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5 Tips for a Successful Guided Fishing Trip

5 Tips for a Successful Guided Fishing Trip
September 13, 2021

Going on your first guided fishing trip can come with high expectations. Here we offer a few tips that will help you be prepared, flexible, and open to a true guided experience.

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Tips for Summer Trout Fishing

Tips for Summer Trout Fishing
August 2, 2021

Trout fishing in the summertime can be slippery. With so many variables from weather to water temp, our latest blog shares the “ins and outs” of summertime fly fishing, so you can maximize every moment in the water.

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We are hiring!

We are hiring!
February 15, 2021

DRO is looking for a seasonal, retail sales associate

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Planning for Fall Fishing

Planning for Fall Fishing
September 17, 2020

With our "Second Season" just around the corner, now is the time clean, organize, and stock up on the necessities.

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Marabou Bass Snack

Marabou Bass Snack
July 16, 2020

Another Hollow Style Fly for The Summer Basses

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Wade Safely, And Carry Some Sort of Stick

Wade Safely, And Carry Some Sort of Stick
April 20, 2020

Wading safety is often overlooked until it is too late.

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A Friend Of The Devil Is a Friend of Mine

A Friend Of The Devil Is a Friend of Mine
April 11, 2020

This no hackle, high floating Caddis will make a Brook Trout sell its soul for a swipe at it.

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Give the Gift of Flies

Give the Gift of Flies
April 10, 2020

Know someone who can't get out and about right now? Make them a gift to use when it all blows over.

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Let's Go Fishing!

Our area has hundreds of miles of streams and rivers to explore, giving DRO's guides a large canvas on which to create your fishing adventure. Whether you are looking for a two-hour introduction to fly fishing for trout or a full-day float trip in the hunt for Musky, we've got the perfect guided fishing experience for you.

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Located in Pisgah Forest, N.C., with the legendary Davidson River right out our back door, DRO carries a full line of fly fishing gear and apparel, as well as a wide range of fly tying materials and tools. Advice is always free, and we love pointing anglers in the right direction.

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Stream Report

The river has stabilized around 100 CFS, which is still a little higher than normal for early September, but is probably the best level for fishing. Read More

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