Madison River Professional Review and Guide
"Anglers say that the words Madison River are nearly synonymous with trout. The Madison River Valley is likely the most heavily used fishing area in the state. The river has one of the highest densities of trout per square inch of river found anywhere in Montana. There are plenty of fishing shops and outfitters in the Madison River area to help you get started if you are interested in trying out some of the famous Madison River trout fishing.
Check on fishing regulations if you do, as the limits and rules vary greatly from one stretch of this river to another. This eTrail provides detailed information on family-friendly things to do. The destinations include: Madison River Campground to Varney Bridge Float, Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park, Kobayashi Beach on Ennis Lake, Trail Creek Wheelchair Fishing Access on the Madison River, Bear Trap Canyon Trail, Norris Hot Springs, Golden Sunlight Mine Tour, Cliff anf Wade Lakes and Interpretive Trail, Madison Canyon Earthquake Area and Visitor Center, and Cabin Creek Campground and Scapr Day-Use Area."