Cooler weather means dries may be not as effective until mid day. The fishing is great. The Chattooga offers some of the best whitewater boating and trout fishing in the region. Phone: (843) 336-2200 Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. 2967 Steed Creek Road Please check the following link to the Chattahoochee Oconee Forest for area closures to Chattooga put-ins: www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/conf/alerts-notice. A valid South Carolina fishing license is required to fish on the national forests. Map showing recreational areas. The first trailhead parking is 1.8 miles on your right. From barbless jigs, Czech nymphs, and streamers to the traditional dry flies. Join us as we discuss the Georgia Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Many people lack the equipment or skill needed to run the Chattooga River safely. Fax: (843) 336-2250 Tips, tactics, gear reviews for everything from bass and bluegills to stripers and bluefish - if it's fishing related, we cover it. To find East Fork Chattooga River enter the 34.985645 latitude, and -83.102097 longitude coordinates into your GPS device or smart phone. Rubber legs, eggs, and worms for the stockers. All Rights Reserved. 5 oz. If you need fishing tackle, or are looking for a fishing guide or fishing charter please visit Tackle, Guides, Charters Fishing at West Fork Chattooga River? Visitors can access this road from Highway 28 from Warwoman Road in Clayton, GA or from Walhalla, SC. Pyramid lake outside of Reno Nev. All rights reserved. Chattooga River, South Carolina Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions Reported by Mark White. Chattooga Bass Fishing Team. Many people lack the equipment or skill needed to run the Chattooga River safely. 8mos ago - Chattooga River. Try worms, eggs, mops, stones with rubber legs, and small natural trailers. Visitors can pick up a permit (free) at put-ins along the upper and lower river. We are members of the Student Angler Federation (SAF). Bream, black bass, striped bass and catfish: Chattooga River Fishing Tips: Bream dominate the river's sport fishery. William McKee. Because of the vast area covered by the Chattooga River, a number of different attractions are easily accessible. Chattooga River is a stream located just 3.5 miles from Cedar Bluff, in Cherokee County, in the state of Alabama, United States, near Gaylesville, AL. 3 oz. Tips, tactics, gear reviews for everything from bass and bluegills to stripers and bluefish - if it's fishing related, we cover it. Edgefield, SC 29824 The take-out will be downriver of Lick Log Falls at a small rapid. Current fly fishing conditions are good! 28N), Mountain Rest, SC 29664. When the dam..." Yonah Lake. Fax: (803) 637-5247, Francis Marion Ranger District Office 4 Star Fatty Day! 28N) in the town of Mountain Rest. Try Hwy 76 bridge to Bull Sluice with small poppers and small wooly bugger trailers for bass. 12 in. Fly Fishing Report and Forecast for West Fork Chattooga River, Georgia. Bushy caddis, stimulator, or attractor patterns with a simple nymph below are always a good go to. Please place the top copy in the registration box at the put-in location and keep the yellow copy with you in a dry pack. Expert and novice paddlers alike visit the Chattooga from around the world, and the river does not discriminate between them. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Chattooga River. One can also hike along the river on the Chattooga Trail. As the day warms up find those riffles and fish smaller flies. Phone: (803) 637-5396 Caught on a wooly bugger fly. Hatch may be occuring. SUN 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Traveling North from Walhalla on Hwy 28, turn RIGHT onto Hwy 107. Printable river safety and regulations guide. Chattooga's Bass Fishing Team is open to grades 6-12 for our league and grades 9-12 for GHSA. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. 810 Buncombe Street Take Horse Cove Road east out of Highlands, NC for approximately 4.5 miles and keep left on Whiteside Cove Road at the fork in the road. West Fork Chattooga River is a stream located just 13.4 miles from Clayton, in Rabun County, in the state of Georgia, United States, near Russell (historical), SC. The Chattooga was designated a wild and scenic river in 1974. Alternate names for this stream include Gumekoloke Creek. After 3.4 miles, turn LEFT onto Village Creek Rd. ___________________________________________________________________, Tuesday – Saturday 7:30 – 4:00 & Sunday 7:30 – 2:00, 6832-A Highlands Hwy. Boaters will park at the Chattooga River Trail Head. scotsman and fowler creeks into chattooga river N 35° 01.380, W 083° 05.738 Elevation - 2,705 feet (recorded @ small parking area off Bullpen Road in national forest) The Stretch: Roughly 2-3 miles of each stream flowing down into the ChattoogaRiver Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. Chattooga River Fishing Reports Recently shared catches and fishing spots. Alternate names for this stream include Chattooga Creek, Chatuga River and Chattugie River. Walk approximately 0.25 miles down the Chattooga River Trail and register at the information board. 26 in. REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS: 20 Work Center Road We are 9.7 miles from Burrell’s Ford Road & 13.9 miles from the Walhalla Fish Hatchery which is located on the East Fork of the Chattooga River. Boaters will park on the Bullpen Road west of the bridge. Find the fast water and fish a yellow Stimulator or Humpy. Try Hwy 76 bridge to Bull Sluice with small poppers and small wooly bugger trailers for bass. West Fork Chattooga River is a stream located just 13.4 miles from Clayton, in Rabun County, in the state of Georgia, United States, near Russell (historical), SC.