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Watauga River Tailwater March-April 2012

Dave and I  have been spending a lot of time on the water this Spring. One of our favorite places to guide is the Watauga River Tailwater in east Tennessee. The bugs are here and the fish have their feed … Continue reading

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Watauga River Fishing Report 3-12-12

Hello all, I am the other partner in Appalachian Fly Guides, David Grossman. You might know me from such educational films as, How to Bail A Boat With Nothing More Than A Water Bottle, and How to Untangle A Knot While Looking Good Doing … Continue reading

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The Watauga Strikes Again

My good friend Chris and I spent the day on the upper Watauga (High Water Float)prospecting for up coming guide trips. Today was a great streamer day, overcast skies, cool weather, and no crowds.  We started the day off with … Continue reading

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Upper Watauga River Report

After spending two days on the South Holston near Bristol, TN, a few of us decided to float the upper Watauga River near Elizabethton, TN. When you hear mention of the Watauga River, many think of the Quality Trout Zone … Continue reading

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South Holston River Report “High Water”

I spent Friday and Saturday fishing high water on the South Holston. The recent rains had the TVA running water around the clock, and the feeder creeks were adding color to the river. We fished streamers and nymphs both days, … Continue reading

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Wilson Creek Fishing Report

It’s March and you know what that means! Our DH streams get a fresh run of fish for spring. Since the East Tenn. tail-waters are recovering from all the rain we received earlier this week, Chris Mench from Ft. Mill … Continue reading

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Stocking the Boxes

My fly selection was decimated after 100 or so days of fishing this past year, and I have been kinda of slack in the tying department. Well not completely, as I usually manage a few essential flies before each trip. … Continue reading

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