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Fishing Access Site on the Big Hole River

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Open: Jan 1 - Dec 31
Size: 35 acres
Elevation: 5456 ft
Nearest Town: Butte

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
Posted

Hunting and/or discharge of weapon prohibited.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
Posted Jun 15, 2014

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks may temporarily close Powerhouse FAS for 48-hour periods related to the Silver Bridge/Powerhouse construction project on the Big Hole River. During those time periods, the river will be closed to floating downstream of George Grant FAS to 1,000 feet downstream of Silver Bridge/Powerhouse, also Powerhouse FAS may be closed completely not allowing any public access. Signs will be posted the prior day and this website will be kept up to date.
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Powerhouse Fishing Access Site is located on the Big Hole River 54 miles from the mouth on the left hand side as you face downstream.  Greenwood Bottoms is the next access site upstream from Powerhouse. 

Directions
Directions

2.5 miles west of Divide on Hwy 43 to river bridge. Site lies on northeast corner.
(Lat 45.76, Lng -112.799)

Restrictions & Closures
Restrictions & Closures
Weapons Restriction
Hunting and/or discharge of weapon prohibited.
Advisory
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks may temporarily close Powerhouse FAS for 48-hour periods related to the Silver Bridge/Powerhouse construction project on the Big Hole River. During those time periods, the river will be closed to floating downstream of George Grant FAS to 1,000 feet downstream of Silver Bridge/Powerhouse, also Powerhouse FAS may be closed completely not allowing any public access. Signs will be posted the prior day and this website will be kept up to date.
Vehicle Length
Trailer/RV not recommended.
Activities
Activities
  • Boating
  • Fishing
Boat Services
Boat Services
  • Ramp (Concrete)
Sanitation/Water
Sanitation/Water
  • Difficult Accessibility
    Toilet (Vault)