Snappy's Fishing Report
Fishing Hotline: 756-BAIT (2248)
Smith Lake: Perch starting to turn back on. Should be really good through March.
Lake Mary Ronan: Perch bite has been great. Lots of good eaters being caught. Kokanee - Early morning.
Lower Stillwater: Perch has been good, Pike being caught and speared.
Middle Thompson: Producing lots of Perch, few Kokanne
Bitterroot & Ashley: Best bet for Kokanee - Depth varies
Open Water - Flathead Lake: Both trolling and jigging delta, painted rocks, west shore best launch
Flathead River: Nymphing for Cutts & Rainbows
Blackfeet Res.: Been fishing good. Mission is OPEN!
WATCH ICE CONDITIONS!
Smith Lake: 12"+
Lake Mary Ronan: 12"+
Echo Lake: 10-12"
Lower Stillwater: 20"+
Upper Stillwater: 16"+
Rogers Lake: 12-14"
Upper Thompson: 6-8"
Lower Thompson: 6-8"
Middle Thompson: 6-8"
Lake Five: 12"+
Blanchard Lake: 10"+
Island & Lynch Lakes: 8-10"
Church Slough: 7-10"
Whitefish Lake: 6-8"
Swan Lake: 4-6"
Bitterroot Lake: 10-12"
Little McGregor: 10"+
East Side: Changes Daily
PLEASE WATCH SHORELINES DURING SUNNY DAYS
When: March 14th (10-5) and 15th (10-3)
Where: Flathead County Fairgrounds
Who: Northwest Montana Rock Club
NEXT FEW WEEKS REALLY WATCH ICE CONDITIONS
Thompson Chain of Lakes:
Lower: Pike and Perch, Few Kokanee
Middle: Perch deep, few Pike, Rainbows
Upper: Perch & Pike
Lake Mary Ronan: Great numbers of eater Perch, night fishing for Kokanee has been good.
Bitterroot Lake: Is hot for Kokanee, both shallow 60'-80' & Deep 200+'. Rainbows few and far between.
Ashley Lake: Kokanee bite is on- WATCH ICE!
Whitefish Lake: Lake Trout are being caught. Few Whitefish.
Smith Lake: Should be turning back on for both Perch & Pike.
Rogers Lake: Grayling still biting, few cuts as well.
Duck Lake (Blackfoot Res.): Fishing great for Rainbows. Lots of lakes over east are loosing ice. BE CAREFUL.
Flathead Lake: Open water Lake Trout both trolling and jigging anywhere from 20'-150'.
2 Man Team Bass Tournament
When: Saturday April 25th, 2015
Where: Echo Lake
Cost: $75 per team
More information will be coming
Sign up at Snappy's. Limited to 25 teams. Sign up early!
2015 Spring Mack Days
Sponsored by the Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes and sanctioned by Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks.
Where: Flathead Lake
When: March 20 - May 17 2015
REGISTER ONLINE at www.mackdays.com or by Telephone 406-883-2888 ext 7294
Applications can be picked up at
2015 - 15th Annual Snappy's Lake Mary Ronan Perch/Salmon Derby
January 31, 2015