About Us

  • Craig Fly Shop and Lodging
  • Downtown Helena Shop

Your Helena Area and Missouri River Fly Shops

CrossCurrents Fly Shop is the premier Fly Shop on the Missouri River and in Helena, Montana.  Out Staff is dedicated to serving our Customers and Clients by providing the best possible knowledge, equipment and opportunities using our collective experience and passion for the outdoors, to help make your fly fishing adventures memorable and to further fly fishing to future generations and hopefully, inspiring others to do the same.  We value our service of others and in doing so, strive to always exude a friendly enthusiasm, maintaining high integrity with good communications and attention to the details.

We offer the full lineup of Orvis fly rods, reels, lines. waders, packs, and much more. We also carry products from other industry leaders like RIO, Scientific Anglers, Fishpond, Korkers, Redington, EchoMontana Fly Company, UmpquaBuff, ExOfficio, Free Fly Apparel, Flyvines, Dr. Slick, Rising, Whiting Farms, Hareline Dubbin, Wapsi Fly, Solitude Fly and so many more. We work hard to ensure you have the best possible experience fishing in Montana. We fish every day and can point you in the right direction. Stop in and see why folks call CrossCurrents the “Friendly Fly Fishing Experts.”  CrossCurrents Fly Shop has been owned and operated by Outfitter, Chris Strainer, since 1997.


The Craig Shop


The Helena Shop