Westby lies conveniently located within easy driving distance of some of the West’s greatest fishing. In 1 hour you can be fishing North Dakota’s Lake Sakakawea, in 2 hours Fort Peck Lake in Montana, or 3 hours to Nelson Reservoir in Montana. Many other bodies of water, ranging from the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers to many smaller rivers, creeks and ponds are available to the avid fisherman as well. There are also several great fishing lakes just across the international border in Saskatchewas, Canada. If fishing is your hobby, get your fishing poles ready and get out there.