June 13, 2018 - Small Streams in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Trout Fly Fishing Report

Joined: December 4th, 2017, 1:52 pm

June 14th, 2018, 12:10 pm #1

Reported by Orvis

Water flow: 90cfs

Visibility: 40 inches

Water temperature at mid-day:
58 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Morning

Best stretch: On the upper stretches the summer growth can be cumbersome, prepare to do some trail blazing. All of the small streams are fishing well despite the warmer weather.

Best access point: Explore any of the areas right off the main road through the both the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Smoky as well as the side trails. The Wilson Creek area can get confusing so be sure to come by the shop and grab directions.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance: Blue Winged Olive Midges

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Spring

Nearest airport: Charlotte, NC , Johnson City, TN

Recommended fly fishing leader: 9 Foot Leader

Recommended fly fishing tippet: 6X Tippet

Best fly fishing rod: 9' 4 Weight Fly Rod

Best floating fly line: WF Trout Fly Line




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