Paddlefish season on Yellowstone, Lower Missouri starts May 15
May 13, 2022
The 2022 paddlefishing season on the Yellowstone and Lower Missouri rivers will start on Sunday, May 15.
Anglers should be aware that the first two days of this season, Sunday and Monday, are not harvest days. Harvest days are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays on the Yellowstone and Lower Missouri. On Sundays, Mondays and Thursdays, anglers are limited to catch and release of paddlefish, and only at Intake Diversion Dam Fishing Access Site. No catch and release is allowed upstream or downstream from Intake.
So the first harvest day, open in all the yellow tag fishing area, is Tues...