Inside the Village of Blowing Rock


Journey into the heart of the river on your own guided private boat trip or spend the day casting in crystalline waters at 4,000 feet elevation. With our professional attitude, knowledge, and experience, combined with our pristine private waters and access to over 3,000 miles of public waters, we are one of the top fishing destinations on the East Coast. Our specialty lies in Rainbow, Brown, Brook, and Trophy Trout, Small Mouth Bass and Carp. Our Orvis Guides personalize each trip based on guests’ experience, expectations, water conditions and season to ensure not only the perfect fishing experience but to create memories that will last a lifetime. With our amazing natural resources including NC Forest Permits for Pisgah and Moses Cone National Parks, our year-round adventures are ideal for families, groups, and teambuilding events! Check out our reviews on
185 Chetola Lake Dr.
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Telephone: 1-800-CHETOLA


Offering an abundance of Southeast waters, streams, public & private trophy trout waters for year-round fly-fishing enthusiasts. Your guide, Carl Freeman, is considered one of the top fly fishing anglers & guides in all of the Appalachian Mountains.
168 Mountain View Dr
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Telephone: 828-335-3474
In the Area


Premier flyfishing guide service specializing in "Montana style" guided float trips for trout & smallmouth bass on 7 local rivers. Also available: flyfishing schools & casting clinics for all levels, wilderness walk trips & overnights. We supply all gear & can pick you up!
1506 Hwy 105
Boone, NC 28607
Telephone: 828-264-6497


MountainBound Fly Guides is a fly fishing guide service out of the Boone area of NC. We offer wade trips, float trips, casting lesions, and several specialty trips. Our goal is to meet the needs of all types of fly fishing adventurers, those experienced or those just wanting to learn. Our guides are ready to get you out on the water, to enjoy all that nature in the High Country has to offer, and provide you with an experience you will never forget! We are open to any suggestions you may have to customize your trip, so feel free to mention those to us. Let us share our passion for the sport with you! Our email is
Telephone: 828.963.5463


Zaloo's Canoes, a staple for 40+ years, offers canoeing, kayaking, tubing, guided fishing trips, shuttle service, camping, meeting room, all provisions for river fun & refreshments. Group rates, gift certificates, and 2020 season passes available.
3874 NC Hwy 16 South
Jefferson, NC 28640
Telephone: 800-535-4027