Watauga River Fishing near Spurgeon, Tennessee
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Description for Watauga River, Washington County, Tennessee
Watauga River is a stream located just 1.9 miles from Spurgeon, in Washington County, in the state of Tennessee, United States, near Boring, TN. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including brown trout, brook trout and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Watauga River. Alternate names for this stream include Wataga River, Wattawba River and Wattaggee River.
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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 Watauga River
"I used worms with sinker and some with bobers and cot red eyed bass, bluegill, crappie, and shad. I..." Horse Creek
"Heavy current has turned on the spotted bass bite. Try jerkbaits and spinnerbaits in current breaks..." Fort Patrick Henry Lake
"Bass can be found early in the shallows using topwater. As the day rolls on bass will get more..." Watauga Lake
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