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Canyon Ferry Lake In Montana

Canyon Ferry Lake, Montana

Boating, camping and fishing.

Come enjoy the boating experience at Canyon Ferry Lake a favorite get-away in west-central Montana. This 33,500-acre lake has marinas, stores and other amenities offering virtually everything necessary for enjoying a day, or an extended vacation at Canyon Ferry Reservoir. There are five boat launch ramps for all size boats from canoes and kayaks to fishing, pleasure and pontoon boats. Boat rentals, camping and lodging are all available at the lake. The lake has populations of trout, bass, sunfish, perch and pike which are all popular with fishing enthusiasts. 76 miles of shoreline wrap this reservoir, which is a 27-mile long reservoir on the Missouri River. Numerous locations around the lake provide access for fishing from the bank near picnic areas, hiking trails and campgrounds. In winter, once the ice is safe, there is excellent ice fishing for trout and perch.

Area Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES


Court Sheriff Campground - 406 475-3921

Riverside Campground - 406 475-3921

Hellgate Campground - 406 475-3921

Coulter Campground - 406 449-5201

Silos Campground - 406 266-3100

Townsend Campground - 406 266-3100

Roadrunner RV Park - 406 266-4991

Canyon Ferry Lake Map


Fish species found in Canyon Ferry Reservoir include largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, cutthroat trout, brook trout, brown trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, yellow perch and northern pike.

Largemouth bass Smallmouth bass Rainbow trout Cutthroat trout Brook trout Brown trout Bluegill Pumpkinseed Sunfish Yellow Perch Northern pike

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Local Contact Information

Kim's Marina & Resort
8015 Canyon Ferry Rd
Helena, MT 59602
406 475-3723

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