Staff Gratuities Gratuities are not included in our pricing. Gratuities are greatly appreciated by our cleaning and kitchen staff. For fishing guides, gratuities should be given directly to your guide.
Deposit and Cancellation Policy A NONREFUNDABLE deposit of 50% is required to confirm your reservation. The deposit is due within 10 days of booking. The remaining balance is due prior to the departure of your trip by cash, check, or credit card. ***We strongly recommend purchasing trip insurance at the time of booking.*** For cancellations, the deposit is [...]
What are the Current River Flows? Current river flows can be found on the USGS website.
Is There WiFi? Yes! We have WiFi in all guest rooms, suites, and cabins.
What is Included While Staying at a Cabin? A stay in any of our cabins includes a well-equipped kitchen, BBQ, WiFi, Satellite TV along with all linens and towels. Use of our facilities, campfire ring, trout pond, and access to the Big Hole River is included. What is not included? Montana fishing licenses, golf carts, [...]
Where Can I Buy a Montana License? You can buy a Montana fishing or hunting license at local fly shops or online here. We recommend buying your license online prior to your visit to maximize your time on the water or afield.
What is Included While Staying at the Lodge? A stay in any of our rooms or suites includes nightly accommodations along with breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Daily activities such as fly fishing, trap shooting, horseback riding, pheasant hunts, and ATV adventures are included. Use of a golf cart during your stay is also included. Use [...]
Where is the Closest Airport? Butte, Montana has the closest airport to the Silver Bow Club. Other choices would include Bozeman, Helena, or Missoula. Private Charter Private charter is also an option. Visit Summit Charter's website for a quote.
What Hatches Occur on the Big Hole? BWOs, Skwala, Mother's Day Caddis, Salmonfly, Golden Stone, Pale Morning Duns, Little Yellow Sally, Spruce Moths and Tricos. For more on hatches, read our Bugs of the Big Hole - Part One and Bugs of the Big Hole - Part Two.
When is the Best Time to Visit? We open May 1 through November 1. Fishing the Big Hole River can be quite good May through mid-October. Hatches begin in late April early May. Summer is also a wonderful time to visit and enjoy all the outdoor activities Montana offers. And fall is perhaps our favorite [...]