Guided Smallmouth Bass Trips in Asheville, NC
Get to experience a premier fishing guide service in Asheville, North Carolina. Book your fly fishing trip now! Rates as low as $450 per day for 1-2 people. Rates: • Half-day Float Trip (4 hours): $350 for 1-2 people • Full-day Float Trip (8 hours): $450 for 1-2 people What You Can Expect: Guided smallmouth bass trips are one of the most popular trips requested in Asheville, NC. Float down the French Broad, Nolichucky, Tuckasegee or North Toe river with a professional guide, while casting flies or lures for hungry smallmouth! Techniques Used The beauty of the bronze back fish, and the power they offer is sought after by anglers from all over the world. Fly fishing and spin fishing is the best approach for catching smallmouth bass. Medium-light to medium-heavy tackle is commonly used when spin fishing on these trips due to the size of the fish. Be prepared to cast flashy flies, hair jigs, soft plastics, and crankbaits for trophy smallmouth bass. March through May and October through the end of December are generally the best months for larger sized fish, with the summer months being great for quantities and big fish in the mix! Best Time To Catch Western North Carolina Smallmouth The best time of year for smallmouth bass fishing in Asheville is from March through December. SPRING: Catch trophy smallies during the prespawn run from the first two weeks in March through the first 3 weeks in April. Spring smallmouth action is one of the best times to catch your trophy. SUMMER: During the summer months smallmouth can be caught all day with fish weighing from 1-5lbs. FALL/WINTER: Fall and winter is also great time of the year to fish for smallmouth bass. During October through December smallmouth can be found chasing shad and feeding on crawfish. Full-day Float Trip • Float 8-12 miles of river w/ a professional guide • 8 Hours – includes lunch | 1-2 people • All equipment included Half-day Float Trip • Float 4-6 miles of river with a professional guide • 4 Hours – includes snacks/drinks | 1-2 people • All equipment included If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
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