Originally Posted by MBB
One another note, it always amazes me at how many trout can live in a small stream and in unusual places. I had never heard of Hodges Creek and I have fished in Watuaga county a fair amount.
I was amazed that brown trout could be found in Hodges Creek. Its a tiny little creek that runs alongside 105 in Boone, eventually runs into Winkler Creek, which flows into the South Fork of the New River. Winkler creek is a decent sized stream that flows out of the National Forest and into town.