Located in Reliance, Hiwassee River Guides is a full-time fly-fishing outfitter with licensed USCG Captains, as well as state licensed by the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency. The Hiwassee River is the home river for Hiwassee River Guides, but they also offer full and half-day guided tours on the Clinch and Holston Rivers near Knoxville, the Toccoa River in nearby Blue Ridge, GA, and the Cumberland River in southern Kentucky.
Fishing targets are primarily trout, smallmouth bass, and striped bass, with trips being offered year-round. Hiwassee River Guides offers a variety of watercraft for their trips – jet boats, drift boats, and walk & wade trips.
Contact Captain Bill Stranahan for more information and to book those spring and summer fishing trips – (423) 208-8602 or www.hiwasseeriverguides.com.