Pigeon River Fishing near Newport, Tennessee
Details for Pigeon River
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 36.024540 -83.196548
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Description for Pigeon River, Cocke County, Tennessee
Pigeon River is a stream located just 4 miles from Newport, in Cocke County, in the state of Tennessee, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including crappie, perch, smallmouth bass, catfish, rock bass, northern pike, redear sunfish, largemouth bass, bream and bluegill here. Whether you’re baitcasting or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Pigeon River. Alternate names for this stream include Big Pigeon River, Wayeh River and Nee-oh-la.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Tennessee Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.