Fly Fishing the Smokies Rates, Guided Fly Fishing Great Smoky Mountains, Gatlinburg Pigeon Fly Fishing Guides,

Fly Fishing the Smokies Rates:


Wade Trip Rates

  • Fly Fishing Fun Trip! (2hrs)                 $120.00 for one, $75.00 each for two or more people
  • Half Day Walk and Wade Trip (4hrs)           $200 for one person, $250 two people, $320 three people
  • Full Day Walk and Wade Trip (8hrs)           $300.00 for one person, $350 two people, $425 three people
  • Spring Break Special (5hrs)      $225 for one person, $275 two people, $340.00 three people

Float Trip Rates

  • Float Trip Special                  $275 per boat    (1 or 2 anglers) 
  • Half Day Float Trip                $250 per boat   (1 or 2 anglers)
  • Full Day Float                         $400 per boat    (1 or 2 anglers)

Hazel Creek Day Trip

  • One person        $350
  • Two People        $425
  • Three people     $500

   Trip includes boat shuttle across Fontana Lake, a professional guide, all gear, flies, and lunch!

Fontana Lake Rates

Fontana Lake trips are guided fishing with light tackle, or fly fishing from a fully tournament rigged Bass Boat. We regularly catch Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Walleye and Muskie. We also guide for Carp on the fly when in season. Limit two anglers per boat.

  • 1/2 Day Fontana Lake                   $275.00  (1 or 2 anglers). 

Hazel Creek Back Country Camping Trip Rates

Back-country Camping Trips are offered year round to select places in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park including Hazel Creek, Deep Creek, Noland Creek, Forney Creek, and Eagle Creek. If you’re looking for the ultimate experience in Flyfishing the Smoky Mountains look no further. We do it right! Great fishing, amazing southern food, plenty of stories and memories. Don’t miss out on this opportunity as many outfitters in the area do not offer this option.

  • Guided                         $850.00 per person 
  •  Unguided                  $500.00 per person

 What’s Included?

We provide all fly fishing gear, rods, reels, waders, wading boots, flies, leaders, and tippets at no additional charge to our clients. Of course you’ll also get a friendly, professional guide to teach you the ropes!

All 3/4 and Full Day Guided Trips that include a stream side lunch and drinks!


We require a 50% deposit to secure your trip, final balance is due 7 days prior to your trip. We encourage folks to use our FlyBook reservation system to book their trip online. It’s fast, easy and most importantly, secure! Just click the Book Online! button to the right side of the page.

What do I need to bring?

Fishing license. Depending on where you will be fly fishing determines what license you will need, Just let us know and we’ll be happy to help you get the correct license for the area.

Rain jacket, no matter what the forecast says, after all you’re in the Smoky Mountains and as we say, if you don’t like the weather just wait thirty minutes!

Sunscreen, bug juice, hat and polarized sunglasses.


Tipping your guide is customary, and greatly appreciated. 20-25% of trip price is a standard gratuity


Trips cancelled less than 30 days prior to scheduled date, will NOT be eligible for a refund or reschedule. If trips are cancelled more than 30 days prior to scheduled date a 20% cancellation fee will be applied. Reschedules can be made up to 30 days prior to originally scheduled dates.

No refunds will be issued on Gift Certificates, Gift Certificate sales are final. Gift Certificates are good for one year from date of purchase

The weather in The Great Smoky Mountains is unpredictable. Inclement weather does not automatically result in the cancellation of your trip. We fish in all weather conditions, rain or shine. WEATHER CANCELLATIONS WILL BE AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF FLY FISHING THE SMOKIES. We will be glad to reschedule your trip if there is lightning or the river or lake conditions are deemed unsafe by the guides. The weather in the Great Smoky Mountains is unpredictable and local forecasts are highly unreliable. Guests are required to meet their guide at the scheduled location ready to fish.

If you are Late!

We understand that you are on vacation and may run late from time to time. Our guides will wait for you for 30 minutes from your scheduled start time. If you fail to show of your trip there will be NO refund or reschedule. If we have not heard from you after 30 minutes past your scheduled start time we will have no choice but to leave. Our guides are on schedules where they have multiple trips in a day and have to stay on their schedules. Thank you for your consideration.

Broken or Damaged Gear

You are more than welcome to use our gear. We provide great service and put high quality gear in your hands, and we don’t mind your borrowing our equipment for the enjoyment of your trip! Please take care of our equipment, it is our livelihoods. In the event you break one of our rods, reels, or tear up our waders, you will be charged for the broken item.

Please give us a call at (828)-488-7665 or send us an email to guides@flyfishingthesmokies.net and we’ll be happy to help custom tailor a fly fishing trip that is right for you. Let us help make your trip to the Smokies a memorable one!

Fly Fishing the Smokies is fully insured, licensed, and operates under a special Commercial Use Authorization from the National Park Service.