Leatherwood Mountains -Premier Fly-Fishing
We have some exciting news - a beautiful
portion of Elk Creek that runs through Leatherwood Mountains
began receiving farm raised trout in the fall of 2011. We are on NC
Department of Natural Resources stocking schedule to get
Brook, Brown and Rainbow Trout on a regular basis.
fishing access has been graciously provided by Leatherwood
Rentals Inc. This portion of Elk Creek is managed by the
North Carolina Wildlife Commission under a cooperative
agreement with Leatherwood Mountains and Phil & Phil, LLC.
With the exception of guests of Leatherwood
Rentals Inc. :
1) Use of creek access for activities other
than FISHING is prohibited.
2) Parking is prohibited 30 minutes after
sunset until 30 minutes before sunrise.
3) Anglers are restricted to wading in or
walking along Elk Creek banks.
4) Anglers must park in designated GRAVEL LOT only.
to view our Angler Parking and Elk Creek Map
Click here to view NC Wildlife Delayed
Harvest Fishing Regulations
Additional Activities Info:
Leatherwood Mountains strives to make this
one of the most enjoyable vacation destinations around.
Offering bike rentals, horseback riding, hiking, swimming,
river tubing, and now excellent trout fishing waters,
Leatherwood just keeps getting better and better. Come spend
some time with us to see why Leatherwood is such a great
Leatherwood Mountains is an exceptional area for a Blue
Ridge Mountain vacation full of fun outdoor activities such
as NC hiking and fishing. NC hiking along Brownie's Branch,
fish or fly fish North Carolina's area creeks for rainbow
trout or small-mouth bass, take a horseback riding lesson,
wade in the small creek in the meadow, go for a picnic, take
a dip in the pool or the big creek, smack a tennis ball on
one of our two courts, sleep better than you can believe,
visit with the folks hanging out at the stables, stroll in
the meadow, sit in a rocking chair on the porch and enjoy
the fantastic view of the mountains fading into the
distance, go to
Blowing Rock and
Check out the many things to do in the Blue Ridge Mountains
during your Blue Ridge Mountain Vacation.