Pristine mountain streams teeming with trout beckon fly fishermen and women to our Upstate waters. Conveniently situated in the mountain gateway of Travelers Rest, Dodson Fishing Co. offers such enthusiasts plenty of expert gear and guidance. Equipment varieties include brands like Abel, Rio, Free Fly, and more. And if you need advice on where to find that favorite fishing hole, Dodson experts are on hand to help with destination planning for the ideal outdoor adventure.

Scott Radian fly rod and Abel Native Cutthroat Vaya 5/6 reel, made in the USA; Abel Super Redfish 7/8 reel, made in the USA;  Brady’s Handmade Nets in mahogany, curly maple, and walnut, made in the USA; Sage Salt HD fly rod, made in the USA; olive Wooly Bugger; Woody Gents Damascus field knife in curly maple, made in USA (feature image).

Photography by Paul Mehaffey. All available at Dodson Fishing Co. 533 N Hwy 21, Travelers Rest. (864) 610-2140,