Michael Yelton

United States United States

Guide, Fly Tying instructor, Casting instructor

Launched in 2005, The Granddaddy Fly Fishing Experience, LLC provides full-service fly-fishing excursions in beautiful Lake Lure and throughout the pristine waters of Western North Carolina.

Owner and operator Michael L. Yelton is an FFF Certified Casting Instructor and caters to both beginner fly fisherman and seasoned experts.

Whether you want to cast for bass and bluegill from a flats boat on Lake Lure, or hunt for trout on a wade or float trip down the river, our fly fishing adventures target a variety of species.


Rainbow trout, Brown trout, Brook trout, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Striped Bass, Sunfish, White Bass

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