Fishing

AB Guided Fly Fishing

AB Guided Fly Fishing

Located in the beautiful Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina, we have some of the most picturesque trout waters east of the Mississippi River. With a large concentration of rainbow, brown and brook trout, the opportunity exists daily to achieve the fly-fishing grand slam – catching all three species in the same day. Guide services accommodate the serious angler, as well as the beginner. So whether you’ve fished for years or never had a fly rod in your hand, get in touch and plan a trip.

www.abfish.org

Hookers Fly Shop

Hookers Fly Shop

The Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail is a local project that is attracting national attention! The Trail, situated in Jackson County, features some of the best trout waters in the Great Smoky Mountains. The Jackson County Tourism Authority developed the trail in 2009, which takes anglers to 15 prime spots across this beautiful county in the Great Smoky Mountains. Click on the link for a detailed map of trails.

hookersflyshop.com

Jackson County Fly Fishing Trail

Jackson County Fly Fishing Trail

Click here for a map of the fishing trail.

Lakeshore is the only boat rental company located directly on Lake Glenville. Lake Glenville is a mountain lake located just 5 miles from Cashiers, North Carolina. Lake Glenville has a 26 mile shoreline and has the highest elevation of any lake east of the Mississippi. Lakeshore Pontoon Rentals is the place to start that relaxing day.

Visit the North Carolina Wildlife Commission to get more information about local fishing regulations. Fishing licenses can be purchased at the Wal-Mart in Sylva as well as many convenience stations and outfitter shops across Western North Carolina. Any persons over the age of 16 are required to have a fishing license. www.ncwildlife.org