Firearms - Since 1970

We have tailored our selection of quality new firearms, used firearms, hunting and shooting accessories to the Montana hunter, plinker and target shooter.

Firearms Helena Montana


We Buy, Sell, Trade and consign used firearms.

We give you the highest value on modern, antique or historic firearms and collections. Our gun traders are the most knowledgeable and experienced in the region. We can provide evaluations on estates and are available to come to your location as necessary.


Dave Tobel-Owner and Firearms Manager. 2-w860

Expertise - Dave Tobel

Our gun counter is lead by the expertise of David Tobel. Dave is a native of eastern Montana (Jordan). He began shopping at Capital as a kid and is now in his 30th year at Capital Sports. He is arguably the most knowledgeable firearms guy in this business in the state. He is joined by a dedicated, knowledgable crew that also love to shoot and hunt. We promise that you will enjoy our gun counter! We appraise and buy gun collections and will help you receive the most value for your collection. We buy, sell, trade and consign new and used firearms of all types.

Expertise - Chris Bone

Chris Bone has been with us for 14 years. A Helena native, Chris is an avid fisherman and accomplished hunter. He is very knowledgeable in all aspects of hunting, shooting, reloading, firearms and optics. Chris has earned a solid following of customers who rely on his expertise and recommendations.

Expertise - Kale Schmidt

Kale Schmidt joined us at the gun counter in 2017 and had previously worked in sales and repair in our bike and ski shop. Kale currently serves in the Montana Army National Guard with an engineer battalion. He served one tour of duty in Afghanistan in 2016 and upon return joined Capital Sports. Kale is familiar with all of our firearms brands, hunting accessories and optics. He handles suppressor sales process and paperwork requirements, firearm trades and used firearm purchases. You can count on Kale to give you good information and assist you with any purchase or service. Kale helps us with local fundraisers such as Ducks Unlimited and RMEF and shoots on the Capital Sports team at the Helena Trap Club. He is also a member of the Helena VFW.


Brands we are proud to carry


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