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Wild Trout Outfitters

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Highway 191, Big Sky, MT 59716
+1 406-995-2975
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Excellent Service, Staff and overall experience

Owner is very knowledgeable and works hard at staffing his operation with the right people. They... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bi11collins
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Birmingham, Alabama
Stop looking book with Wild Trout Outfitters

Took our grandson on an week fly fishing trip for his highschool grad present. 2 days with Matt... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lindacY4300HM
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Mount Vernon
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Big Sky Montana's Best Fly Shop and guide service with over 40 years of local knowledge and experience you can trust, choose Wild Trout Outfitters for your next fly fishing adventure. Guide trips on the Gallatin, Madison, Yellowstone, Missouri Rivers, Yellowstone National Park and area Spring Creeks. We offer a variety of different fly fishing experiences, from a 2 hour stream side clinic, 4 hour walk and wade, full day float, or an all day power boat trip on Area Rivers and lakes. For fly fishing at is best choose us (Wild Trout Outfitters) as your local Big Sky connection, it is never too late, for your appointment with Mr. Fish. We have a full selection of area flies and everything you need including rental equipment, fishing licenses and FRIENDLY free advice. J.D. Bingman Outfitter # 614
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Highway 191, Big Sky, MT 59716
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Owner is very knowledgeable and works hard at staffing his operation with the right people. They all have immense experience and are skilled at putting you on fish applicable to all skill levels and backgrounds. Our guide Tom was a great match for my wife...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took our grandson on an week fly fishing trip for his highschool grad present. 2 days with Matt, wade and walk the best time ever. Then float trip with Dave and Nick all three guides are professional and know the rivers. Can't wait to do...More

Thank lindacY4300HM
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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. What a fun way to celebrate your grandsons high school graduation. Memories you all can share for the rest of your lives. We all enjoyed having you and we hope to see you again. J.D. Bingman / Wild Trout Outfitters

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 10 hired this company to take us to the Madison River for an all day fly fishing trip. We had five boats with five guides. None in our group was experienced, yet we all caught fish. Guides were fantastic... informative, patient, and...More

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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You for Your review, and for choosing Wild Trout Outfitters. Our staff of guides all work well together and operate as a team. Your group was a lot of fun and we all enjoyed spending the day with you. You next time you're in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my three boys fly fishing for the first time and Wild Trout Outfitters did not disappoint. We caught 14 fish between us. Guides Matt and Joe were patient with us and made sure we learned the basics needed to catch fish. I highly...More

Thank shaneross1010
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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. Matt and Joe are a couple of good guides that truly enjoy their work. Introducing people the fly-fishing and seeing the joy that it brings makes our job enjoyable. Keep on fishing with your boys, it's something that you...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

The entire process was easy from the 1st contact. JD cares about his clients. He was very informative, giving plenty of info over the phone. Our Guide Tom was patient and informative for two 1st time fly fisherman. The lunch provided was a treat in...More

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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Our guide service is the best in the West our staff of professional guides all work well together. Tom is a very important part of our team and has been with us for many years. He really has been on...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Had the most unbelievable experience. Nick was amazing and over the top about our experience! JD was over the top when it came to equipment and accommodating us; his wife’s lunches were the bomb! We didn’t get to fish with Sam, but our friends adored...More

Thank Tuan K
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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Nick and Sam are awesome they always love to fish together whenever possible. They definitely are proficient at their chosen trade. My wife gets a lot of practice making lunches and are easily the best in the industry. Thanks for...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

SHORT VERSION: Wild Trout Outfitters rocks. I highly recommend and will be booking with them and hopefully our guide, Sam, the next time I’m in town. LONG VERSION: My wife & I traveled to Big Sky, MT to celebrate our 10 year wedding anniversary. This...More

Thank dramaticathlete
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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and taking the time to give us the long version. We definitely enjoy what we do here at Wild Trout Outfitters. Introducing people like your wife to fly-fishing brings us joy as well. Thanks again – see you next time....More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome time!! Only seen a fly rod, never used one. Sam had me catching fish with in 15min. I would recommend this place to anyone looking to learn and catch fish!!More

Thank BDWowo
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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. The half-day four Hour trip on the Gallatin is a great trip no matter who you are. Sam is been fishing the Gallatin for many years and knows all the great spots. Thank you for choosing Wild Trout Outfitters. See...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

JD set our 2 families up - with 4 kids between ages 8-10. First time fly fishers with super patient guides Sam and Chris. Everyone not only learned but caught rainbows! Great equipment for kids and super knowledgeable about the river. Felt like we got...More

Thank Thad S
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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank You for choosing Wild Trout Outfitters. Your group was fun for all of us. See you next time.

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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I took my 12-year-old son out on a trip with Sam. Everything was great. As you read the many reviews about this outfitter, they are all excellent. Sam is one of the many reasons why they are so excellent. We had never been flyfishing before,...More

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JD B, Owner at Wild Trout Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you for the kind words. Sam Geppert is on the Wild Trout Outfitters " A " Team for sure. See you next Time.

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lindastrickland195
28 June 2018|
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Response from JD B | Property representative |
We are flyfishing guide service located in Big Sky Montana. We offer both half-day and full day walk wade's on the Gallatin River. Float trips on the Madison, Yellowstone and Missouri River's. And we fish all of Yellowstone... More
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dmckeachnie
26 June 2018|
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Response from U_s_a_Druz | Reviewed this property |
We have booked twice, both times were more than five months out, just wanted to make sure that we could get the day that we needed. They do a great job of keeping to the schedule. Great communication with booking.
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