One of the many falls you can explore when you outfit with Great Smokey Mountain

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Call and Book Your
Pleasure Float Today!
(828) 369-5295

We are the only outfitter along The Little Tennessess River.
We have tons of outdoor space to explore. Come to
The Great Smokey Mountains for a Great outdoor experience.

OPEN: April 1st - November 1st

Come and visit the beautiful
and tranquil bends of the
Little Tennessee River

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Come experience the adventures of the mountain yourself by taking a trip to The Great Smokey Mountains. We have a few pieces of land available for finance and purchase Call us for more information at (828) 369-5295.


Make your trip out to The Great Smokey Mountains even more exciting by renting a kayak, canoe, river tube, or RV/campground space!


Our beautiful camp and fishing grounds are located right on the Little Tennessee River in North Carolina.

Come visit us from April 1st to November 1st for the best kayaking, tubing, camping, and fishing experience of a lifetime. We have a team of experienced outfitters and guides prepared and ready to make your visit here the most memorable you’ll ever have. Bring the pets and kids - there is never a dull moment in the great outdoors here at Great Smokey Mountain Fish Camp and Safari’s.

Since day one it has been our mission to conserve and enhance the outdoor experience. Whatever your dreams are for adventure - it's here.


Hungry during your stay at Great Smokey Mountain Fish Camp and Safari’s? We are delighted to offer delicious, gourmet lunches for you and your group during your time on the Little Tennessee River. Whether you’ll be spending the day fishing, canoeing, kayaking or camping, we have a wide assortment of appetizing dishes to choose from. Dinner also available with advanced notice. Prefer to cook something yourself? We have outdoor cooking grills available. Luxurious bathing facilities are also located in the nearby Lodge Room.


Jerry Anselmo is founder, operator, and local outfitter of Great Smokey Mountain Fish Camp & Safari’s. With his extensive experience as an outdoorsman and guide, he is available to provide tours, day trips, fishing trips, and MORE during your stay here. Don’t hesitate to contact him with any questions before your trip out to The Smokey Mountains!

The Great Smokey Mountains Fish Camp & Safari's is a great experience for a couple’s getaway! Enjoy a nice weekend by our great river!

Call us today at (828) 369-5295

Quick Contact

  • Jerry Anselmo
  • 81 Bennett Road
  • Franklin, NC 28734
  • Phone: (828) 369-5295


Come catch some Small Mouth Bass, Large Mouth Bass, Walleye, Muskie, Rainbow, Brown and Brooke trout. Our camp on the Little Tennessee River has bait and tackle, canoe, kayak, mountain bike and tube rentals available. read more


Little Tennessee River offers a great setting for multi-day adventures. This stream side environment makes a great wildlife habitat so you many be surprised at the wildlife you'll encounter. Hint: Take a bird book or binoculars along with you. read more