Spotted Dog Outfitters

Guided Fly Fishing Near Chattanooga, Blue Ridge, & Beyond

Whether you are a seasoned angler looking for a new challenge or a novice eager to learn the basics, we will tailor the experience to match your skill level and goals. Our staff, comprised of passionate and experienced anglers, has over 35 years of combined knowledge and expertise in fly fishing. We understand that every fishing excursion is unique and we are committed to tailoring our services to meet your specific needs and preferences.

With hundreds of miles of public rivers, numerous private streams, and secluded casting ponds, there is no shortage of prime spots to immerse yourself in the tranquility and excitement of the sport. When you choose to embark on a fly fishing adventure with us, you can trust that you are in capable hands.


TRIP TYPE1/2 DayFull Day
Wade Trips1 or 2 Person $3501 or 2 Person $400
Float Trips1 or 2 Person $4001 or 2 Person $500
Private Water TripsCall for pricingCall for pricing
*Tips for guides are not included in pricing

Our prices include everything you need for a successful fishing trip. From fly rods, reels, waders, boots, to the essential flies, we’ve got you covered. To keep you energized, we provide snacks and drinks for half-day adventures, while full day trips include a delightful riverside lunch. All you have to do is show up and enjoy the thrill of casting your line, surrounded by the picturesque beauty of the outdoors.

Booking a trip is a breeze – simply use the convenient buttons on this page. If any questions pop up, feel free to reach out, and our dedicated team will promptly give you a call.


Chachi (Charles) AvirettOwner, Outfitter, Head Guide

Chachi grew up in Georgia but has been in Tennessee for a while now. He is the owner and outfitter of Spotted Dog Outfitters LLC. Anyone who knows Chachi, knows that he is constantly passing along his knowledge on fly-fishing, hunting and conservation. Despite his baby-face and beardless appearance, he has over 3500 days guiding under his belt. He has been guiding backpacking, fly-fishing, and hunting trips in the Southeast and out West since 2003. He and his family currently reside outside of Cleveland, Tennessee.

He and the Spotted Dog Outfitters team currently guide in GA, TN, and NC while also hosting flyfishing experiences in Montana, Colorado and Florida.