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Georgetown Lake

Updated 02/24/2018 at 5:19pm

Conditions At-a-glance

bad

Weather Forecast

Today
31° / 21°
Mon
25° / 18°
Tue
26° / 15°
Wed
33° / 23°
Thu
33° / 22°
Fri
28° / 18°

Our Report

 

Georgetown is frozen up for the season! Sorry fly fishers – you’re outta commish.

BEST TECHNIQUES:  Make nice with those who own ice augers.

OUR TIPS OF THE WEEK:  N/A

7 DAY OUTLOOK:  Get out early if you’re ice fishing. Stay warm and be careful. Otherwise, go fish upper Flint Creek at the campground or Rock Creek!

Our Philipsburg location, Flint Creek Outdoors, is open Thurs through Sunday this winter.  Stop in and say hi to our new manager, Josh.

Good Luck From our Team!

Conditions

Clear and Cold

The Hatch

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Fly Patterns

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Specifics

Water Flow

The lake is frozen.

Visibility

Crystal clear

Water temperature at mid-day

32

Water Condition

Clear

Best time of day to fish

Ice fishing at daylight is popular

Best access point

Comers point, Philipsburg Bay, or Stewart Mill Bay

Fish species

Kokanee Salmon, Rainbows and Brook Trout

Fishing season

Entire lake open for hard water anglers - but check your regs before you go.

Nearest airport

Missoula International

Recommended fly fishing leader

9' 4x

Recommended fly fishing tippet

4 or 5x

Best fly fishing rod

Crisp to cast but soft enough to fight big fish.

Best floating fly line

any long shooting weight forward will do