Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

Asheville area rivers and streams are all producing. Smallmouth rivers are up right now, but slowly dropping to an ideal level. Tva has been changing up the flows on the Watauga and South Holston Rivers. Definitely give TVA a call before you haul! BWO’s are hatching...
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

Fishing is on fire in the Asheville area! Warmer weather has the fish turned on. The trout rivers seem to all be producing. TVA has finally cut back flows and the fish are chomping! Floating or wading are options now with ideal levels. Caddis are starting to appear as...
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

We will miss you Lefty!!!!Hope the smallmouth are biting up there! Thanks for your inspiration. #legend #leftykreh #bestflycasterever #RIP
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

Asheville Nc Spring Fishing is On!!!! The trout are hungry and the Smallmouth are waking up nicely! We are offering guided fishing trips on all of our rivers right now. Pre-spawn smallmouth fishing is off to a strong start! They are still gonna be found in deep, slow...
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

Asheville North Carolina area trout streams are giving up some quality fish right now! Spring fishing has arrived in the mountains and we are capitalizing on it. We floated the tailwaters over in Tn the past few days and caught several rainbow trout in the 16-20 inch...
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

Pre-spawn smallmouth bass fishing has begun!!!! Asheville, NC area streams are starting to turn on!!! Water temps have started to rise in both trout and smallmouth rivers. March typically signals the beginning of our “prime” fishing season, however this year things...
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

Fall fishing is gettin good! Asheville, North Carolina area rivers are all turning on! The smallmouth rivers are just beginning the “cool down” of the water temperature. This process triggers 1 of the best river smallmouth bites of the season. Sunny days...
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

Smallmouth and trout are on the feed! Asheville, NC area is living up to its reputation as one of the best fishing destinations in the country! Fall fishing is in the air and the fish are fueling up for the cooler weather. All of our smallmouth rivers are producing...
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

It’s that time of year in western North Carolina! Asheville area fishing is gettin good! The brown trout are starting to get in pre-spawn mode and the smallmouth are beefing up for winter. Water temps dropped a few degrees last week, but have since warmed back...
Asheville Drifters

Asheville Drifters

Never know what you might hook up with on a float fishing trip with Asheville Drifters! Unfortunately for the trout, some big bad stripers have moved up into our tailwaters in search of cooler water during the summer months….good thing is- the stripers are on...