State of Montana Website Montana State Parks Website
  Home » Fishing » Visit a Fishing Access Site
FAS Site Detail

Fishing Access Site Logo Powerhouse

Fishing Access Site on the Big Hole River

Most Difficult AccessibilityMost Difficult Accessibility

 
 

Image not available

 
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 has temporarily closed the Big Hole River from 7am 9/5/14 to mid-night 9/10/14. During this time period, the river will be closed to launching and floating downstream of Greenwood Bottoms FAS to 1,000 feet below Silver Bridge. Powerhouse Fishing Access Site will also be closed to launching during this period. Wade fishing from 1000 feet above to 1000 feet below Powerhouse FAS is prohibited.
*****************************************************

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 has temporarily closed the Big Hole River from 7am 9/5/14 to mid-night 9/10/14. During this time period, the river will be closed to launching and floating downstream of Greenwood Bottoms FAS to 1,000 feet below Silver Bridge. Powerhouse Fishing Access Site will also be closed to launching during this period. Wade fishing from 1000 feet above to 1000 feet below Powerhouse FAS is prohibited.
Vehicle Length
Trailer/RV not recommended.
Activities
Activities
  • Boating
  • Fishing
Boat Services
Boat Services
  • Ramp (Concrete)
Sanitation/Water
Sanitation/Water
  • Difficult Accessibility
    Toilet (Vault)