Pricing & Availability

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Species

Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout

Techniques

Fly Fishing, Drift Fishing

About Your Guide

Doug McElvy and the team at Mountain Fly Anglers of Leicester, NC offer unparalleled guided Asheville fly fishing trips across the many fertile waters in Western North Carolina.

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Reviews

Jessie L.
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June 14, 2020


Had an awesome time on the water with Doug. The float trip for small mouth bass was full of beautiful scenery and loads of nice fish. Very talented angler who is willing to share his knowledge to help put you on the fish of a lifetime!

Dylan M.
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January 3, 2020


I went fishing with Doug for the first time ever fly fishing this week I had a great time caught several trout and learned a lot about fly fishing I would recommend Doug for both experienced or not so experienced fly fishermen he is very knowledgeable and very patient if ...Read More

Williamsam H.
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July 27, 2019


We had the absolute best time exploring fly fishing for the first time with our son. Doug put us on about every different type of species in the creek. Very accommodating, prepared with all the right gear and great company to talk with on the trip. We hope to come ...Read More

Amenities and Information

Water Type

River

Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Beer

Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Weather

You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Fish Cleaning

No cleaning service provided.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.

Lunch

No meal provided.

Gear & Packing

Provided

Rods, reels, flies, tippet

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Hat, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, foods, and drinks

Required Items

North Carolina fishing license

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping

After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Yes, cancel for free up to 14 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

126 Peaceful Valley Drive, Leicester, NC 28748, USA