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Three Good Casts

Spring fishing in western North Carolina always brings the chance to catch a big fish.  But sometimes things work out even better than expected.  These three fish were caught right in a row, which even on hatchery supported water is … Continue reading

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Catch the Brookie Bug

Who would hike 4 miles and spend  hours crawling over boulders to catch a little fish like this?  I would!  And so would the smiling tenkara ace picture below.  You might think that’s crazy and it is…crazy fun.   You’re looking … Continue reading

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Birthday Bash

I am always honored when someone makes a trip with Unreel Fly Fishing a gift to friend or  loved one.  Today that honor was bestowed on me by the proud dad you see in these pictures when he and his … Continue reading

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Another Reason to Go Fishing!

There are a lot of reasons to go tenkara fishing…It’s fun, it’s a great way to catch fish but perhaps the greatest benefit is that it puts us out in the midst of nature’s beauty.  We came across this cluster … Continue reading

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The Hits Just Keep on Comin’!

This time of year, the hits really do keep coming.  In spring we fish a lot on North Carolina “Delayed Harvest” waters.  Through the end of May, these waters are stocked by the NC Wildlife Resources Commission and are under … Continue reading

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April Showers…We Love You!

The Red Buds are blooming, the streams are flowing and dodging rain is just part of the beauty of mother nature watering her garden for another growing season.   Sorry for not posting more lately but I’ve been on the water…(so … Continue reading

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I Do Like Mondays

Especially when we’re tenkara fishing!  Yesterday I was with a wonderful couple, both tenkara first-timers.  You wouldn’t have known it by the way they caught fish.  We were heading out of Asheville to the stream and everybody else was headed … Continue reading

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