James Gillespie with a great fall Rainbow he caught while Spey fishing the Missouri River.
Friday Fishing Report Montana's Missouri River 7.1.22

Friday Fishing Report Montana’s Missouri River 7.1.22

Friday Fishing Report Montana’s Missouri River 7.1.22 Great fishing this past month. Good nymphing, good dry fly fishing. Flows flat at 4010cfs. Water Temps 59F. PMD’s daily. Spinners show in the morning if no thunderstorms, or heavy wind events. Of…
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Headhunters Fly Shop Reach Cast Video

Headhunters Fly Shop Reach Cast Video

Headhunters Fly Shop Reach Cast Video Watch this if you want to catch more fish on the Mo. Great PMD fishing the past 2 plus weeks. The caddis are coming in strong. Skittering around en masse yesterday, even on the…
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Just Add Vise Corn-Fed Caddis

Just Add Vise Corn-Fed Caddis

Just Add Vise Corn-Fed Caddis Today we show you one of the new Just Add Vise Corn-Fed Caddis Kits from House of Headhunters in downtown Craig. The Corn-Fed Caddis is appropriate for this time of year. It will be one…
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Monday Morning Missouri River Fishing Report 6.27.22

Monday Morning Missouri River Fishing Report 6.27.22 The fishing is good. Lots of anglers here. Flows 4K. Temps 58F. PMD’s daily. Still river wide. Waning in some areas. The remainder will continue for another 4 weeks? Or a bit shorter,…
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Vacation: Dirty Heads Video

Vacation: Dirty Heads Video

Vacation: Dirty Heads Video You don’t like what you are doing…change it. You can control your life. You can choose the outcome. You can. You are in control. You don’t like what you are doing? Change it. For all the…
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5 Tips for Late June fishing Montana's Missouri River

5 Tips for Late June Fishing Montana’s Missouri River

5 Tips for Late June Fishing Montana’s Missouri River June is a favorite month of dry fly anglers and nymphers alike. Great PMD hatches with daily opportunities for casting dries at feeding trout and bobbering a few up with Frenchie’s…
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ON-LINE FISHING LICENSE

Please purchase your Montana Fishing License On-line. This saves you time in the morning, helps prevent overcrowding in our store, and avoids license machine downtime, which has been common this year. Montana Fishing Licenses are available in store.

MISSOURI RIVER FLY SHOP & GUIDE SERVICE

Headhunters Fly Shop is located in the not-so-sleepy fishing village of Craig, Montana, on the banks of the world famous Missouri River. At the headwaters of America’s longest river, you’ll find one of the most prolific fisheries in the west, with incredible hatches, big trout, an extended season, user-friendly access, along with an enthusiastic and friendly fly fishing community. There’s a reason that the Missouri River is on everyone’s fly-fishing “to do” list, and many return year after year. In our fly shop, you’ll find an incredible selection of flies specific to the Missouri River, tackle to suit all budgets, the river’s best guide staff and the best customer service in Big Sky Country.

SUMMER HOURS

  • Open from 730am-6-ishpm, seven days a week.
  • TakeAway Window open daily
  • Shuttle Service daily.
  • Lodging Available 
  • Guide Trips Daily
  • DRY FLY HQ

EVENTS

  • Book your Fall 2022 SWING TROUT SPEY GUIDE TRIPS and Lodging Today!
  • Caddis | May-October
  • PMD | June-July
  • Trico | July-August
  • Terristrials |June-September

DINING OPTIONS

  • Izaaks | Craig | OPEN | Wednesday thru Sunday 4-9pm | facebook | 406-235-3456
  • Shotgun Annie’s | Wolf Creek | OPEN | Open Spring 2022 | 406-235-4063
  • Missouri River Inn | Prewitt Creek | OPEN | Open Tuesday thru Sunday 12-8 
  • Mo’ River Eats | OPEN | website | 406-217-2321
  • The Driftwood Bar and the Angus Bar | OPEN | Cascade MT, 20 miles north of Craig | Dine before 9pm
  • Montana Reds Food Truck | OPEN everyday but Wednesday til 7ish | In Craig MT
  • On the Fly Coffee Truck | Wolf Creek | OPEN DAILY | Coffee, Espresso, Breakfast Burritos

ACCOMODATIONS

Call our booking team of Julie and Sara at 406-235-3447 to book guides, lodging or rental boats. We represent more lodging options than anyone on the river.

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    “GREAT GUIDES, LOCAL KNOWLEDGE, CUSTOMER SERVICE. HEADHUNTERS WAS FOUNDED ON THOSE PRINCIPLES. WE UNDERSTAND THAT INFORMATION IS THE PRIMARY REASON YOU ENTER A FLY SHOP. WE ARE COMMITTED TO HELPING YOU PLAN A SUCCESSFUL TRIP, MAKE THE RIGHT EQUIPMENT DECISIONS, IMPROVE YOUR SKILLS AND CATCH MORE FISH.”
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