Guided Trips

FISHING REPORT AND SYNOPSIS: 01/17/2019

Colder weather lately has slowed things down a touch in the Smokies. Thankfully, however, the streams haven't really dropped below 40 degrees so there are always some fish to be found. With a big rain event forecast for this weekend followed by sharply colder temperatures, get out and fish sooner rather than later. Nymphs or streamers are the name of the game this time of year.

On the tailwaters, we are dealing with massive amounts of water That said, while lots of rain this weekend may set us further back, there is a glimmer of hope on the horizon. The overall trend over the next 1-3 months is for drier conditions which should allow flows to stabilize and at least allow us to get some float trips in.

Musky fishing has been decent as of late. Flows are generally just about perfect on our favorite musky rivers. With cold weather ahead, this is something we'll probably be doing more of...

Photo of the Month: Cold Weather Jaws

Photo of the Month: Cold Weather Jaws

Monday, September 02, 2013

Fish Tails (and Tales) Coming Soon!


4 comments:

  1. Beautiful images thanks for sharing

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  2. There are a few reasons rainbow trout are the best freshwater fish.
    1. One of the easiest to catch, given the right conditions.
    2. Trusted sources confirm as one of the best tasting trout.
    3. They look incredibly beautiful.
    4. In an arbitrarily selected group of individuals, 7/10 answered rainbow trout when asked what fish comes to mind first.

    Side point: I am interested to read your fishing stories, I expect them to be quite entertaining and informative.
    -James

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    1. James, I trust that you have read enough to discover several reasons why rainbow trout are NOT the best freshwater fish. Let me know when you figure out which one is...

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