World Class
Fly Fishing
on the YELLOWSTONE River, Paradise Valley, Montana

Dubbed as the "Perfect Trout Stream", the charismatic Yellowstone River offers endless miles of incredible Montana Fly Fishing opportunities for everyone. Paradise Valley, Montana is known as one of the "Top 10" most beautiful destinations. Dome Mountain Ranch rests in the very heart of this awe-inspiring valley and offers customized Montana fly fishing vacations. As our guest, you too can enjoy what's in our backyard with nearly 5 miles of private river access along one of the Yellowstone's most productive and scenic stretches. We offer luxury lodging at economical rates combined with experienced staff that will make every effort to make sure that your Montana Fly Fishing vacation is one to remember. The Yellowstone River offers abundant numbers of Rainbow, Brown, and the coveted Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout. Although the Yellowstone is one of the world's premier trout streams nearly all who visit are delighted to feel that they often have this river all to themselves. We're extremely fortunate at Dome Mountain Ranch to offer one of the last remaining undeveloped stretches of this river. You won't be disappointed in the fly fishing, wildlife and scenery. We'd like to invite you to enjoy a little "Montana Time"!

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stay riverside on world
class blue ribbon trout water

On Our Ranch
  • incredible walk OR wade world class fly fishing
  • professional hard working Montana fly fishing guides
  • luxury rental vacation homes available if desired
  • five miles of private river access
  • full service Montana fly fishing and guide service
  • Montana style fly shop - if we don't have it, you probably don't NEED it anyways
  • gear and rod rentals
  • private trophy trout lake fly fishing is available
  • world famous spring creeks
  • hidden mountain freestone streams
  • Paradise Valley's most historic riverside fly fishing lodge
Tight Lines & Smiles
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All-Inclusive Fly Fishing Vacations - The Yellowstone River

All-Inclusive 5 day/6 night Montana Fly Fishing package with riverside lodging, meals, professional guides and gear.  5 miles of exclusive access on the Yellowstone River.  BOOK NOW 800-313-4868


The Perfect Montana Fly Fishing Vacation
riverside on the World Famous Yellowstone River


Located directly on the Yellowstone River

Our all-inclusive fly fishing vacations include expert guide services, cozy riverside cabins, our historic lodge and Montana-style meals in the "Big Hatch Cafe".  We offer true "Montana Time", we'll help you unwind by making it easy for you to have some fun.  Beginner or expert, we welcome all!  Let us know you what "Tight Line & Smiles" is all about-800-313-4868Our ranch offers private walking access to the Yellowstone river, our own private trophy lake, world famous spring creeks and 2,600 miles of trout water in nearby Yellowstone National Park. The variety of unique characteristics of this incredible Blue Ribbon water will entice all to experience it's rewards. For even the beginner fly fisher this Montana river provides a welcome invitation due to it's ease of access and wade fishing along with abundant insect hatches and low fishing pressure.

Dome Mountain Ranch also offers fully professionally guided floats on the upper stretches of the Yellowstone river with special permits for use on the Gallatin National Forest. Also available are walk and wade guided trips right in Yellowstone National Park. All guided trips are performed by experienced outfitters and local guides who know the river extremely well and will provide you and your family and friends with a different & exclusive, personalized escape. And a helluva of a lot of fun! This is real Montana fly fishing at it's best. World class browns, rainbows and cuttthroat trout are a stones throw from here.

We'll be more than happy to help you plan the perfect Montana fly fishing vacation. From trail rides, hiking, whitewater rafting, and proximity to Yellowstone Park, You'll find we meet all the needs of the perfect Montana vacation whether you're looking for a quiet, private retreat or a few days of solitude and quality time with family and friends. Do it in Big Sky Country!

You're invited to call us with your questions toll free at 800-313-4868.

Need Further Convincing? Call Us

Give us a call here at the ranch most anytime, and we'll take $100 dollars off your Dome Mountain Ranch vacation package if you book next years stay with us before March 1st 2011. Our phone number is toll free (800) 313-4868. Thanks!

"Thanks to you and Len, I had a great day on the river and Debbie is most appreciative that you returned a relaxed husband to her." --Chuck

"I've fished different stretches of the Yellowstone over the years, but this particular stretch holds some nice big browns. The fishing at your ranch made me feel like I was the only one on the river...a great fly fishing experience." --Matt R,

"We've been coming for years, and each year the fishing is exceptional. I've caught the biggest trout in my life right there behind the ranch. Thanks for teaching me all I know about fly fishing buddy!" --Daryl M.

"Thanks for a great and WONDERFUL experience. My husband now wants to move to Montana!" --Diane C.

"Three words - We loved it!" --Ernest and Marianne F.

"...seriously, it was the best fishing I have ever experienced in 25 years! Put us down for next year - we're in!" --Tim, Ally and Katrina A.

"We had such a good time, we didn't want to leave Dome Mountain Ranch. Thanks for making everything great during our stay." --Don and Marybeth L.

Montana Ranch Vacation Ideas
Yellowstone, summer rentals, whitewater, horseback

Tell us about your Trip Idea here
(we'll call you with the details & send you the fine print)

As far as we know, Dome Mountain Ranch is the only private five mile stretch on the Yellowstone River. Customize your Montana Fly Fishing Vacation - fly fishing in the Yellowstone, take in a visit to Yellowstone National Park, do some horseback trail riding, or try some white water rafting. You can also upgrade to our complete vacation rental package and bring lots of friends, and stay as long as you want. Great for large groups and get togethers.

Montana Outfitters and Guides Association have created "Big Hearts Under the Big Sky", a charitible program for children with life-threatening illnesses, breast cancer survivors and Veterans who've offered extraordinary service to our country. "Catch A Dream" is one of four charities MOGA works with. Tamara Johnson was diagnosed with Leukemia at the age of 8. Her dream was to "go fly fishing out west with my family". Tamara, Mom and Dad and her three sisters along with some other pals got together recently with us on the Yellowstone River. Read about Tamara and her trip right here.