Lakes and Rivers

Bryson City's lakes and rivers are clean and crystal clear. The vast variety of lake waters and miles of pristine rivers and streams within a short drive helps to spread anglers out and ensures that there is always a unique spot for fishing.. The clear, cold water in the lakes and rivers is a perfect habitat for trout and other freshwater fish. Grab your rod and reel and see if you can catch a record-breaking fish at one of these fishing spots.

Lakes and Rivers

Cheoah Lake

Cheoah Lake is a popular fishing destination because of its abundant fish population…

Bryson City Fishing Guides

Our local fishing guides offer a variety of guided fishing trips on the lakes and rivers in Bryson City, Swain County, Cherokee NC, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Our local fishing guides will take care of everything!

Hyatt Creek Outpost

We, the Hyatt’s, are locals to Bryson City, NC. Our family has lived…

Katala Outdoors

Katala Outdoors specializes in guided fly fishing trips in western…