Smallmouth bass fishing guided tripIf you are interested in fishing for Smallmouth Bass in the Asheville, North Carolina area let our professional fly fishing guides show where these explosive fish hide.  Curtis Wright Outfitters’ guides are seasoned professionals and patient teachers with over a 100 years of combined experience. Whether you are an experienced fisher interested in exploring new water or a novice looking for something new and fun, CWO can take you there.


The Smallmouth top water action in WNC is renowned as some of the best in the Southeast.  We target these fish with both spin gear and on the fly.  Let the professional fly fishing guides from Curtis Wright Outfitters show you why fly fishing for Smallmouth Bass has been the talk of the town over the last couple of years. See our Wade Trip or Float Trip pages for rates and more details.


French Broad Smallie

If you would like to see daily Stream Reports created by our professional fly fishing guides, please visit our Smallmouth Stream Report Page.

Curtis Wright Outfitters will provide all the gear, the flies, and the experience, so all you will need is your sense of adventure and desire to catch fish. Let our experienced Fly Fishing Guides lead you on your next trip fly fishing for Smallmouth Bass in and around Asheville, North Carolina!

French Broad Small Mouth Bass

Half Day Wade

(1) Angler – $200

(2) Anglers – $275

(3) Anglers – $360

Full Day Wade

(1) Angler – $300

(2) Anglers – $375

(3) Anglers – $460

Float Trips

Half Day – $350

3/4 Day – $400

Full Day – $450

Reservations and Cancellation Policy

A 50% deposit is required to book a trip.  We have a seven day cancellation policy.  Any guest who cancels more than seven days prior to the trip  will receive a full refund of the deposit, and guests who cancel less than seven days prior to their trip will forfeit their deposit.