Watauga River Fishing near Spurgeon, Tennessee

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Details for Watauga River

Species Caught Here:
Brown Trout
Rainbow Trout
Brook Trout

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 36.447605 -82.422363

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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, rainbow trout and brook trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting 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 Watogo River, Wataga River and Wathaga River. 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.

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