Tag Archives: Wilson Creek

The Catawba Tailrace is Kicking Ass!

Folks, I have fished the Catawba River long before the new flows and powerhouse. While there is still a long way to go, the fishing this spring has been nothing short of spectacular. The browns are fat and willing to … Continue reading

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Caddis on the Catawba River Tailrace

The Caddis hatch on the the Catawba is in full swing! The browns are gorging themselves on these tasty insects. Low water floats have been the key to success for the dry fly bite! If you have ever wanted to … Continue reading

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Catawba River Tailrace Fishing Report September 2012

Its been a little less than a year since the Duke Energy cranked up the new power station and established the new minimum flow on the Catawba River Tailrace below lake James. In that time I have witnessed the growth … Continue reading

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Catawba River Tailwater Report

It has been a long time coming, but the powerhouse construction below lake James on the Catawba River is complete! I have been monitoring the river over the past couple of months, and today I was finally able to get … Continue reading

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Wilson Creek Fly Fishing Guide Report

Folks, its that time of year again. Delayed Harvest season is upon us. Since I have been so busy guiding on the Watauga River in East Tennessee, I haven’t had a chance to check in on my home water. So … Continue reading

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WNC Smallmouth and North GA Trout Report

I spent the past several days fishing for smallmouth in WNC. Aside from the storms, the bite is picking up. Most fish are being caught on streamers using various techniques, however the topwater bite is picking up. Its just a … Continue reading

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Wilson Creek Trip Report

On April 18th I guided a group from Elon, NC on Wilson Creek ┬ájust two days after the creek was at flood stage. The water was still high, but it was clear, and the fish were on the feed. There … Continue reading

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