Guide To Fishing At Hungry Horse Reservoir
AKA: Hungry Horse Lake
Tauting over 170 miles of shoreline, Hungry Horse Reservoir is a 23,500-acre lake located in the northwest part of the state, 5 miles east of Columbia Falls. Anglers come for the cutthroat and bull trout fishing.
Boating enthusiasts come for the scenic views and water sport activities. Numerous boat launch ramps and campgrounds are available to the public. Steep, rugged shorelines limit access for fishing from the bank except nearby camping areas.
What to fish for...
Fishing for bull trout and cutthroat trout at Hungry Horse Reservoir in Montana.
Primary fish species residing in Hungry Horse Reservoir
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Hungry Horse Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Doris Point Boating Site Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northwest section of the lake,west side, off West Side Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Emery Bay Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, north side, off East Side Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking.
Riverside Boating Site, Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off East Side Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Mountain Meadow RV Park - 406 387-9125
Emery Bay Campground - 406 646-1012
Lost Johnny Point Campground - 877 646-1012
Graves Bay Campground - 406 387-3800
Hungry Horse Reservoir MT Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Hungry Horse Reservoir
Lost Johnny Point Campground
Martin City, MT 59926
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Hungry Horse Reservoir in MT
General Fishing Info
Fishing for cutthroat trout in northwest MT.