Fishing & Guide Services


The premier flyfishing guide service in the high country. ECO specializes in "Montana style" guided float trips for trout and smallmouth bass on seven local rivers. Also available are: flyfishing schools and casting clinics for beginner to expert, wilderness walk trips and overnights. ECO gladly supplies all "top of the line" gear for their guests. Call us to book a trip. We are based in the Boone area and can pick you up at your door!


Mountains To Coast Fly-Fishing & Shotgun Sports Guide Service offers an abundance of Southeast Waters, Streams, Public and Private Trophy Trout Waters for the Year Round Fly-Fishing Enthusiast. These waters include the entire Southeast from Mountains to Coast, Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida. You will experience Trophy Trout Of A Lifetime! Also what better way to entertain, customers, family, and friends by enjoying and experiencing a Private Custom Classic Covey Rise Quail Hunt at its finest. Your guide, Carl Freeman, is an Orvis Trained, Endorsed, and Certified Fly-Fishing Guide. Carl is also a Lifetime Member of Trout Unlimited. He previously has owned two Orvis Fly-Fishing Shops & Guide Services. Carl is considered one of the top Fly Fishing Anglers & Guides in all of The Blue Ridge Mountains and Appalachian Mountain Ranges.


Imagine soaring like an eagle high above the earth. Your senses coming alive as you are immersed in the atmosphere. Experience aviation in its purist form. Learn basic flying skills with an USHPA certified tandem hang gliding instructor. Marvel at the South Mountains and the meandering Catawba River. Get a bird's eye view of Grandfather, Table Rock, and Hawk's Bill mountains.