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Fly Shop near the Tuckasegee River

Posted by on November 26, 2014

Hookers Fly Shop is located in Historic Downtown Sylva, minutes away from the Tuckasegee River and in the heart of the Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail.  We are the closest outfitter and guide service to the world famous Tuckasegee Delayed Harvest section.


Nantahala Rainbow

We work with TU and other various organizations to bring fly fishing to all that want to learn.  Our shop is conveniently located near WCU, Dillsboro, Cherokee, Whittier, Waynesville, Bryson City, Nantahala and just a short drive from Asheville.  Our guide service covers most of Western North Carolina including Cherokee, The Smokies and the Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail.  We offer both wade and float trips for trout and smallmouth bass.  You can choose from a half day, 3/4 day or full day or if you are the more adventurous type we also offer overnight backcountry fly fishing trips to remote areas of the Smokies and Nantahala National Forest.

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Smoky Mountain Brown Trout

We carry great brands to fit every budget.  TFO, Redington, Fishpond and Lilypond, Ross Reels, Lamson Waterworks, Bauer Reels, Echo Fly Rods and Reels, William Joseph, Rio,  Rising, Columbia, Sage, Hatch and many more.  We also carry an extensive fly tying selection with products from Montana Fly, Wapsi, Hareline, Griffin and Umpqua.


Raven Fork Rainbow

If you are interested in any of our fine fly fishing products we will be happy to ship to you.  Free Shipping available on most orders within the US.  International Shipping also available upon request.  Call or email to place an order.  Look for our online store coming soon.    828-587-HOOK

Hours of operation: Winter Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs. 9:30am-5:30pm
  • Fri. 9:30 am-5:30pm
  • Sat. 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Sun. 10:00am-2:30pm