Life on the Missouri River Montana in Craig.

06 Aug 2013
August 6, 2013

RIP Detour

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For those that haven’t heard, CrossCurrents lost a friend this past week in a tragic accident. Our most loyal and trustworthy employee, Detour, passed away while doing his shop dog duties in the front driveway. read more →

Fly fishing isn’t the only thing to be done on the banks of the Missouri River! A few nights ago the boys from CrossCurrents went up to the rock quarry for some good old fashioned trap shooting. Not a bad way to spend the afternoon when the fishing is slow. read more →

  What have the contributors and staff of CC been up to lately? The shenanigans have happened, yes.  The summer isn’t over yet and I’m sure there will be plenty of snakes in coolers, missing fire pits, missing keys, late night fish catching floats, and Joe’s Bar stories to come.  Keep reading…. read more →

If you haven’t been into our shop lately you are missing out. Not only do we carry one of the best fly selections for The Missouri River, but we have some of the finest fly fishing art displayed right behind our counter. read more →

Vintage Strainer at it’s best!! read more →

It can take a significant amount of time and money for an angler to find his way to the saltwater flats when living in the middle of Rocky Mountain trout country. Usually there is never really a craving to seek other waters with world class dry fly fishing literally right in your backyard. However, when.. read more →

Just outside of Arlee this past weekend. Here is an image of current fires.  If you feel like you’re seeing smoke in the sky your probably right. Remember to be Fire safe while enjoying the Missouri River! read more →

We have been telling everyone on here to get out early so we are finally taking our own advise and opening the shop’s doors at 6 AM now.  Get over to the big Red Barn early for your fishing needs in Craig, MT. read more →

It can be hard for women to find good gear in a sport dominated by the males. We are glad Orvis developed a good quality product to keep women comfortable out on the river. Check out this video from The Orvis Company. If you like what you see, stop by. We have them in stock. read more →

Most of the people that have wet a line on The MO this year are pretty impressed with the average fish size and population numbers the river has to offer. One of the most common questions that we get here in the shop, “Does this river even have any small fish in it? I haven’t.. read more →