Madison River

With Lost Fork Outfitters you will fish exclusively for wild, naturally reproducing trout with West Yellowstone Fishing Guides.

At Lost Fork Outfitters our goal is to provide our clients with the best possible experience on every fishing trip. We offer guided fly fishing trips throughout southwest Montana and Yellowstone National Park, and float trips on the Madison, Yellowstone, and Missouri Rivers.

Our most popular trips are floats on the Madison between West Yellowstone and Ennis. We also offer “gulper fishing” trips on Hebgen Lake and wade trips on the Madison, Gallatin and Yellowstone National Park. If you are interested in learning more about a specific river, creek, or lake, let us know and we’ll do our best to accommodate you.

When you book a trip with Lost Fork Outfitters you will be accompanied by a patient, knowledgeable fly fishing guide who will cater to your specific needs. Whether a novice, expert or somewhere in between, we can provide you with advice and instruction that will make your trip memorable and make you a better angler.

Fishing Seasons

What you’ll catch and when

This area boasts beautiful fishing in spring, summer, and fall. Our guides can lead you to some of the best fishing spots in Yellowstone country, no matter the season.


What you’ll need for your trip

Get all the details on what you’ll need to bring and what we provide for a successful fishing trip. Check out our lunch menu and purchase your Montana fishing license online.


Lost Fork Outfitter guides combine decades of experience to help you have a fun and memorable fly fishing trip.

If you want to improve your skills, learn more about insects, trout, and wildlife, enjoy the beauty of Montana’s scenery, and most importantly, catch fish, then you are in the right place.