Celebrating The Rich Fly Fishing Heritage of Western North Carolina in downtown Bryson City – just one block from the Delayed Harvest waters on the Tuckasegee River.
Don't miss this annual festival. Vendors will be set up next to the Train Depot on Fry Street to display and demonstrate all types of fly fishing equipment.
• Rod demos
• Fly tying
• Local flies
• Apparel and accessories
• Casting clinic with Fly Fishers International
For more information contact the Tuckaseegee Fly Shop at 828-488-3333 or email email@example.com.
Special thanks to the Swain County Chamber of Commerce, the Swain County Tourism Authority, the Town of Bryson City and the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad.
2017 Smoky Mountain Fly Fishing Festival Vendors
Check back as we get more vendors.
Tuckaseegee Fly Shop – Event coordinator/sponsor and Bryson City’s only full service fly shop
Simms – 2018 product lines for fishing apparel and accessories
Hatch Reels – 2018 product lines
Waterworks Lamson Reels – 2018 product lines
Umpqua Feather Merchants – 2018 product lines for fishing packs, flies, stream side accessories, and fly tying materials
Scott Fly Rods – 2018 product lines for fly rod manufacturer (made in USA)
Nautilus Fly Reels – 2018 product lines
Sage Fly Rods – 2018 product lines for fly rod manufacturer (made in USA)
Rio Fly Lines – 2018 product lines
FishPond – 2018 product lines
Redington – 2018 product lines
Echo Fly Rods – Fly rod manufacturer
Raven’s Fork Rods – Custom fly fishing rods by Jim Mills
James Conner – Local fly tier (ties for Tuckaseegee Fly Shop)
Southern Trout – Online southern fly fishing magazine
Bryson City Outdoors – Fishing kayaks, paddle boards, outdoor gear
Endless River Adventures – Guided fly fishing trips, white water rafting and kayaking
Fontana Guides – Guided fishing service
Flymen Fishing – Fly tying products
Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians – Fly fishing museum located in Bryson City, NC
WATR – Water Authority of the Tuckasegee River
Blue Chip Fly Fishing – Guided fly fishing trips with Eddie Hudon
Walters Fly Rods – Fly rod manufacturer
Tuckaseegee Trout Unlimited Chapter
Casting Carolinas – Non-profit benefits women with all types of cancer
Appalachian Furled Leader Co. – Furled fishing leader maker (Made in NC)
Phil Watford Art – Fresh and saltwater art of fish and environment