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Bighorn Angler Lodge

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The fishing was incredible. Pete knew exactly what flies that he had just tied himself. Our other group had John and were super happy. The food was great. The lodge was good but things were a little off. No toilet paper, well water was super hard and bad smelling, no soap. The bed that I and my son had were...

Thank Silver660
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was our first visit to the Bighorn. We booked through Yellow Dog Fly Fishing and they assured us Bighorn Anglers would be supply a guide attentive to both our levels. I am a beginner and my husband has been fly fishing for many, many years. Brian was our guide and he could not have been better. He was entertaining...

1Thank Pam52787
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I want to thank Pete for an Incredible fishing trip. I quit counting after about 20 minutes. He definitely knew what flys to put on and he said he had just tied them himself. This is the first time that I have ever had two Browns hooked at the same time. What a great day. Can't wait until I go...

1Thank Silver660
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The staff at Bighorn Angler Lodge are all top notch, super friendly, and very helpful. Fishing guides were well prepared and equipped for anything. Meals were all fantastic. We had 4 guys in the lower level of their overlook cabin and it was spacious, very nice/new, and had a great view from outside. I'd recommend being very specific on what...

5Thank Jason R
Johnstown, Colorado
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We spent a week at the bighorn angler. It was during off season time. We showed up at 4 P.M. And our cabin was not ready. All of the staff was very unfriendly during our stay. We had to ask for clean towels, more trash bags, and there was no propane for our first night. Then when they finally got...

Thank J G
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

My friends and I love going out to the bighorn. Pete and bryan were incredibly commodating and helpful in the shop. Lodges are very nice. They got us the right flies to get on a lot of fish. We rented driftboats after getting a guided trip. Shuttle is included in the rental, which usually isn't the case at many other...

Thank Travelinwilly
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 17 June 2015

I hired several guides from the Bighorn Angler and I have never been disappointed. I have also hired guides from other outfitters and have been disappointed. I read one review that the owners were not very personable. I agree they don't hawk you when you come into their store. I have always been asked if I needed anything and then...

Thank Kent K
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

I am part of a group of fisherman that just finished our 9th annual trip staying with the Bighorn Angler. The quality of our experience exceeded expectations once again. Being able to have our dinner on-site is a huge upgrade. The new chef is almost unbelievable. Dinner all six nights were incredible. The group of guides gets even better every...

2Thank Paul G
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Planned a couple days of fishing on the Horn with friends from college. Shelly was outstanding about accommodating us. We planned on 3 of us but changed to 4 last minute and Angler was great about making the change okay. Loved the Keurig machine coffee in the morning. Simple. Clean, big TV and comfortable beds. All we needed. We will...

Thank Jraeakers
Danville, California
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Big Horn anger provides the best fly fishing experience a person could hope for. A great staff clean rooms and awesome food complement a perfect Big Horn River experience. The guides on the Big Horn are the best on the river! I would highly recommend choosing the Big Horn angler fly shop as your place to stay for Big Horn...

2Thank PJM424

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Bighorn Angler Fly Shop and Lodge located in Southeast Montana. We provided guided fly fishing, drift boat rentals, lodging and a full service fly shop. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bighorn Angler Lodge

Address: PO Box 7578, Fort Smith, MT
Region: United States > Montana > Fort Smith
Number of rooms: 11
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“They offer cabins and hotel-style rooms. Be specific if you want a particular type.”
E7297RSjasonr, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“Cabin 1 beautiful”
PJM424, 26 Sep 2014 | Read review
“dont know....if possible, try to get a room w/ bigger beds”
mrporker, 24 Sep 2013 | Read review
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