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Gallatin River

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Address: Bozeman, MT
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A good fishing river.

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Gallatin River Whitewater Rafting
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Crystal clear waters

We drove along the Gallatin River in Montana and were mesmerized by the blue waters, the green vegetation and the lovely mountain backdrops. We did not leave the car. I cannot... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove along the Gallatin River in Montana and were mesmerized by the blue waters, the green vegetation and the lovely mountain backdrops. We did not leave the car. I cannot recommend hikes, but there would be places to picnic if you planned ahead and had deli sandwiches in a cooler with drinks !

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Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This river offers scenic views, fishing, swimming, etc. Hwy 191 is the best way to see this awesome river. There is several areas to check out the views. Highly recommend.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

I didn't pack my fly gear but I wish a had. There many people enjoying the the day a casting to their hearts content

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Calgary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We have fished the Gallatin many times and it is a favourite. The water is clear and clean and the fish rise to the fly.

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Wilmington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This river seems to meander forever but that gives you a lot of opportunities to see some beautiful scenery. There are many places to pull of the road and take pictures or just enjoy the scenery.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

The Gallatin River is one of many scenic rivers in Montana and you can take this route to the West Yellowstone Park entrance. Yes, you will see fly fishermen and the light is impressionistic. We followed the river to Hebgen Lake and camped at a state campground, which was in bear country, and I mean Grizzly Bear.

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Concord, NH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Drove down the road next to the Gallatin River on my way to the West Entrance to Yellowstone. Just beautiful area, and so glad I was able to enjoy it!

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Norwood, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The Gallatin River in Montana is what fly fishermen must think about all year ...planning vacations to get here, this place was beautiful. this is where Robert Redford filmed 'a river runs through it' and has a lot of history 120 miles long, one of 3 rivers along with Jefferson and Madison that run through Wyoming and Montana to converge... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

It's always nice to see a beautiful river, this one now has a lot of people taking others on rafting trips and fishing trips. Or you can do what people used to do, go by yourself.

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Decatur, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Clear water, great fishing and such beauty all around the area. A great place to spend time enjoying nature.

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