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Getting lost – Montana’s Public Land

  One of the greatest and most valuable treasures we have here in the “Treasure State” are Montana’s public (and state) lands. This is truly the backbone of all true Montanans lifestyles; providing ample land to use, for free, to pursue whatever outdoor passions you may have. These pieces of land include BLM (Bureau of […]

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Exploring Around Home – 6/21

What can I say, business has really started to pick up around here and unfortunately the blog updates had to take a backseat for a few weeks. That being said, I am back!!! Instead of profiling a single location like I usually do I decided to do something a little bit different with this post […]

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Mothers Day Caddis Action and Instagram!

One more quick update for the day. Phasmid Rentals is now LIVE on Instagram! Everybody go give us some likes, follows, and shares @phasmidadventurerentals The fishing has been going off out here in Big Sky country! Check out this video of a Mothers Day Caddis blanket hatch on the Yellowstone River from 5/2 – […]

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Upper and Lower Madison – 4/19-16

Last Tuesday and Wednesday I had some time off to get out of dodge and go get some more fishing in before run-off season is fully upon us. It is a good thing I did as we are currently sitting on the back end of a pretty solid week of sub-par weather conditions. As of […]

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Smoked Trout Tostadas

August 21, 2011 Posted by ADMIN in EXPLORE, LIFESTYLE, MONTANA, OUTDOORS Click to share this Montana cuisine: trout on the grill Recipe and photo by Will Casella Smoked trout, Bing cherry salsa, and kiwi rum chili vinaigrette tostadas HOT SMOKED TROUT • 2 large fillet or 4 smaller fillets • Salt and pepper • Mirin to add color (not required) • Smoking chips […]

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Phasmid in Associated Press Article

Small Montana businesses get some big press Washington D.C. based journalist Desmond Butler recently decided to try his hand writing about his true passions: fly-fishing and Montana. The results are impressive so far. Butler, a foreign affairs journalist for the Associated Press, published an article titled “Swollen rivers, but great fly fishing in Montana,” on […]

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Phasmid Rentals: Huffington Post


For the Huff Post Reader: Swollen rivers, but great fly fishing in Montana           DESMOND BUTLER | August 3, 2011 05:12 PM EST |  Compare other versions » TWIN BRIDGES, Mont. — Ahead of my fishing trip to Montana in early July, my old fly-casting instructor gave me some troubling advice. “Cancel your trip,” said Dusty […]

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Snowy Bridger Mountains

Rachel and I hiked Middle Cottonwood, a trail found in the Bridger Mountains. We hiked for about 4 miles each way but I know this trail leads all the way to Fairy Lake, about a 16 mile hike. This is a perfect trail for a dog as there is a creek most of the way.  […]

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Phasmid Featured by Conserve Montana

Phasmid featured by Conserve Mo

Phasmid was featured in the online efforts of Conserve Montana, a non-profit seeking to ‘Conserve Montana’- in association with the Cinnabar Foundation and Keystone Conservation. The original article can be found here: Conserve Montana Bear Responsible. BEAResponsible: Introducing Rentable Bear Spray Legacies and Projects : New Projects and Visions   Author: Lisa Upson Project Summary […]

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Hunter’s encouraged to carry bear spray in Montana

Phasmid Featured In The Hunting LIfe

Found this recently when noodling around the internet seeing what is new about Phasmid.   This article is posted here: The Hunting Life    Call to Action: Non-Resident Hunters to Carry Bear Spray in Montana Posted by: Kevin Paulson Posted date: May 29, 2013 In: Hunting News | comment : 1 Comment For the past […]

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Phasmid, Keystone Conservation, and UDAP Bear Spray Awareness Seminar

Rental Bear Spray

BOZEMAN BEAR SPRAY AWARENESS SEMINAR Phasmid Rentals, Keystone Conservation, and UDAP are proud to sponsor a Bear Spray Awareness clinic at East Gallatin Recreation Area on June 1, 2013, 10:00AM. The clinic will be open and free of charge to the public. Attendees will be instructed on bear biology and bear safety in the backcountry […]

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Phasmid in local news

Phasmid NBC KVTM Bear Spray Video Clip

KVTM Bozeman Features Phamsid Rentals Rental Bear Spray Program Saturday, May 12. KVTM, our local NBC affiliate did a short piece on Phasmid’s Bear Spray rental program. Check out the link below: Phasmid KVTM Clip

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MT Photo of the Week; French Team

Fly Fishing the Missouri River

As spring seems to creep closer and closer daily, I was drawn by this one from the archives as it looks so summery and beautiful. This photo comes from the ‘French Team’, a group of 4 who have come to fish in Montana for two weeks with Phasmid for the past 3-years. Yesterday they just […]

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