Governor Bullock encouraged Montanan's to get out and enjoy our great outdoors on our state and public federal lands during the "stay at home" order. Just do it responsibly. As in, four trout apart from each other.
Ice fishing season is starting to get rolling in Montana. Unfortunately, there are none anywhere near Billings. You'll have to hit the road if you want in on the action. Here's a link to all of the approved 2020 ice fishing tournaments.
Of course fish feel pain. Animals that don't feel pain tend to vacate the planet pretty quickly. However, to equate the way a fish brain processes pain to the way a human brain processes pain is ridiculous
With more than 2 weeks left to VOTE for the Best Day HUNTING or FISHING contest, there's a tight race for the Top 3 spots. Voting officially ends on December 28th with a new Traeger Tailgater Grill from Fred's Appliance being awarded to the three entries receiving the most votes.