So You Want to Learn to Fly Fish

Picture a well-placed fly rod cast landing the fly under an overhanging mountain laurel. The fly sits on the surface of the water for just a second, with a small twitch of the fly rod it moves with the appearance of a living thing and then there…

Spring is the Harbinger of great fly fishing in WNC

Our waters feature brown, brook and rainbow trout Once again April is here and with it the most versatile fishing of the year.  There are not enough days in the month to take advantage of all the different fishing opportunities here in…

Best Time for Fly Fishing in WNC: Dont Overlook the Off-Season

Advice From Ken Kastorff and the Fly Line When is the best time to come and fish in western North Carolina?  The short answer is that western NC has outstanding fly fishing year round. Many anglers put their gear up  during the “off season” of…

Delayed Harvest Trout Fishing Season

by Ken Kastorff Fall is right around the corner and so is the delayed harvest trout fishing season. We are fortunate to have a wide variety of delayed harvest streams to choose from here in western North Where to go for the best delayed harvest…