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 Frye Street to display and demonstrate all types of fly fishing equipment.
Apparel and accessories
For more information contact the Tuckaseegee Fly Shop at 828-488-3333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
2016 Smoky Mountain Fly Fishing Festival Vendors
Tuckaseegee Fly Shop – Event coordinator/Sponsor and Bryson City’s only full service fly shop
Simms – Fishing apparel and accessories manufacturer
Umpqua Feather Merchants – Fishing packs, flies, stream side accessories, and fly tying materials
Scott Fly Rods – Fly rod manufacture (made in USA)
Sage Fly Rods – Fly rod manufacture (made in USA)
Echo Fly Rods – Fly rod manufacture
Raven’s Fork Rods – Custom fly fishing rods by Jim Mills
James Conner – Local fly tier (ties for Tuckaseegee Fly Shop)
Southern Trout – Online fly fishing magazine
Bryson City Outdoors – Fishing kayaks, paddle boards, outdoor gear
Flood Tide – Apparel company featuring Paul Puckett’s art
Crooked Creek Holler – Apparel company featuring Danny Reed’s art
Endless River Adventures – Guided fly fishing trips, white water rafting and kayaking
Fontana Guides – Guided fishing service
Flymen Fishing – Fly tying products
Wildwater – Rafting company
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
Mystic Fly Rods – Fly rod manufacture
Southern Culture on the Fly – Online southeast fly fishing publication
Appalachian Flies – Local fly tier
Walters Fly Rods – Fly rod manufacture
Tuckaseegee Trout Unlimited Chapter
Brooks Wolfe – Hand built wooden fly boxes