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Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing Today, 10:16 AM
Replies: 19
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Posted By Crockett
Does anyone know where Anthony Creek actually...

Does anyone know where Anthony Creek actually starts I see on the usgs topo it says that Abrams Creek starts where the small "Green Branch" comes in just past the picnic area. In that case Anthony...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing Today, 10:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 786
Posted By Crockett
I thought Meigs Creek was restored years ago...

I thought Meigs Creek was restored years ago (maybe the 70s) and was currently all Brook Trout now albeit the Northern strain genetics. I have never fished it and never talked to anyone that has...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 02-09-2016, 02:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 786
Posted By Crockett
Thanks Daniel and DP. Daniel feel free to remove...

Thanks Daniel and DP. Daniel feel free to remove this thread if it causes a problem I didn't mean to jump the gun on an announcement by the park I just thought I had missed a previous announcement. ...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 02-09-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 786
Posted By Crockett
Here is the email attachment where I saw it...

Here is the email attachment where I saw it (which was regarding sampling). I agree Grannyknot maybe this is just some kind of misprint and instead of restoration they meant sampling. I did notice...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 02-09-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 786
Posted By Crockett
Anthony Creek Brook Trout Restoration

I got a park volunteer email today that mentioned several times about an Anthony Creek Brook Trout restoration project. In it it says the volunteers will meet at the "Abrams Creek Picnic Area for...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 02-08-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By Crockett
Nice bag of rainbows DP. Thanks for posting love...

Nice bag of rainbows DP. Thanks for posting love that they are still hitting the pink weenie in those cold temps. One of those pics really gives away your stream though I guess its not too secret.
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-29-2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 679
Posted By Crockett
I know they send the emails to VIPs (Volunteers...

I know they send the emails to VIPs (Volunteers in the park) so that is one way to get them. I have a friend who maintains campsite 2 (cane creek trail) and he gets the emails for doing that I think....
Forum: In The Backcountry 01-22-2016, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By Crockett
I think the trout are more willing in the...

I think the trout are more willing in the backcountry maybe due to lack of pressure so maybe "catching" is easier if you know what you are doing. That would be dressing in muted colors, staying low,...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-22-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By Crockett
I started at a gym in Knoxville and told the...

I started at a gym in Knoxville and told the trainer guy I want to be in good shape for fly fishing in the backcountry lots of rock climbing with weight on my back, squatting in unusual positions and...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-22-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 621
Posted By Crockett
Like David Knapp said Chasteen Creek at 50 is...

Like David Knapp said Chasteen Creek at 50 is very small tight and rhodo covered. I have fished it but it was small and not very enjoyable due to the rhodo. I generally like small stream fishing but...
Forum: In The Backcountry 01-11-2016, 10:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 589
Posted By Crockett
Thanks for posting this Fred. It is a small world...

Thanks for posting this Fred. It is a small world my Dad's Mom (my Mamaw) and Fred's Mom both lived in Bulls Gap TN and were once good friends back years ago. I loved my Dad and will miss him so...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 12-02-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 880
Posted By Crockett
I have never actually fished Alum Cave Creek...

I have never actually fished Alum Cave Creek although I have fished Walker Camp right where it empties in. I wonder if it is too acidic up farther from the trailhead. I have fished every major stream...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 10-15-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,534
Posted By Crockett
That story is awesome Grannyknot! Reminds me of...

That story is awesome Grannyknot! Reminds me of an old guy I worked with at a plant years ago in Hawkins County. This guy always had an over the top story. He "claimed" to have been in some kind of...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 10-14-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,534
Posted By Crockett
Hehe yeah sorry about that David. I try not to...

Hehe yeah sorry about that David. I try not to drink from the Little River below Elkmont because I'd be drinking all the waste matter from those big browns you guys catch.

Thanks for the replies...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 10-13-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,534
Posted By Crockett
Confession: I Stopped Treating My Water

I thought I would post something controversial. Duckypaddlers post about forgetting his filter made me think about this. I have a sawyer squeeze filter and mostly used to use that. I love it very...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 09-25-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,274
Posted By Crockett
Interesting post and responses. I have never been...

Interesting post and responses. I have never been checked in all my years fishing in the park although once in tremont a ranger jumped out and checked the buddy i was fishing with who was in the hole...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 08-24-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,608
Posted By Crockett
I use a 5' "weight forward" tapered furled leader...

I use a 5' "weight forward" tapered furled leader I found online a few years ago. I have been using the same one for 5 years now and love it. Super strong never has broken and easy to cast even with...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 08-17-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,142
Posted By Crockett
Last August my wife Amanda and I were hiking up...

Last August my wife Amanda and I were hiking up the Trillium Gap trail to LeConte and she was in front. She walked through a little seep area that had wetted the trail. I went past it and suddenly...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 07-23-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,494
Posted By Crockett
The undies part reminded me one time I fished...

The undies part reminded me one time I fished Collins Creek starting at the picnic area (only time i ever fished it I wasn't impressed) and was in the stream pushing through the rhodo when I popped...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 07-08-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,346
Posted By Crockett
Joels list is a good one. Number 4 would be...

Joels list is a good one. Number 4 would be persistence. I fished the Smokies numerous times for 3 months before finally catching my first trout. It was a Brown trout on Hazel Creek but before that I...
Forum: In The Backcountry 06-30-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,721
Posted By Crockett
Very nice looked like a beautiful day. I too...

Very nice looked like a beautiful day. I too often wonder what is above remote waterfalls. I have fished a good stretch above Ramsey Cascades without any success although the water up there looks...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 06-25-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,734
Posted By Crockett
No not yet I have the feeling the autopsy results...

No not yet I have the feeling the autopsy results haven't been completed but that is just a guess. Jenny's brothers says he still doesn't know yet at least he did early this week.
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 06-23-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,734
Posted By Crockett
Thanks for the report James and thanks for...

Thanks for the report James and thanks for remembering Jenny she was a mutual friend and SMHC member. She often asked about fishing and was as familiar with off trail stream traveling as any...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 06-22-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 674
Posted By Crockett
Awesome! Heading to Cosby this week...

Awesome! Heading to Cosby this week...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 06-01-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,719
Posted By Crockett
I have used a 9 for years and mostly fish small...

I have used a 9 for years and mostly fish small tight rhodo covered streams not too many problems. If that is what you got give it a try first.
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