Oconaluftee River Fishing near Bryson City, North Carolina

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Details for Oconaluftee River

Species Caught Here:
Trout

Public Property
35.446209 -83.383766

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Description for Oconaluftee River, Swain County, North Carolina

Oconaluftee River is a stream located just 3.7 miles from Bryson City, in Swain County, in the state of North Carolina, United States, near Ela, NC. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rainbow trout and brown trout here. Whether you’re baitcasting, fly fishing or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Oconaluftee River. Alternate names for this stream include Ocanaluflee River, Ocona Luftee River and Oconalufey River.

Join us as we discuss the North Carolina Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. 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.

Fishing Reports near Oconaluftee River

  "Around 645 pm Thursday Aug 3 caught a dozen trout in less than 30 minutes! I was under the HWY 28..." West Fork Chattooga River

  "the view of the lake was nice. people quit area to rest if you need. Fishing was poor to poor. Not..." Massey Branch

  "My wife and I fished around the bridge and the sitting area just up the road. We caught nothing..." Mirror Lake

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Fishing Times for Oconaluftee River near Bryson City, NC
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