Rivers We Fish
Our most popular musky and smallmouth fishing trips are held on the third oldest river in the world. With beautiful scenery and state record musky, the French Broad is what our guides like to call musky heaven on earth. Learn more about the history of the French Broad in Asheville, NC!
A tributary of the French Broad River, rises right before the Nolichucky gorge where whitewater paddling is predominant. The river makes its boundary between Yancey County and Mitchell County. The name has long been debated and unclear, according to local lore, stands for rushing waters; or derived from the Cherokee village na’na-tiu-gun’yi near Jonesborough, Tennessee.