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James Marsh
Hiwassee River, Tennessee - Fishing Report -
January
22, 2021
Be sure to check the discharge schedule. If they are running two
generators, wading is tough and not safe but you can use a drift
boat. None or one gererators running is best for wading.


Stream Conditions:






7 Day Weather Forecast:
(click the box below for more detailed
weather information)





Recommended Trout Flies:
Afternoon Water Temperature: 40
Clarity: clear
(new site)
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6/8
Blue-winged Olives: size 18/16 nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Midges: Blood (Red), sizes 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Cream, size 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Light Green, size 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Aquatic Worms, size 12, pink, red, and others
Winter Stoneflies, size 16/18, nymphs and adults
Black Flies, size 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Be sure to check the TVA release schedule shown above. If no turbines are running,
you can wade the stream. If one is running, you can wade the stream in places but
floating it would be the preferred method.
Fish the Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin Streamers anytime during low light
conditions or higher water levels.
The Black and Olive Matuka Sculpin both are excellent streamers to use at this time of
the season. Hatches of various species of Blue-winged Olives are always possible in
the afternoons. Midges are best fished in tandem. Aquatic worms are working.
Aquatic Worms are working.
Winter stoneflies are hatching.
Blackflies are hatching.
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Fly Fishing Hiwassee
River, Tennessee
A description of the
Hiwassee River, Guide to
fly fishing the Hiwassee
River, Hiwassee River
fishing seasons and much
more
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