Small Streams in Blue Ridge Mountains, North Carolina Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Fly Fishing Map of Small Streams in Blue Ridge Mountains, NC
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Small Streams in Blue Ridge Mountains, North Carolina Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
The water is cold and clear which requires more accurate casts and lighter tippet. BWOs, midges, and small black stone flies are all great choices.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Small Streams in Blue Ridge Mountains is currently Good

Water flow:

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 60 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: All Day!

Best stretch: Harper's Creek up from Mortimer

Best access point: Explore any of the areas right off the main road through the both the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Smoky as well as the side trails. The Wilson Creek area can get confusing so be sure to come by the shop and grab directions.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

BWO Midges

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Winter

Nearest airport: Charlotte, NC , Johnson City, TN

Techniques & Tips

Euro nymphing and Dry-dropper rigs now that the water is slower and clearer. Fluorocarbon tippet will strictly catch more fish in clear water.

7-Day Forecast

More cold weather ahead. Dress in layers.


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