a drift boat, my first time to Montana, and... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
joyfulfrog
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Boise, Idaho
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FishTales Outfitting LLC is a Southwestern Montana fly fishing outfitter and guide service with 20 years of experience. We offer private, guided fly fishing day trips on Montana's finest rivers. Our home waters include the Madison River, Big Hole River, the Beaverhead, Jefferson and Ruby Rivers.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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50 Duncan District Rd, Sheridan, MT 59749-9502
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My son has very little experience throwing fly line and Mike had him coming tight great Madison River Trout within a 1/2 hour. I asked Mike to spend time with my 19 year old showing him the correct way to cast and fish (so he...More

Thank travisswinson
MichaelStack, Owner at FishTales Outfitting - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks a bunch for the great review Travis. It was my pleasure to take you and your Dad on the Beaverhead and Madison Rivers. I hope we get the chance to do it again!

Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was my first guided fishing trip, my first time in a drift boat, my first time to Montana, and my first brown trout. The experience was epic. These are memories that will last a lifetime. Mike and the other guides were amazing. I can't...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Let's just get two things out of the way. Numbers and Big Browns. Our boat landed 30+ good size rainbows/browns during the day and I missed a shot at the fish of my life. The incredible thing about Mike is that he flys by seemingly...More

2  Thank wfl0yd
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I am an avid fisherman from MN who came to Bozeman to drop my son off at MSU for his freshman year, figured we better try fly fishing. I blindly selected Mike by searching the web for a guide and Wow! did I get lucky....More

1  Thank MikeQ87
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We had a great time fishing with Mike on The Ruby River. He is a very accomplished guide who is patient, informative, and fun. Would definitely use him again. Thanks Mike. Jack & Patti Leawood, KS

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 days on the Ruby with Mike. Fished above and below the res. Public and private access. Caught browns from 12 to 17", and bow from 6 to 10 inches. Most fish came to dries, some to streamers, and a couple to dropper nymphs....More

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

I have been fishing with numerous guides over the years and believe that the most important thing, is guide attitude and demeanor and their ability to read their clients. Mike nailed it both days we were with him and it made for a memorable trip....More

1  Thank Tate J
MichaelStack, Owner at FishTales Outfitting - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2016

Thank you for the kind words and high marks Tate! Glad we got you into some of tJose big ones!

Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Epic and Phenomenal are a couple of words that describe the days on the river(s) I have had with Mike. His knowledge and experience of the waters in southwest Montana is top notch! Mike's enthusiasm and excitement rubs off on you as he shows you...More

1  Thank Greg B
MichaelStack, Owner at FishTales Outfitting - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2016

Thanks for the compliments Greg! Its been my pleasure and I look forward to doing it again soon!

Reviewed 9 August 2015

Michael was a fantastic guide! Knowledgeable, helpful, easy to spend the day with, prompt, etc. He kept us well informed in advance as to which rivers were fishing well and tailored our trip to enhance our "luck". He put us into fish all day long!...More

1  Thank Judy L
MichaelStack, Owner at FishTales Outfitting - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2016

Thanks for sharing your experience with Fishtales Outfitting. We had a great time and hope we can do it again sometime!

Reviewed 9 September 2014

Mike is very knowledgable and was very patient with me since it was only my 2nd time fishing!! He was prompt, helpful and encouraging. And the lunch was fantastic!!

1  Thank Jimcindye
MichaelStack, Owner at FishTales Outfitting - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2016

Thanks so much for the kind words and compliments. Look forward to doing it again soon!

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