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Upcoming Events

July 2017

The Tim Hill Memorial Trout Tournament

July 15-16
Cherokee, NC
$11 entry fee plus $10 permit/day and $10,000 tagged
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August 2017

Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachian
Hall of Fame Luncheo
Saturday, August 26
Southwestern Community College / Swain Center
Join us for our second annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Luncheon. SCC Center is located at 60 Almond School Road., just west of Bryson City on US 19/74.

September 2017

The Qualla Country Trout Tournament

September 1-3
Cherokee, NC
$11 entry plus $10 permit/day and $20,000 tagged
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October 2017

Smoky Mountain Hook & Hackle Fly Tyers Retreat
October 6-8
Swain County Parks and Rec Center, Bryson City.
Tentatively, this event will include fly tying, fly casting and fly fishing instruction by SE IFFF, include the Casting Carolinas Retreat and Fly Fishing Tournament and the local Trout Unlimited Chapters river clean-up. The Rec Center is located on West Deep Creek Road.

2nd Annual Smoky Mountain Fly Fishing Festival
October 7, 9 am - 5 pm
Train Depot Plaza, Bryson City, NC
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November 2017

Rumble in the Rhododendron Fly Fishing Tournament

November 4-5
Cherokee, NC
$225 entry and $10,000 prize money
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Fly Tyers Weekend
November 4 & 5
Tremont Lodge & Resort, Townsend, TN
Little Rivers Outfitters will be errecting large heated tents, on their store property where the fly tyers will be demonstrating. There will be no admission charge either day. Treemont Lodge is located at 7726 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Townsend.

February 2018

Atlanta Fly Fishing Show

February 2-3
Infinite Energy Center, Duluth (Atlanta), GA
Programs, seminars, classes, featured fly tiers, casting demos and special events make this a great 2-day show for the Southeast. The Center is north of Atlanta at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway (I-85).
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April 2017