Blackfoot River

Montana River Recreation Summer Survey
Recreational use of the rivers here in western Montana is growing. People float, fish, and swim in them. Wildlife enthusiasts trek along the banks and wetlands looking for the birds and animals that live there. Outdoor recreationists camp in some spots...
Road Closed for A Couple of Days
If you’ve never been to River Junction Fishing Access on the Blackfoot River you’re missing a real gem. It’s up near Ovando where two forks of the Blackfoot come together. The water is clear and cold and there’s always a cool breeze blowing up the river...
New Section of Clark Fork Opens
A whole new section of the Clark Fork River is now open water recreation. Fish, Wildlife and Parks says the float from the Turah Fishing Access to the confluence of the Clark Fork and Blackfoot is now open.  It’s been over a century since the section of the river has been open...
Century-Old Logs Put To Use
I drive out to Bonner several times a day and always wonder when the logs in the Blackfoot River will be pulled out. Since the dam was removed and the water level is now drastically lower, hundreds of old mill logs line the banks and bottom of the Blackfoot River. It's nice to see someone takin…