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Guided Fly Fishing in North Carolina at its finest!  Hookers Fly Shop and Guide Service located in Sylva, North Carolina offers first rate guided fly fishing trips on the Tuckasegee River including the Tuckasegee Delayed Harvest Section.  We also offer guided fly fishing trips on the Oconaluftee River and the Raven Fork Trophy Water as well as the upper and lower sections of the Nantahala River.  Fly Fishing guides for Great Smoky Mountains National Park streams including overnight camping/fly fishing.   We specialize in guided wade or float trips on the Tuckasegee and the Little Tennessee for trout and smallmouth bass as well as guided wade trips in Cherokee, Waynesville, Nantahala, The Great Smoky Mountains National Parkand many more.  We are conveniently located close to Harrahs Cherokee Casino, the Biltmore House in Asheville, NC and The Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Beautiful Great Smoky Mountain Brown Trout. Summer 2014

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Book a stay at our Two Brook Lodge and a guided fly fishing trip and we will give you 10% off the stay and the trip.  When booking the cabin you must mention that you are taking a guided trip with Hookers Fly Shop and Guide Service to get the discount.  Click the link below to check out the cabin, which is located on the beautiful Tuckasegee River.   Two Brook Lodge

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Hookers Fly Shop and Guide Service does it all.  We offer guided fly fishing in or near Sylva, Cullowhee, Waynesville, Franklin, Cherokee, Whittier, Bryson City, Nantahala, Cashiers, Highlands, Maggie Valley, we are the premier guide service in Western North Carolina.  We also offer guided fly fishing trips on the Tennessee side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.  So if you are staying in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge, TN or another destination close by we will be glad to meet you and guide you to some of the most beautiful streams in the Southeast.

Large Small Stream Brown on the Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail. June 2014

Our guide services cover the following areas:

Jadon Cole Fly Fishing on the Tuckasegee Delayed Harvest

  • Fly fishing guides in Western North Carolina
  • Fly fishing the Little Tennessee River for Smallmouth Bass
  • Fly fishing the Tuckasegee River for Smallmouth Bass
  • Fly fishing the Nantahala River including the Delayed Harvest
  • Fly fishing guided trip on the WNC Fly Fishing Trail.
  • Fly fishing guides for Cherokee, NC including Raven Fork, Soco Creek and the Oconaluftee.
  • Fly fishing the East, West and Middle Prong of the Pigeon River including the Delayed Harvest Section.
  • Fly fishing guides for the Cherokee Trophy Waters on Raven Fork
  • Fly fishing guides in Highlands, NC
  • Fly fishing guides in Cashiers, NC 
  • Fly fishing guides in Gatlinburg, TN
  • Fly fishing guides in Pigeon Forge, TN
  • Fly fishing guides in Sevierville, TN 
  • Fly fishing guides in Townsend, TN
  • Fly fishing guides in Franklin, NC
  • We love what we do and it shows! With over 300 trips a year, no other outfitter in the area offers more types of trips . We even work with big groups and families. Hookers Fly Shop’s guided trips truly are the ultimate experience in fishing the Smokies! We encourage you to browse our site and see what Hookers Fly Shop and Guide Service has to offer and find out why they call us “The Best Little Fly Shop in the Smokies”.

We are permitted, licensed and insured to operate in the Nantahala National Forest and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Monster Tuckasegee Rainbow

You can read a great article featuring the Tuckasegee River (and of course us) in American Angler Magazine by clicking HERE!

Stay informed on the latest hatches, stream and fishing reports by following our Fish Talk Blog.

Want to book with us?  Want to know what’s working?  Call us anytime at 828-587-HOOK or email at  Please leave a good contact number as emails will occasionally get lost in spam filters.  Hookers Fly Shop and Guide Service does not share your contact info with any third parties.

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Hours of operation: Winter Hours            

Large Rainbow on a Tuckasegee Guided Fly Fishing Trip

  • Mon.-Thurs. 9:30 am-5:30 pm
  • Fri. 9:30 am-5:30 pm
  • Sat. 9:00 am-6:30 pm
  • Sun. 10:00 am-2:30 pm
Hours are subject to change.  Call anytime to inquire about a trip or to book a trip.  828-587-4665







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