Welcome to the 8th Annual Cast One for Hope! The Bitterroot Valley in Western Montana is set to provide you with the ultimate fishing experience with elite professional guides and fun events, plus the opportunity to support Casting for Recovery. We look forward to having you with us!
Join us as an Angler in the Cast One, the Friday Kick Off Party and/or the Saturday night Celebration Dinner. The Angler position includes both Friday and Saturday night events. You can support CfR further by purchasing tickets for a fishing trip too!
Fishy Footage from COFH 2019 – Video by Jessica Haydahl Richardson
Kick-Off Party: 6 – 9pm, Friday, September 25, 2020
Help us kick-off an amazing weekend at Flying Horse MT in Corvallis, MT. This casual reception is open to anglers, guests, and local community members! The evening will include delicious edibles, beer and wine. Kick-Off Party tickets are $40.
Single-Fly Event and Celebration Dinner: Saturday, September 26, 2020
The full-day guided drift begins at 8:30am and includes a catered lunch. This is your opportunity to fish pristine Montana water with elite, professional guides. 2 anglers per boat, limited to 34 anglers. The Celebration Dinner and Auction will begin at 6:30pm with a gourmet dinner and wine pairings at Flying Horse MT. This memorable evening will include live and silent auction, awards presentation and live music. Fly fishing entry is $1,100 per angler and includes both Friday and Saturday evening events. Dinner-only tickets, $100. Local community members and CfR supporters are encouraged to attend.
Fishing Cancellation Policy: A full refund of the Angling Fee will be given for cancellations on or before July 1, 2020. For cancellations between July 1 and September 1, 2020, 50% of the Angling Fee will be refunded. Cancellations after September 1, 2020 are non-refundable. Angling Fee may not be rolled over to future Cast One for Hope events. Please contact Peg Miskin at castone@
castingforrecovery.org immediately regarding any cancellation.
guides & outfitters
These Montana outfitters and guides are providing the day’s drift, the cost of which is included in registration. Gratuity is not included and we encourage providing your hard-working guide with something extra in thanks for a great day on the Bitterroot!
Please Note: Peg Miskin and your guide will be contacting you directly to discuss guide pairing, fishing preferences, and river location options. Feel free to contact Peg with any questions: CastOne@castingforrecovery.org
single-fly event rules
Please note that per Montana regulations, we are unable to award prizes for anything having to do with size, species or number of fish caught. No worries–we’ve come up with many other ways to recognize your fishing skills and the adventures of your fishing day! See awards below. Official rules are located HERE for the Single-Fly event.
- Longest Lasting Fly (only the first fly qualifies)
- Best Fly (taking the fly)
- Most Flies Lost
- Best Line Tangle
- Best Photo of the Day
directions & accommodations
Saturday fishing locations: Peg Miskin and your local fishing guide will communicate directly with you regarding fishing location, meeting place, and put-in.
Accommodations: Please plan ahead and arrange your own accommodations, the cost of which is not included in your registration. Casting for Recovery has reserved a room block at the Bitterroot River Inn at a discounted rate. Please contact Peg Miskin firstname.lastname@example.org if you need to book a room at the Bitterroot Inn. Click HERE for a full list of local accommodations. Mention your attendance to Cast One for Hope for any discounts available. Please feel free to contact us for assistance in arranging accommodations.
We hope our Cast One guests will take advantage of the beauty of the Bitterroot Valley and its charming towns. Click HERE for a list of local area attractions, restaurants and contact information.