Welcome to Frontier Anglers

Sitka Sale!!! All Sitka Gear 20% off! Jan 15-March 1st



Call, stop in, or checkout our website to get all Sitka for 20% off MSRP 



Abel Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary Super Series


If you love the Grateful Dead, grab one of these special edition Abel Super Series reels before they're gone! With a limited run of only 500 reels, this reel is as collectible as it is functional. These reels are built to Abel's exacting standards, and the artwork is done completely by hand utilizing a proprietary epoxy-resin that is guaranteed to hold up to hard use in both salt and freshwater. We've got two of these beautiful reels in the shop at the moment: the 5N and 7/8N. These special edition reels are each available for $995. Check out our website, give us a call, or stop by the shop to purchase one of these exquisite reels. 


Holiday Deals!!!

Christmas might be over, but we've still got plenty of end of the year deals! Call or stop by the shop to see for yourself!

Sage One, Circa, and ESN 30% off!!! That's $595!! 

We've still got a few Sage One's, Circas, and ESN's left in stock for 30% off. Stop in the store to look at our selection, check out our website, or call us at 1-800-228-5263


All Costa Sunglasses 30% Off

Stop in store for available selection.


For 35 years, Frontier Anglers in Dillon, Montana has been the premier fly shop in Southwest Montana.  We are a full service pro shop and are proud to offer guided fly fishing trips, knowledgeable gear recommendations, helpful fishing tips, and the best customer service available. 

Whether you're spending your day on the Beaverhead, Big Hole, Madison, Jefferson, or Ruby Rivers; or on private waters like Johnson's Pond,  Woodson's ranch, and Wheat's Lake, we have what it takes to turn your trip into an unforgettable experience.

Frontier Anglers is well-known for our large selection of flies that work wonders on our local waters, many of which were developed by Tim Tollett himself.  In addition to our outfitting services, we also offer a comprehensive selection of gear from some of fly fishing's most progressive and respected manufacturers including R.L. Winston, Sweetgrass Bamboo, Sage, Orvis, St. Croix, Bauer, Ross, Abel, Hardy, Hatch, Simms, Outcast, Columbia, Teva, and many more!

We offer private lodging, all-inclusive fishing packages, and custom built fishing vacations so you can plan a trip that works with your busy schedule.  Frontier Anglers has also been hosting fly fishing trips around the globe for over 20 years.  Please check out our travel section to learn a more about some of the distant waters that we have become familiar with.

If you've ever thought about fishing some of the fabled waters of Southwest Montana, please don't hesitate to give us a ring at the shop at 1-800-228-5263 or send an email to frontieranglers@gmail.com.  We're here to help, and we've got the experience to get you pointed in the right direction. 




Stream Flows
  • Beaverhead River at Barretts MT
  • Flow (cfs): n/a
  • Beaverhead River at Dillon MT
  • Flow (cfs): 189
  • Big Hole River at Maiden Rock nr Divide MT
  • Flow (cfs): Ssn
    Temperature (°F): 32
  • Big Hole River near Melrose MT
  • Flow (cfs): Ice
    Temperature (°F): 32
  • Ruby River above reservoir near Alder, MT
  • Flow (cfs): 98
  • Ruby River below reservoir near Alder, MT
  • Flow (cfs): 52
  • Jefferson River near Twin Bridges MT
  • Flow (cfs): 1090
    Temperature (°F): 33.62
  • Madison River at Kirby Ranch nr Cameron MT
  • Flow (cfs): 860
    Temperature (°F): 39.74