Little River, Tennessee Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Little River, Tennessee Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Look out for those October Caddis coming out with this cooler weather.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Little River is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 150cfs

Visibility: 30 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 54 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: noon to afternoon

Best stretch: Metcalf Bottoms to Elkmont Campground

Best access point: Little River Road

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Caddis BWO's Ants

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Year Round

Nearest airport: Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Person Fishing in a stream

Little River Description

The Little River system is among the largest and most varied watersheds in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Within its bounds one can find everything from roadside fishing for some of the Park’s largest brown trout, to tiny backcountry streams choked with rhododendrons and native brookies. Wild rainbow trout are also abundant throughout.
The Little River system can be broken down into its component ...

Techniques & Tips

Dry Fly Fishing

7-Day Forecast

Today Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Calm wind. Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Wednesday Night Clear, with a low around 51. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Thursday Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Friday A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Saturday Sunny, with a high near 63. Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Sunday Sunny, with a high near 69. Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.


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