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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Knoxville, TN

    Default Camping with my daughter...

    Hello, again. It's your friendly neighborhood Green Weenie.

    My daughter just turned 4 and has been begging me to take her camping. She also loves to fish. (I know. How lucky for me!) I'm trying to decide where to take her. I'm open to most ideas; GSMNP, Cherokee, tailwaters. I just want for her to catch some fish and have a good time with her Daddy. What are some suggestions?
    "Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."~Henry David Thoreau

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    The Glades


    elkmont...........always has other kids to play with too. lotsa water.
    I started with nothing, and I have most of it left.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Aug 2007


    I second Elkmont. I pretty much spent all my summers as a kid up there. It's where I profected the art of "green weenie" fishing. It was years before LRO and I used a green noodle type tube on a #6 hook. I caught more trout than the guys using worms, corn, and lizards (illegal of course). Plenty of water, good roads for bikes, the little ranger thing they have at the theater is great, with the bonfire and lighting bugs. Perfect place.

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