Guided Fly Fishing Trips

Half Day Trip Rates:

  • One or Two Anglers – $300
  • Additional Anglers $50/Per Person

Full Day Trip Rates:

  • One or Two Anglers – $400
  • Additional Anglers $50/Per Person 

Your Fly Fishing Trip Includes:

  • All gear and tackle including rods, reels, waders & boots, leaders, tippet, and flies.   This means you don’t get stuck with hidden charges (i.e. wader rental fees, flies purchased separately etc.)  Of course, you are welcome to bring and use any personal gear.
  • Lunch – freshly-made custom sandwiches and snacks (full days)
  • Bottled water, cooler with ice

What to Bring:

  • Rain jacket and any layering pieces to adjust for changing mountain weather. (it can get cold)  Synthetics or wool are best underneath your waders and on your feet.  Drab or earth toned clothing preferred.
  • Polarized sunglasses (brown or amber lenses are preferable)
  • Brimmed hat to help with vision
  • Sunscreen (higher altitudes have more intense UV rays)
  • Any medications you require, or allergy EpiPen®
  • Any other drinks you desire, not mentioned above
  • Camera!  Because trips are “catch and release”, your photos are your trophies.

North Carolina/ Cherokee Tribal Fishing Licenses:

  • A North Carolina or Tribal fishing licenses is required for all anglers. These are not included in any trip costs, and must be purchased ahead of time. A phone call before your trip will confirm which license you will need to purchase. 
  • Purchase online at the NC Wildlife website or Tribal Fishing Permit website


      • A 50% deposit of the guide fee is charged to hold your reservation
      • Payments can be made by Visa®, Mastercard®, American Express®, Discover®, PayPal®, or cash.
      • Balance of trip is charged upon completion
      • Click on the Pay Now button to pay 50% deposit
      • It is customary in the fly fishing industry to tip your guide on the day of the trip

Reservation & Cancellation Policy:

  • Trips cancelled outside of 30 days or due to adverse conditions will receive full refund of the deposit.
  • Trips cancelled inside of 30 days but outside of 7 days will forfeit the deposit, but the deposit can be applied towards another trip within one calendar year of the original date(s).
  • Any trip cancellation or date change within 7 days will forfeit the original deposit
  • No-shows will charged the full trip price.
  • At the discretion of the guide, the trip may be cancelled due to adverse conditions with a full refund given.

Waiver and Disclaimer:

  • Trips are conducted in all weather types, including rain, snow, wind, and cold.
  • Guided fly fishing carries inherent risks
  • A signed waiver must be completed by each angler in the group.  Waivers for minors must be signed by a parent or legal guardian only.