fort smith, mt
MONTANA IS CALLING
EXPERIENCE FLY FISHING & HUNTING AT ITS BEST
Experience the best blue ribbon trout river in the West! The first thirteen miles–from Afterbay Access to Bighorn Access–have more trout per mile and a bigger average trout size than any other river in Montana.
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SALMON RIVER + MIDDLE FORK
Cottonwood Camp’s storied history dates back to when the Bighorn River ran wild. Since Yellowtail Dam’s construction we’ve welcomed anglers seeking Montana’s Big Sky bliss from across the globe. Our 18 acres, surrounded by 300 acres of Bighorn Nat'l Rec Land, offer an unmatched experience in the Bighorn Valley. Put simply, "we are for the people!" Cottonwood provides the accommodations, services and resources for outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy their tailor made Montana adventure.
We offer freedom and flexibility for a tailor-made experience! Whether you want an action-packed day on the Bighorn, a relaxing day on the Lake, or just need an escape from your day-to-day. The Bighorn River has it all. We know you’ll love the unique experience that only Cottonwood Camp can deliver.