Fly Fishing in Waynesville NC
Fly Fishing in Waynesville, NC includes several streams inside and outside of the town. You can choose several types of trout waters including: wild trout waters, hatchery supported waters, a delayed harvest section and Mountain Heritage Waters. One of the best sections of water to fish is the West Fork Pigeon River that starts just off the Blue Ridge Parkway in Haywood County. This river system offers wild Brookies in the higher elevations and wild browns further down stream. The river also has approximately five miles of hatchery supported water ard two miles of Delayed Harvest waters. The Delayed Harvest section is stocked with 10,590 trout between Oct and May. That is over 5000 fish per mile! This section slows during the summer months but the Upper West Fork and the Middle Prong have plenty of hatchery and plenty of wild fish as well. Let Hookers Fly Shop and Guide Service show you what fly fishing in Waynesville, NC is all about.
Other streams to explore include:
East Fork Pigeon
Cold Springs Creek
If you would like to book a guided trip on the West Fork Pigeon River please call 828-587-4665 or book online through our online store.