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Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail

About the Trail

Welcome to the first fly fishing trail in the United States! Jackson County's "Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail" features some of the best trout waters in the Great Smoky Mountains.

The trail takes you to 15 excellent spots for catching brook, brown and rainbow trout.

Whether you seek quantity or size, open waters or small streams, the WNC Fly Fishing Trail has it all. See a detailed map of the trail.

For updates, fly fishing reports, trail news, and more, "like" us on Facebook. 

​Complimentary  fishing maps and lodging details are available by contacting the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce at 828-586-2155 or the Jackson County Tourism Development Authority at (800) 962-1911.

The ultimate fly fishing trail map gets you to the 15 best fishing spots. Download or order your map.

From rustic riverfront cabins to luxury mountain top retreats, find the lodging option that is right for you!

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