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Rivers Edge Outfitters

19 reviews
About Rivers Edge Outfitters
We are Western N.C. premier fly fishing and upland bird hunting guides. We guide in all the smokey mountain streams and on our private waters as well. We feature 1/2 guided trip and full day also. We also guide 1/2 day upland bird hunts and full day. You can even do a 1/2 hunt 1/2 fish combo on our private land. Cast and blast!
Cherokee, NC
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Reviewed 29 November 2018

Went in to get fishing license and get some tips on where to fish since I had never been on the river before, I came out with a license but their fishing locations was rather poor. We fished hard with very little success using flies...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LoganC
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Great place to shop, very friendly staff that was very hospitable and helpful. Would highly recommend this place is a must if you’re in Cherokee, NC.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kenny G
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Nice and friendly owners, guide was great. Guide took me to the hotspots and showed me where on the Cherokee reservation streams were legal or out of bounds. Equipment and wading gear were part of the rental cost. I will return for another guided trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank birmancrazy2018
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Spent the day fishing with Tyler Cornett on the Raven's Fork and the Straight Fork. Both are beautiful fisheries. Really enjoyed fishing for wild trout on these two streams with Tyler. Have been fly fishing for 15 years but had never fished euro nymphing and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SEE729
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We stopped here to get fishing supplies and license. The staff was knowledgeable on what to use as well as spots to try. Prices were reasonable as well. They do offer guided fishing as well for a reasonable price.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TMCristobal
Joey W, Owner at Rivers Edge Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Thank you! Hope you guys found some fish. Come back and see us soon!

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I are beginners at fly fishing and have never fly fished in the area... so we wanted to give it a shot! The two hour guided stream fishing was perfect! It was a FULL two hours of fishing too! Our guide, Eli,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ninalH8793AE
Joey W, Owner at Rivers Edge Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Thank you Nina! You guys did awesome! Hope to see you and your husband again soon!

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

These guys are friendly, knowledgeable and affordable. Brad and Justin care about their clientele. Whether you want to wade or float, these are the people that you want when in the Great Smoky Mountains or Cherokee.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jim T
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Anyone thinking they want to learn how to fly fish or you just want a great experience, go see these guys at REO! I did a wading trip but they do float trips too. My guide was Levi, and I cannot say enough about how...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank zenin2010
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Had an incredible trip with REO the day before thanksgiving. They were more than accommodating and helpful setting up a guide around the holidays and around my busy schedule as well. The fishing was incredible and we where on the fish all day. Guide Jordan...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mlivings2n
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Incredible day of fishing with my dad and son. Our guide was Jordan Helsel who was an amazing instructor for my son and I. He was knowledgeable, patient and made our experience exceptional. I would highly recommend Rivers Edge Outfitters and Jordan Helsel if you’re...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mattb765
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2 January 2017|
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Response from Joey W | Property representative |
Hey there! The permit to fish on the Reservation is $10..and no, there is no additional charge per fish!