FLY FISHING

ADVENTURES FOR NOVICE TO EXPERT ANGLERS

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Sage Lodge offers guests a multitude of Montana fly fishing experiences, including guided excursions to the best fly fishing locations in Paradise Valley, as well as instruction to hone your skills on the water. Guides are limited, so advance reservations are strongly recommended.


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SAGE LODGE WALK & WADE ON PRIVATE SPRING CREEKS

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Walk & Wade

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  • Age: 8+
  • Availability: Year-round
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Start Time: Plan on meeting at 8:00am in the lobby to depart for the day of fishing.
  • Price: $475 per person

*Additional location fees may apply.

To book, please contact the Activities Team at adventure@sagelodge.com.

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SAGE LODGE HALF DAY GUIDED FLY FISHING ON 5-ACRE POND

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Learn the basics of fly casting, angling techniques, and fly selection on-site at Sage Lodge’s casting pond with a guide.

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  • Age: 8+
  • Availability: Year-round, Advance Reservations Required
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Start Time: Plan on meeting at 8:00am in the lobby to depart for the day of fishing.  
  • Price : starting at $300 per lesson (up to two people) | $50 for third person
  • Includes: Flies, terminal tackle, rods/reels, non-alcoholic beverages and a meal of your choice off our Backcountry Menu
  • Excludes: Valid MT fishing license, guide gratuities, and alcoholic beverages (if desired)

To book, please contact the Activities Team at adventure@sagelodge.com.

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SAGE LODGE WALK & WADE ON THE YELLOWSTONE RIVER

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The trip includes transportation to and from the water, rod, reel, and flies, and a backcountry lunch.

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  • Age: 8+
  • Availability: Year-round
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Start Time: Plan on meeting at 8:00am in the lobby to depart for the day of fishing.
  • Price: $400 per person

*Additional location fees may apply.

To book, please contact the Activities Team at adventure@sagelodge.com.

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OPEN CASTING ON THE POND

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Want to learn the basics of how to cast a fly rod and the skills to catch a trout? Grab a line and head out to our opening casting pond. You can also sign-up for a thirty-minute casting lesson with our Activities Team, covering the basics of casting and pond fishing.

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Pond Hours:

  • Sunrise - 10am: Fly fishing only
  • 10am - 4pm: Fly fishing open (stand-up paddleboards and kayaks also allowed)
  • 4pm - Sunset: Fly fishing only

Pond Practices:

  • Fly fishing only
  • Catch and release
  • Single, barbless hooks required

To book your Casting Lesson, please contact the Activities Team at adventure@sagelodge.com.

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FLY TYING LESSON

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This guided one-hour class will teach you how to tie multiple fly patterns - and you keep your flies! After your lesson, test your flies out on the casting pond to see what you can catch.

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  • Age: 8+
  • Availability: Year-round
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Price: $25/person – keep your flies!

To book, please contact the Activities Team at adventure@sagelodge.com.

perfect setups for fly fishing

Sage Perfect Setup Demo Program

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Sage’s Perfect Setup Demo Program offers anglers an unparalleled fishing adventure using exceptional equipment. Try out Sage’s latest and greatest rods and reels, all the while honing your angling skills on some of the American West’s greatest trout waters near Sage Lodge.

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  • Age: All ages
  • Availability: Year-round
  • Duration: All-day demo
  • Start Time: Varies, as needed
  • Price:
    • 1 or 2 day demo: $75/day
    • 3-day demo: $202.50 (10% discount)
    • 4-day demo: $255 (15% discount)
    • 5-day demo: $300 (20% discount)

To book, please email us at adventure@sagelodge.com.

fishing from a boat

SAGE LODGE HALF-DAY FLOAT TRIP

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This half-day float trip accommodates up to two guests, along with an expert guide. The excursion includes transportation to and from the water, rod, reel, and flies. Fly fishing float trips on the Yellowstone River are most dependable July 1 – October 31.

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  • Age: 8+
  • Availability: Spring, Summer, and Fall – Weather Dependent
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Start Time: Plan on meeting at 8:00am in the lobby to depart for the day of fishing.
  • Price: starting at $700 per trip
  • Includes: Flies, terminal tackle, rods/reels, waders and boots (if needed), transportation, and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Excludes: Valid MT fishing license, guide gratuities, and alcoholic beverages (if desired)

*Additional location fees may apply.

To book, please contact the Activities Team at adventure@sagelodge.com.

fishing from a boat

FULL-DAY FLOAT TRIP

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people icon AGE 8+
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This full-day float trip accommodates up to two guests, along with an expert guide. The excursion includes transportation to and from the water, rod, reel, and flies, and a boxed lunch. Fly fishing float trips on the Yellowstone River are most dependable July 1 – October 31.

DETAILS
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  • Age: 8+
  • Availability: Spring, Summer, and Fall – Weather Dependent
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Start Time: Plan on meeting at 8:00am in the lobby to depart for the day of fishing.
  • Price: starting at $800 per trip
  • Includes: Flies, terminal tackle, rods/reels, waders and boots (if needed), transportation, non-alcoholic beverages and a meal of your choice off our Backcountry Menu 
  • Excludes: Valid MT fishing license, guide gratuities, and alcoholic beverages (if desired)

*Additional location fees may apply.

To book, please contact the Activities Team at adventure@sagelodge.com.

Guides are limited so advance reservations are highly recommended. Rate does not include terminal tackle, private water rod fees, or license. Provided by preferred partner, Angler's West, MT Outfitter Matson Rogers Lic# 5137

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