South Holston River, Tennessee Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Fly Fishing Map of South Holston River, TN
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South Holston River, Tennessee Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Look for BWO's on the overcast days!, water levels are up for float trips and dropper rigs are working well. If you have any questions, buzz me at the shop or shoot me an email. 276-466-8988, patrick@mountainsportsltd.com
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing South Holston River is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Patrick Fulkrod
Foscoe Fishing Company

Water flow: Generation for most of day

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 54 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: 1p-5p

Best stretch: Big Springs Road section

Best access point: Emmet Bridge, TVA Riverbend access, Big Springs Road, Rock Hold, . As of November 1, two sections of the river will be closed for spawning. From the lower property of the TVA Riverben access, Hickory Tree Bridge, Weaver Pike Bridge Check with me at the shop anytime on specifics of locations. 276.466.8988

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Sulphurs, BWO's, Black Flies

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: year round

Nearest airport: Tri Cities Regional

The All New Silver Sonic Waders

South Holston River Description

The River
The South Holston River begins as a tailwater emanating from the South Holston Damn. The cold, deep waters of the South Holston Lake keep water at a constant enough temperature to insure good fishing conditions year round.

The width of the river can range anywhere from sixty yards to one hundred yards, and is easily crossable when the TVA isn't generating. Water depth during non-generating ...

Techniques & Tips

Fishing picks up after lunch time. Small midges with flash and soft hackles swung will produce fish. dropper rigs are working well and the water is good for float trips. Always remember, generation flows change daily. Check the flows before you enter the water: http://www.tva.gov/lakes/shh_r.htm Feel free to buzz me for the most up to date info on the hour at 276.466.8988

7-Day Forecast

Dropper rigs Buzz me at the shop anytime if you want the most update info. 276.466.8988 or email at patrick@mountainsportsltd.com Fish on! -Patrick

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