Little River Outfitters has been serving fly fishing anglers who visit the Great Smoky Mountains, East Tennessee and Western North Carolina since 1994.  We are also the "home fly shop" to thousands of fishermen who live in the area.  East Tennessee and Western North Carolina are blessed with several thousand miles of rivers and streams and hundreds of thousands of acres of public land set aside as National Forests and a National Park. This region is a fly fishing paradise.   

Fishing licenses may be obtained here. 

Address:
106 Town Square Drive
Townsend TN, 37882
Phone:
(865) 448-9459

Vonore USGS quad topo map.

35.6165, -84.1382

925 feet (282 meters)

Lake information:

Tallassee USGS quad topo map.

35.5862, -84.1002

889 feet (271 meters)

Looking for the best tubing and kayaking in Townsend? You've just found it. Make plans to visit Smoky Mountain River Rat. Smoky Mountain River Rat offers offers river Tubing and Kayaking on the Little River. With two river trips, upper section and lower section, included in our one low price this is a must-do activity when in the Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg area. The Upper section is the adventure float and features a scenic float with adventure rapids and swimming holes. The upper section of the river is suitable for ages 5 and up (depending on water levels) The lower section is our family friendly float and features a rock jump, rope swing, relaxing rapids, and is just as scenic as the upper float. The lower section of the river is great for ages two and up.

Address:
205 Wears Valley Road
Townsend TN, 37882
Phone:
(865) 448-8888

Welcome to Frontier Anglers TN. We are a fly fishing guide service and outfitter in East Tennessee that is located in the small city of Maryville at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The GSMNP has over 700 miles of freestone streams filled with Brown, Rainbow and Brook Trout along with Smallmouth Bass and Rock Bass. It is a completely wild fishery with great hatches of mayflies, stoneflies and caddis, making it an angler’s paradise especially for dry fly fishing. The Park is open year round, allowing folks to enjoy its resources throughout every season. Along with the many fishing opportunities there are over 900 miles of hiking trails and backcountry campsites to enjoy with frequent encounters from wildlife such as deer, bear and turkey and others along the way.

Phone:
(865) 719-0227

Lake information:

Tapoco USGS quad topo map

35.4926, -83.9793

1086 feet (331 meters)

Thank you for visiting River Rage Tubing. We are located on the banks of the Little River, at at the entrance to the Smoky Mountains National Park, and closest gateway to famous Cades Cove in Townsend, Tennessee. Our reputation is based on offering the best service at the lowest price. Our friendly staff will give you an idea about real Southern Hospitality and provide you with the latest and safest equipment in the industry. For your convenience we established three separate locations, each offering private river access. Jump in a comfortable and colorful tube and enjoy the serenity of the Mountains up and down the river stream!

Address:
8303 Tennessee 73
Townsend TN, 37882
Phone:
(865) 448-8000

One Stop Shopping For All Your Hiking, Camping, RV & Fishing Needs. Can purchase a fishing license and hiking supplies here. 

Address:
8453 State Highway 73
Townsend TN, 37882
Phone:
(865) 448-6628

Vonore USGS quad topo map

35.6034, -84.1255

886 feet (270 meters)