Little Pigeon River - Middle and West Prongs, Tennessee Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Little Pigeon River - Middle and West Prongs, Tennessee Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Little Pigeon River is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 200cfs

Visibility: 40 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 65 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Mid Day to afternoon

Best stretch: West Prong of the Little Pigeon above sugarlands

Best access point: New Found Gap Road

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Yellow Sallys Sulphur Ant's Beetle's

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Year Round (Prime: May 1 - October 1)

Nearest airport: Knoxville (Tyson-McGee Airport)

Little Pigeon River Description

The Middle and West Prongs of the Little Pigeon River each begin in the higher elevations and lush rhododendron thickets of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Near the headwaters, small plunge pools in these freestone streams hold lively populations of native brook trout that eagerly take well-presented flies. The Middle Prong begins near Ramsey Cascades and gains significant flowage with the introduction ...

Techniques & Tips

Dry fly fishing with Ants!

7-Day Forecast

Today Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Tuesday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Wednesday Night A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Thursday Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Thursday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Friday Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Friday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Saturday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Saturday Night A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Sunday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.


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