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Make Memories on the Madison River

The Madison River originates in Yellowstone National Park at the junction of the Firehole and Gibbon rivers.

The Madison flows in a northerly direction for 140 miles to Three Forks, Montana, where it joins the Jefferson and Gallatin rivers to form the Missouri River. From its source in the park, the Madison flows across a high conifer-forested plateau. Its journey is interrupted by two man-made impoundments: Hebgen Reservoir, located one and one-half miles below the park boundary, and Ennis Reservoir, 58 miles downstream from Hebgen.Continue