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FLY RODS’ Laurel Fork

aka“The Mountain Tamer”

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ly fishing the blue line streams of the Southern Appalachian Mountains has become the passion of many of the region’s fly casting community. The approach to fishing small highland rivulets has become more sophisticated, the demand for fly fishing tackle tailored to this type of fly fishing has grown. Matt Walters is one of southern fly fishing’s “Young Turks” who innovative approach to the sport in the region is perfect supporting example of this premise. This young man is the founder of Walters Fly Rods located in Georgia.

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Southern Trout Magazine Issue 26  
Southern Trout Magazine Issue 26