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Swan River Fishing Access Site


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Swan River Fishing Access is a day use only site; hand launch only; access for trailers (maximum trailer length 25 feet). Fish include brook trout, mountain whitefish, northern pike, rainbow trout and westslope cutthroat.

The Swan River is 93 miles long, including 15 miles of lakes and reservoirs, from its headwaters above Lindbergh Lake to Flathead Lake. The Swan River flows through pine forests and cottonwood bottoms, and provides occasional views of mountain ranges.
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Mailing Address
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
490 North Meridian Road
Kalispell, MT 59901
5/1 - 12/1
Special direction map

Special Directions

Swan River Fishing Access is located 3 miles east of Bigfork on Highway 209, then 1.5 mile southeast on County Road at Ferndale.