Yellowstone River Fly Fishing- National Park

Yellowstone River

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The Yellowstone River is very long with some of the most beautiful scenery in the West along every stretch! Native trout awaits in every part of it, from Yellowstone Lake in WY to Billings in MT.

Rainbow, Brown and Cutthroat trout are the main native trophies here for the fly fisherman.

No floating devices are allowed in the river in the park here.

Read Yellowstone Regs here.

Fishing in the Park starts one mile below the Lake outlet. No fishing at Fishing Bridge! See discussion here for more information.

All Native Fish are Catch and Release only.

Use barbless hooks ONLY and no natural or organic bait are allowed!


Bootjack Pass road is actually Red Rock Road.