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Bass Creek

Fishing Access Site on the Bitterroot River

Site Facts

  • Open:Jan 1 - Dec 31
  • Size: 23 acres
  • Elevation: 3317 ft

Walk-in access only.

Bass Creek Fishing Access Site is located on the Bitterroot River 30 miles from the mouth on the left hand side as you face downstream.  Bell Crossing is the next access site upstream from Bass Creek. 



4.5 miles north of Stevensville on Hwy 93.
(Lat 46.567 , Lng -114.101 )

Restrictions & Closures

Restrictions & Closures

Weapons Restriction

Open during established seasons to archery only

Stage II Fire Restriction

Stage II Fire Restrictions

Vehicle Length

Data not available.

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

These locations represent physical occurrences (visually confirmed) within the boundaries of the site. Many more species may be present in the area which are not listed because we do not have a visually confirmed record. If you would like to report a species sighting, a form is available .

Abundance Code Definitions

  • Common Common Abundance
  • UncommonUncommon Abundance
  • RareRare Abundance
  • IncidentalIncidental Occurrence
  • Historic OccurrenceHistoric Occurrence
  • Unknown AbundanceAbundance Unknown