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Delayed Harvest Trout Waters in North Carolina with Jake Rash



Segment 2, October 14th, 2023 Early October brings trout stockings to the waters of North Carolina.  It also delays the harvest of trout in thirty-four different lakes and streams in western North Carolina. Jake Rash is the Coldwater Research Coordinator for the NC Wildlife Resources Commission.  He joins the Carolina Outdoors to talk about these … Continue reading Delayed Harvest Trout Waters in North Carolina with Jake Rash


Fly Fishing the Delayed Harvest Waters of NC with Elijah Saint Blancard



Segment 3, October 7th, 2023 Let’s go fly fishing!  Since the 1970s, Fly Fishing has been an important part of the business at Jesse Brown’s.  A new contributor to the Carolina Outdoors, Elijah Saint Blancard, is the head fly fishing guide & lead instructor at Charlotte’s local outdoor store, Jesse Brown’s.  His start was at … Continue reading Fly Fishing the Delayed Harvest Waters of NC with Elijah Saint Blancard


Delayed Harvest Waters & Summer Weather Predictions



Segment 1, May 27, 2023 The Carolina Outdoors, powered by the Charlotte outdoor store, Jesse Brown’s, begins with a busy time in late spring. We are getting towards the end of delayed harvest season.  This program began in the early 1990’s to help promote trout fishing in NC. The program stocked streams for catch & … Continue reading Delayed Harvest Waters & Summer Weather Predictions


Fly Fishing the Delayed Harvest streams with Dave Bergman



April 29th, 2023, Segment 2 In the early 1990s, North Carolina began the Delayed Harvest program in the western part of the state.  It opened up the streams available to fish for trout.  Trout require cold water due to their gill system & its ability to create oxygen. Dave Bergman, Lead Fly Fishing Guide & … Continue reading Fly Fishing the Delayed Harvest streams with Dave Bergman


Learn About Delayed Harvest with Dave Bergman



(From 10.02.21, Segment 2) Bill Bartee and Wes Lawson invite on the Jesse Brown’s Fly Pro and Fly Fishing Guide, Dave Bergman, to the show this week to talk about delayed harvest. Delayed harvest is a regulation for delaying the harvest of trout. Pretty simple right? In North Carolina, the delayed harvest regulation strictly enforces … Continue reading Learn About Delayed Harvest with Dave Bergman


Cold Water Fisheries in North Carolina with Jake Rash



Segment 2, December 16th, 2023 It’s easy to talk about cold water fisheries when it is cold & that’s what we’re about to do on this segment of the Carolina Outdoors. Bill Bartee from the Charlotte outdoor store, Jesse Brown’s & host of the Carolina Outdoors had a chance to speak with Jake Rash, the Coldwater … Continue reading Cold Water Fisheries in North Carolina with Jake Rash


Fly-Fishing The East Fork Of The French Broad River



(From 1.28.23, Segment 2) A few months ago, Wes Lawson had clients on the East Fork of the French Broad River.  This multiple stream near Rosman, NC, has gone from a secret stream for locals to one of the state’s most popular delayed harvest streams.  Over 17,000 trout are stocked into this creek that flows … Continue reading Fly-Fishing The East Fork Of The French Broad River


The Stories Behind The Fish



(From The 09/26/2020 Show) Where do the trout, which North Carolina uses to stock the state streams with, come from? Well, there are three different mountain fish hatcheries from which these trout are drawn (Marion, Armstrong, and Bobby Setzer Fish Hatcheries). Former trout farm employee, as well as guide and outfitter at Jesse Brown’s, Dave … Continue reading The Stories Behind The Fish