FORT SMITH, MT, Jan. 25, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — JET Hospitality, a pioneer in alternative housing whose mission is to connect guests with nature, is pleased to announce that their Cottonwood Camp is located in Fort Smith , Montana. On March 1, 2023, the official spring fly fishing season will begin.
The 18-acre Camp Cottonwood, located on the banks of the Bighorn River at a 3-mile landing, is the ultimate fly fishing spot in Montana. Recognized as one of the best rivers for sport, the Bighorn River is a backwater-fed river with beautiful blue waters flowing north. In addition, trout stock has recently recovered in the river, leading to its transformation into a world-class blue trout fishery.
Peak season runs from April to October; however, the river never freezes, allowing for year-round fishing. Current forecasts for the 2023 season in the Bighorn River indicate approximately 1,000–2,000 fish per mile. This includes 10-12″ fish as well as an additional class of 8″ fish as the river returns to glory!
At Cottonwood Camp, all levels are welcome to experience fly fishing! The hotel has its own fly shop, 3-Mile Fly & Tackle, where guests can book professional angler tours, drift boat rentals, shuttle services and more, including buffalo steak food kits and handmade cigars. Cottonwood also offers all-inclusive packages for guests looking to relax, unwind and go fishing.
Accommodation includes 14 individual cabins with fully equipped kitchens, full RV hookups and newly added glamping tents. Cottonwood Camp embodies a unique character and charm that dates back to the construction of the Yellowtail Dam and has been open to the public since 1981. The site covers up to 300 acres of BLM land, making it ideal for mountain bird hunting and combinations. from Cast & Blast! Additional recreational options include boating on the vast Bighorn Canyon Lake and the National Recreation Area.
“The mighty Bighorn River is considered ‘the world’s largest spring stream’ and boasts a consistent catch and high yield of fish,” said Jesse Baker, CEO of JET Hospitality. “At Cottonwood Camp, we offer guests an unrivaled experience, combining the beauty and adventure of the environment and surroundings with our cozy accommodations. This is a special place that will create unforgettable memories during the 2023 fly fishing season and beyond.”
“With an abundance of brown and rainbow trout, the Bighorn River is one of the best trout fishing tributaries in the world,” added JET Hospitality COO Aaron Mumford. “We are thrilled to offer exceptional fly fishing as well as additional outdoor activities here at Camp Cottonwood and at our other resorts in the Pacific Northwest and Western Rockies regions.”
The starting prices for accommodation at Cottonwood Camp in 2023 per night are as follows:
- Private Cabins: $195 to $325, depending on the number of guests.
- Glamping: Spring rates $145, Summer rates $245, up to four people.
- Motorhome: Spring rates $55, Summer rates $75.
For more information and to book accommodation at Cottonwood Camp, please visit https://cottonwoodcampbighorn.com/.
About JET Hospitality
JET Hospitality is a pioneer and leader in the emerging alternative housing segment. Founded in 2017, the company has risen to prominence by dominating the vacation rental market and offering a unique communication platform from its base in Seattle, Washington. Offering a variety of accommodation options including bungalows, tiny homes, glamping sites, RV campsites, and motorhomes, combined with the company’s “do it” idea and 360-degree implementation model, JET Hospitality has expanded into three states, leaving a huge footprint in the Pacific. Northwestern and western regions of the Rocky Mountains.
JET Hospitality’s ability to turn defunct motels and RV parks into boutique alternative resort destinations has made the company an industry disruptor and post-pandemic success story. An in-house construction team, a vertical supply chain and an impressive private equity investment approach streamline all phases of a company’s real estate investment, resulting in maximum efficiency and value creation. JET Hospitality fulfills its mission of merging “Great Outdoor Energy + Hospitality with Heart” with a strong focus on giving back to the community. Current locations include Pacific Dunes Resort in Copalis Beach, Washington; Columbia Point Resort in Kettle Falls, Washington; the Teton Peaks Resort in Tetonia, Idaho; Sacajawea Inn in Salmon, Idaho and Camp Cottonwood in Fort Smith, Montana. For more information visit Facebook, Instagram or jethospitality.com.
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