About Trout Stalkers

  • Ennis Montana fly shop
  • Madison River Fly Shop
  • Madison River Fly shop - Ennis, Montana
  • Shop for Simms, Patagonia, Scott fly rods, Hatch reels and more
  • Montana Trout Stalkers baseball hats
  • Simms waders, Patagonia waders, Buff, Fishpond
  • Simms and Patagonia fly fishing clothing
  • RIO, Umpqua, Trout Hunter, SA leaders and tippett

Trout Stalkers is a fly fishing outfitter, guide service, booking agent and full service fly shop based in Ennis, Montana. The Madison River is our home and we specialize in guided Madison River fly fishing trips.  We also offer trips on the Big Hole, Beaverhead, Ruby, Jefferson, Yellowstone, Missouri, and many other waters.

We sell fine fly fishing gear, gifts and boats both in our Main St.shop and online. We also rent fly fishing equipment, rafts, SUPs and kayaks.

In addition to running our own first-rate guide crew, we also work as a booking agent for many great outfitters, lodges and guides on other permitted and private Montana waters as well as Alaska, Argentina, the Florida Keys and the Bahamas.


Capt. Joe Dilschneider



Capt. Joe Dilschneider is Owner, Outfitter and Head Guide at Trout Stalkers. Joe began guiding in the central mountains of Colorado after graduating from the University of Colorado at Boulder.  In the winter  of 94/95 Joe moved to Ennis, Montana and started Trout Stalkers. In addition to guiding Trout fisherman in Colorado and Montana, he spent 10 seasons fishing and guiding fly fishermen in the Florida Keys. Today, Joe brings more than 25 years of professional freshwater and saltwater guiding experience to your outfitted expedition. 

Shop 406-682-5150
MT Outfitter Lic. # 6434