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Our Team: Our Team

Fly Shop Manager
Rob Aitken

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GUIDE EVAN BOWLING

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GUIDE FRANK YAUN

HEAD GUIDE
LANDON HENLEY

Landon grew up fly fishing locally in Western North Carolina. Landon is our head guide and is an excellent teacher, has the patience with people with instruction and knows the trout waters in our area as good as anyone. He is attending WCU pursuing his master's degree with a scholarship playing baseball.

Guide Cameron Booth


Jacob has been fly fishing since he was a youngster growing up in the Northeast Georgia mountains. He started fishing the mountains of Western North Carolina over 15 years ago and has been guiding for 6 years now. Jacob is a competitive fly fisherman, mostly specializing in euro nymphing techniques. He loves to teach clients how to break apart the water and be adaptive to changing conditions and situations. From the beginning angler or advanced fly fisherman, Jacob enjoys working with people and having a fun day on the river. 

Guide Jacob Brewster
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Guide Thomas Sammons

Guide Thomas Sammons is from Black Mountain and graduated from Western Carolina University. He loves showcasing this beautiful place he gets to call home. He has fished for as long as he can remember and loves how fly fishing always has something to teach him. Thomas loves all the different techniques that can be utilized to catch fish on the fly


Cameron is an outstanding fisherman and a very knowledgeable fly-fishing guide from top to bottom. He guides out of Park City, Utah in the summer and guides Western North Carolina in the fall and spring for us. Cameron attended Boise State in Idaho and is a name in the world of golf as well. You will never find Cameron without his dog Dazey by his side. One of the nicest people you'll ever be guided by, full of life and a love for everything fly fishing. 

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Guide Mark Waters

Guide Taylor Farfour

Guide Jerry Yates
Guide Dominique Galindo
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Jerry Yates, an FFI-certified casting instructor and North Carolina licensed fly-fishing
guide, is the creator of Frog’s Fanny Fly Treatment, a dry fly powder sold by retailers
across the country. Yates grew up in Salt Lake City Utah and started fly fishing the
Rocky Mountains at age 12. Jerry has been fly-fish guiding rivers and streams across the
Country for the past 20 years; and now, after 27 years as a law enforcement officer,
Yates retired and he’s living the fly-fishing dream and guiding full time in the Smoky
Mountains of western North Carolina. Yates built Stream Team Anglers, a
professional guide service and fly-fishing school. With clients, Yates focuses on
appropriate casting and setting techniques, the entomology of aquatic insects, and how
to effectively read water conditions to find fish. He particularly enjoys teaching those
who are new to the sport, hoping to inspire an appreciation of the quiet sport for
generations to come. In the off season you will find Yates instructing fly fishing classes
and speaking at various fly fishing expos around the country.

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Evan is a great guide and super down to earth, soft spoken and loves to fish. He is an avid outdoorsman and builds fly rods in his spare time. Evan is one of the most down to earth persons you will ever meet, A very patience guide and great teacher.

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Guide Frank Yaun started his fly-fishing journey 1992 on the Cullasaja River. Since then, Frank has fished all over the US, but Western North Carolina waters are his home waters. Frank is a very patient teacher and uses a variety of techniques for both beginner & experienced fly fishermen. When not guiding, you'll find Frank with his son throwing streamers for trophy trout.

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Guide Wayne Mildon

Guide Brian Peacock

Guide Daniel Wright

Guide Jake Wills

GUIDE CHANCEY SANDERS

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OWNER KRISTIN YOUNG

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OWNER SHANNON YOUNG

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Owner Roy Milling

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