High Country Guide Service is the only Fly Shop in Downtown Boone - right across the street from Appalachian State Campus! We have a fully stocked fly shop offering guide approved flies, tying essentials, sunglasses, apparel, and local craft beer! Yes, we are a Fly & Bottle Shop - the only one east of the Mississippi. High Country Guide Service offers fully outfitted guided fly fishing trips in Western North Carolina and East Tennessee. Whether you're a beginning angler looking to learn the ropes or a seasoned veteran wanting to sharpen your skills and challenge some big ones, we have the trip for you. As the only USCG saltwater and freshwater licensed captain in the High Country we pride ourselves in the highest level of professionalism around! We have been serving the region since 2011 and are privileged to share this wonderful resource with everyone! Come visit us as the one stop shop in downtown Boone. HCGS is a Trout Unlimited Business and a proud supporter of the Watauga Riverkeeper’s One Percent For The Watauga.