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AB's Fly Fishing Guide Service - Tours

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Sylva, NC 28779
+1 828-226-3833
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Fun morning on the water. Instruction was great and the scenery was spectacular. Alex is great... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
MOlly R
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Fly fishing with Alex Bell on the Tuck

I chose Alex because he is one of the originators of the Fly Fishing Trail of Western NC, so I... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
David G
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A guide service that provides everything you need to catch trout in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina. We accommodate the serious angler as well as the beginner. We provide individualized instruction and/or guide trips. All equipment can be provided. Wade and/or float trips for trout (rainbow, brook, & brown) or small mouth bass are available.
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Sylva, NC 28779
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Fun morning on the water. Instruction was great and the scenery was spectacular. Alex is great with kids!

Thank MOlly R
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

I chose Alex because he is one of the originators of the Fly Fishing Trail of Western NC, so I figured he'd know where the trout held and how to catch them. Boy did he ever! With his guidance I caught about 20 trout over...More

Thank David G
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time with Noah Smith of AB’s Fly Fishing Guide. Perfect day on the Tuckasegee River - young gentlemen came highly recommended by the owner and we can see why. Don’t miss this opportunity to have your day with the fish - you...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

My Dad and I recently took a trip to Sylva to catch some trout. After researching guides, we figured AB seemed pretty legit, and that was certainly the case. AB was an excellent teacher/coach, new the rivers' hot-spots, and was just generally interesting to speak...More

1  Thank Ben K
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

This was my very first time fly fishing ever! My boyfriend and his dad have booked guides with Alex before sometimes last Spring. Alex was very nice, informative and helpful when I was having trouble and or had nay questions regarding what I was doing....More

Thank Laura G
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

My wife and I have finished several times with Alex Bell on the Tuckasegee River and have had great experiences each time. On our most recent trip, we requested to fish a more remote spot on the Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail for a...More

Thank dryfly45140
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

After my first, full-day fishing trip at Deep Creek with Alex Bell, I was lucky to be able to schedule two half days during my return trip to the area. Being a newer fishing person that is egger to learn using correct casting techniques, I...More

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

First time actual fly fishing so it was important to us that we have a great guide. I am pleased that we chose to take our first trip with Alex. He provided a great learning experience as we worked on developing our casting skills and...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We highly recommend Alex Bell as your next fly fishing guide. My wife and I, both new to fly fishing, spent two half days with Alex. It was a relaxing, thrilling and memorable experience. Alex is a veteran fisherman and guide, and knows the western...More

1  Thank Mike Z
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

I'm a beginner-level gal and I have been a little apprehensive about whether or not I'd make a good fly fisher, but my day with Alex was an absolute blast and very informative! Alex is fun, patient, and knowledgeable and I feel like I got...More

1  Thank Sarah S
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