Carolina Fly Fishing Club

Curtis Creek - Saturday DH Day Outing

  • 08 Dec 2018
  • 9:00 AM
  • Old Fort, NC


Last DH stocking is November 5, 2018.
Registration is closed

Curtis Creek
McDowell County
Old Fort, NC

Saturday, December 8, 2018
Meetup 9:00 am

DH Day Trip
DH Stocking is November 5th.

Curtis Creek is nestled in the mountains at the base of the Blue Ridge just minutes from the quaint town of Old Fort and less than an hour from the popular city of Asheville. Located in the first tract of National Forest land in the eastern US at the site of an old Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) camp, the campground is surrounded by old growth forests and roaring trout streams. The gravel road through the campground ascends to the Blue Ridge Parkway, providing easy access to the Mount Mitchell area.

Fishing in the winter can be dangerous...more


  • I-40 West take Exit 75.
  • Turn left onto Greenlee Road.
  • In 1.2 miles there will be a stop sign at Route 70 (E. Main St.).
  • Go straight across Route 70 onto Curtis Creek Road.
  • In 1.5 miles bear left onto a gravel road (FR4030).
  • Go across Curtis Creek bridge to parking 
  • 1142 Curtis Creek Rd, Old Fort  28762 (N35.65568/W082.17738).

This location has a handicap ramp with easy access and parking.  There is another handicap ramp .8 miles up the road where Deep Branch comes in and the DH starts.  From this point 2.8 miles is Curtis Creek Campground.  From here you are really blue lining. 

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YouTube link -Fishing Curtis Creek.

Club Outings: Due to CFFC liabilities anyone attending a club outing must be up to date with their CFFC and FFI memberships. Guests or lapsed members must sign a release form at the gathering or you can link to the release form. You can print, fill it out and bring it with you to the outing. Release Form

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