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 Orvis.com
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


The breathtaking rivers, trails, & terrain of NC, TN & VA are all easily accessible from our headquarters located in Blowing Rock, NC. We strive to get you in the best water depending on the fish & the time of year. On a float trip, you will have the chance to fish from a drift boat in pristine fisheries. Enjoy an amazing dining experience from the Speckled Trout, right on the river. On a wade trip, a professional guide will lead you through one of our many local creeks, armed with our amazing food. This experience will prepare you for fishing creeks & streams on your own. We offer fly fishing gear and apparel in our retail location. Contact us at 828-773-8852 or visit www.thespeckledtroutoutfitters.com
916 North Main Street
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Telephone: 828-773-8852
In the Area


A fly fishing guide service offering wade trips, float trips, casting lessons & customized, specialty trips. Our goal is to meet the needs of all types of fly fishing adventurers, from experienced to just wanting to learn. Email info@mountainbound.com.
Telephone: 828.963.5463