Great Smoky Mountains - Low Elevation

Tip of the week 
Techniques 

Approach & presentation is the name of the game here. These fish don't often get overly selective on fly patterns, but they spook easily and won't tolerate a bad drift!

Fish upstream, dress in earth-tone clothing, and keep a low profile. Stay back and make longer casts in slow pools. Get closer and keep as much line off the water when fishing pocket water.

Seven-day forecast 

Looks like warmer afternoons ahead and we're starting to settle into the summer pattern of thunderstorm chances every afternoon.

Conditions 
Must Have Flies 
Adams Parachute Dry Fly Natural 18 - 12 Buy from Orvis.com
Elk Wing Caddis Tan 16 - 12 Buy from Orvis.com
Stimulator Yellow 16 - 14 Buy from Orvis.com
March Brown Natural 14 - 12 Buy from Orvis.com
Stimulator Orange 14 Buy from Orvis.com
Indicator Parachute - Sulphur Natural 18 - 14 Buy from Orvis.com
Fightmaster Fly Fishing
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