Monday, April 19, 2021
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Mike Howe: Howe's Fishing

See the latest column from Mike Howe here!

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
A time of transition for anglers

Early April angling can be a tough go.

Updated 1 month ago
Montanans go national!

Anyone who has ever fished a tournament has probably wondered how they would stack up on the national scene...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Time to get new fishing license

While there is still plenty of ice fishing left, March always seems to signal big changes...

Updated 2 months ago
Ice anglers welcome deep freeze

Well, if this recent cold snap didn’t put a smile on your face, then you are not an ice angler!

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Ice fishing tourney update

One of the most exciting things for many anglers when it comes to ice fishing are all the tournaments....

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
The diversity of ice fishing

Ice fishing can be enjoyed in so many different ways...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Last-minute gift ideas

Well, here we are…Christmas Eve and you still have not gotten that special angler on your list...

Updated 4 months, 1 week ago
Welcome to hard water season

For folks that know me well, they know that I live to ice fish!

Updated 5 months, 1 week ago
Ice is coming!

Its almost mid-November and like it or not (ice anglers definitely like it) old man winter is knocking again.

Updated 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Time for change

Were you surprised? Or were you prepared?

Updated 6 months ago
October Fishing

As we move deeper into autumn, with rapidly dropping water temperatures and much shorter daylight hours, the evidence of our changing world surrounds us, quite visually in fact.

Updated 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Change is good!

Well, with two of the biggest weekends for fishing in Northwest Montana behind us (traditional opener and Memorial Weekend back to back) it looks like the weather is finally going to give us that last little push...

Updated 11 months, 1 week ago
Time for anglers to hit rivers; don’t forget new regs

For the most avid of anglers, especially for fly anglers who live to drift and/or wade the moving waters of Montana, this weekend is a holy one.

Updated 11 months, 3 weeks ago
Fishing, a sure cure for the blues!

I doubt that is a newsflash for anyone, but in times like these, sometimes it pays to state the obvious.

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
The Middle Ground…

As we approach the end of March, and don’t forget you need a new 2020 license, fishing can become a bit of a challenge as the transition from ice fishing to open water begins.