This river is one of the most accessible, user-friendly trout streams in the country. The average width of the Crowsnest is less than 50 feet, making it ideally suited to wade fishing. Rainbow trout are the predominant species and are present throughout the entire river system, along with an occasional cutthroat.
SPECIES OF FISH
The Crowsnest River is a true walk & wade stream, with primarily rainbows in the 14 to 18 inch class with larger trout also being taken regularly. There are also browns, cutthroats and some bull trout as well as rocky mountain whitefish.