Invasive Species Requirements


All fishing equipment, wading equipment, non-motorized, and motorized boats must be inspected prior to launch and/or use on the Blackfeet Reservation.


Photo Courtesy of Cassie Bear Medicine

Photo Courtesy of Cassie Bear Medicine

Reminder - Be Respectful and mindful of landowners & keep all gates closed.

Attention all Upland/Waterfowl Bird Hunters - all Waders, any hunting equipment that will be immersed in the water NEED TO BE INSPECTED prior to hunting.


All forms of watercraft are ALLOWED on the Blackfeet Reservation waters. All wading equipment & non-motorized & motorized boats shall be inspected and will be good for 3 days. Fishermen that travel off the reservation within the 3 days; must get waders, fishing equipment, & non-motorized & motorized boats re-inspected.

All wading equipment, non-motorized, motorized boats coming from the Missouri system shall be dried 24 hours prior to use/inspection of the Reservation.

Felt Bottom boots - Illegal and shall not be worn in any lake or stream on the Blackfeet Reservation.


Be a Good Steward. Clean. Drain. Dry.


UPDATE 06/27/22:

1) Highway #2 West - Browning,  Open 406-845-9156


2) Highway #2 East - Seville,  Opening Soon


3) Highway #89 South - Birch Creek, CLOSED


Learn about Montana Aquatic Invasive Mussels here.