The Lodge is idyllically located 45 minutes from Bozeman, giving you convenient access to fish the legendary Montana trout streams. The Lodge is set on 283 acres of pristine southwestern Montana land and offers dramatic views of the Absaroka, Bridger, and Crazy Mountains. All of this is complemented with spacious accommodations, gourmet meals, and an accomplished guide team who know these home waters well.
Located in Southwestern Montana, you will have access to the Yellowstone, Madison, the Gallatin, as well as many others, including their private access to the Shields River. The guide team is exceptional.
The Lodge has eight rooms with your choice of Luxury, Premium, or Traditional rooms. All guest rooms are tastefully decorated, each with one king-size bed and en suite bathroom. The culinary staff continues to source the finest ingredients and prepares them with subtle nuance and expert technique.
Frontiers will provide a list of what to pack. We recommend 4 - 6 wt. rods (depending on the streams and rivers you are fishing) with floating lines. Be sure to bring quality raingear, polarized sunglasses, waders, and a hat for protection. You can borrow gear from the outfitter.
Shields River Lodge is less than a one hour drive from Bozeman, which is accessed by several major airlines. The fishing program runs from April through October. Fly fishing packages range from three to seven nights. Professional Yoga and massage are available onsite, as well as well-equipped gym. Many non-fishing activities are available ala cart. There is also a winter program with skiing and other pursuits.
Rates vary based on room category and include all meals and beverages. Fishing packages also include professionally guided float fishing or wading, gear (rod, reels, waders, and boots), flies, and tackle. A 6-night/5-day fishing program starts at $4,925 shared room/guide.
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