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Address: Helena, MT
15:00 - 00:00
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Catch large salmon while ice fishing on this lake.

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Part of the Missouri River

Everything the Missouri River is about, just and extension of the series of lakes along the Mighty MO.

Reviewed 7 October 2016
Jan S
Sun City, Arizona
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Sun City, Arizona
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Everything the Missouri River is about, just and extension of the series of lakes along the Mighty MO.

Thank Jan S
Billings, Montana, United States
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

It was a beautiful day when we arrived. Boats were on the lake. We were at BlackSandy campground. We got our site right on the lakes edge. It was perfect

Thank Charlotte P
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104 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Hauser Lake is not far from Helena, MT and provides beautiful scenery, RV campground (dry camping), swimming area, and walking trails. Devil's Elbow provides the biggest spots, the facilities are clean. The fishing isn't spectacular, but may be better at other times of year. First come, first serve, so get there early for a lakeview spot.

Thank Liz S
Houston, Texas
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132 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We visited on July 2 and July 4th. Fishing access and place(s) for your dog to swim. A State Park and a BLM Park are available for picnic or travelers with campers.

1 Thank Chuck B
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56 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We take innertubes or jetskis or just lawn chairs to the lake for a relaxing and cool time in the summer. We aren't much into ice fishing but lots of people do that here too. We love Hauser because it is so close and well kept.

Thank stevea7777
Greensboro, North Carolina
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2016

I've never seen a lake frozen. Got some beautiful pictures of the sun reflecting off of the ice. Could even hear the ice cracking

Thank Show2win
New London, Iowa
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2016

The first time in my life, I was able to watch people do some ice fishing! We stayed next to aha user Lake and really enjoyed watching the people who came daily to fish, pulling their sleds, setting up their shelters. Interesting! Was frozen when we arrived, had begun to thaw ( a lot) before we left! Spring is coming... More 

Helena, Montana
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52 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

Riverside campground is a BLM site at the base of Canyon Ferry Dam and is the first feature on Lake Hauser. You get there by going over the Canyon Ferry Dam and turning left at the small Canyon ferry Village. It has a great ADA compliant dock area and both reservable and walk-up only sites. We went in the middle... More 

Thank ScottLockwood
Great Falls, Montana
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29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2015

Stayed at Devil's Elbow campground March 2015 and enjoyed the serenity of the campground and the Missouri River. Campground does not officially open until May, but was available for campers at no expense (until May 1). The campsites are nicely spaced from each other and great access to the Missouri River. Great paved trail for walks and easy access to... More 

Thank Michael Y
Helena, Montana
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26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Hauser is my favorite lake. There's a bar/restaurant that has good food. the view toward the lake is great. Great place to boat and enjoy the water.

Thank bobgilly

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