Glacier Anglers Fly Shop -- Your Glacier Fly Fishing Launch Point
Gear up for fishing at Glacier Anglers Fly Shop, a completely stocked fly fishing equipment and gear store located within Glacier Outdoor Center, our full-scale outdoor gear store. Conveniently located just ½ mile from the west entrance to Montana’s Glacier National Park, Glacier Anglers West Glacier Fly Shop is the closest fly shop to the incredible Westslope Cutthroat trout fisheries in the Wild and Scenic corridors of the North and Middle Forks of the Flathead River system as well as the beautiful lakes and streams of Glacier National Park and the Great Bear Wilderness. Our savvy staff will get you lined up for a great fishing experience and point you in the right direction to find it. We’ll set you up with the right equipment and flies for your next fishing expedition. You’ll find quality products from Winston, Sage, Redington, Ross, Simms, a large well-stocked selection of flies and accessories from Montana Fly Company, Idylwilde, Umpqua , and even fishing boats from Aire and Outcast. We have the equipment for everyone whether you’re a beginner or expert! Stop in and pick up your Montana fishing license or, if you’re planning to fish the lakes of the Blackfeet Nation, we have the tribal permits here!
Fly Fishing Instruction, Guides, Rentals & More
Novice fishermen and family groups will be amazed with the fishing instruction available at the four stocked ponds located behind Glacier Outdoor Center. Instructors will educate you on the history of fly fishing, types of equipment, knots, casting techniques, fly patterns, presentation, hatches, reading water and fish identification. No Montana fishing license is required for private pond fishing.
Experienced and novice fishermen alike will enjoy a day of guided fishing on the rivers surrounding Glacier National Park with one of the professional and knowledgeable guides at Glacier Anglers who will take you right to the fish, outfit you with all the necessary fishing equipment, help you pick out the hot flies, and even prepare a delicious riverside lunch.
Fishermen wanting to fish on their own will find a full array of rental fly fishing gear available. Fly rods, spinning rods, waders and wading boots together with pontoon boats, fins and self-bailing rafts set up with frames will give you the flexibility to fish wherever you want to cast your line!
Guests staying in the Glacier Outdoor Center cabin rentals are welcome to practice casting in our ponds. In addition, free casting clinics are offered weekly throughout the summer months.
Catering to and providing guided fishing trips for the visitors of beautiful Glacier Country as well as locals from Whitefish, Kalispell, Columbia Falls and the Flathead Valley, Glacier Anglers Fly Shop is truly your “one stop fly shop”! There are prime fishing waters (and countless fish) waiting for you in Glacier Country. Cast away!