high water

Bitterroot Streams are Rolling High and Fast – Keep Off!
Each year, officials warn recreationists to stay off the Bitterroot River.
It's high water time in the Rockies and that means all rivers and streams are running near the top of their banks, and occasionally cresting over the edge. Whether flooding occurs or not, this is not the time to take a le…
Water, Water Everywhere…
The high water in the Bitterroot Valley has caused some closures of Fishing Access Sites and Forest Service campgrounds for the Memorial Day Weekend. And in other places, too much snow is the problem. Welcome to Montana!
Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks closed many Fishing Access Sites (FAS) in th…
Ready for High Water?
Everybody's talking about it. High water. The experts are cautioning that the valley's streams and creeks and the Bitterroot River will be running up toward record highs this year.
The photo here is from a few years ago, when the river was almost bankful in Hamilton...