Shop Staff

Chris Strainer – Owner
Chris Strainer – Owner

Owner/Manager/Guide/Instructor, Chris has been fishing and hunting since he was big enough to handle a rod and gun. Chris started fly fishing in 1982 read more →

Ben Cooley – Craig Shop
Ben Cooley – Craig Shop

Capt. Ben is the manager of the Craig shop and brings multiple types of experience to the shop. read more →

Jim Stein – Helena Shop
Jim Stein – Helena Shop

Instructor of our Fly-Fishing Schools & Fly Tying Classes read more →

Larry Urban – Helena Shop
Larry Urban – Helena Shop

Larry the Urban Legend: Larry grew up in New Jersey fishing both in freshwater for trout and on the Jersey shore for big, saltwater species like “stripas.” read more →