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Brownes Bridge

Brownes Bridge

null on the Big Hole River

Site Facts

  • Open:Jan 1 - Dec 31
  • Size: 10 acres
  • Elevation: 5063 ft

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Historic interpretation of bridge on-site.

Brownes Bridge is located on the Big Hole River 32 miles from the mouth on the left hand side as you face downstream.  Salmon Fly is the next access site upstream from Brownes Bridge.  Kalsta Bridge is the next site downstream from Brownes Bridge.  Brownes Bridge is one of 12 FWP managed sites on the Big Hole River. 



6 miles south of Melrose on the Frontage Road at Brownes Bridge.
(Lat 45.54671 , Lng -112.6923 )

Restrictions & Closures

Restrictions & Closures

Stay Limit

Maximum stay of 7 days allowed.

Vehicle Length

Trailer Length is 20 ft.