The Shop:

Reliance Fly & Tackle is the areas oldest locally owned fly shop/country store. We are a small store located in Reliance Tn, on the Hiwassee River. If you are in the area chances are we have what you need. Flies, leaders, Tippet, Rods, spinning gear, picnic supplies, Deli, Gas, & Beer. We have several campsites and a bunkhouse for overnight lodging located on Childers Creek behind the store. On Most weekends we do offer smoked chicken and rib dinners.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Big trout stocking

Twra just released a load of big brood rainbows in the river to kick off catch and release season . stop by the store for the latest in what's working

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Generator news

Two generators sre not scheduled till 1pm looks like tomorrow so great wading all morning then its back  to 1 generator after 5pm. Perfect for paddlers and fisherman

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Friday, July 24, 2015

Ol number 7 band

Saturday night on the deck old number ,7 starting at 7 come out and enjoy a family friendly night with us

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Our thoughts and prayers

Our deepest sympathies to those Marines killed today and there families .  may God bring peace to their families and absolute an  final justice to those involved in the attacks. Join us today in our prayers for our fallen.

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Jason Wilson live tonight

Tonight starting at 7 Jason Wilson original music. Come out and hang on the back deck tonight

Friday, June 12, 2015


That's right ORVIS has returned to south east Tennessee. Reliance Fly & Tackle is now an ORVIS dealer . The first of our product has arrived  with more on its way. We are still stocking your favorite brands at competitive prices, just now ORVIS is available as well. Stop in and check out our growing line of ORVIS products at the price you expect .

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Pop Cain's birthday

This Saturday at reliance fly and tackle  @ 7 pm we are having pops 84th birthday party feel free to stop by anytime during the day and say hey.

Friday, June 5, 2015

Night Of the Blues

Playing Saturday night on the deck Husky Barnette . Doing his original acoustic blues songs is a great finish to the smoked BBQ plates served starting at 5 . so after a day of rafting or fishing The river . join us on the back deck for the fun.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Saturday, May 2, 2015


first music of the year on the back deck.
Bo Swafford  live!!!! come join us and kick off the season. smoked ribs and chicken will be serving at 5 . lets get this year kicked off

Friday, March 20, 2015


finally we got some tied up . limited amount stock up while we have them


water and,weather look great for the weekend . so Saturday the smoker is,firing up. RIBS & CHICKEN  with all the fixin's !!!!! plates  ready at 5 reserve on your way up the,river to have ready,when your done.,see ya on the river

Friday, February 13, 2015

Y2K hand tied eggs in stock

this fly is so potent that it should be illegal..... but its not!!!  hand tied by local guides and sold in RFT. stop by and get your soon  we can't keep this one in stock use alone or as a dropper it works.
available in many colors , custom colors made by request.

Saturday, February 7, 2015


great water flow for wading today stop by the shop and gear up for a great day on the river

Friday, February 6, 2015


ae are,now a Reddington Rod dealer stocked with the versatile Minnow combo for 99.99 to the classic Trout rod . great rods competitively priced. stop in and check out our selection

Wednesday, January 28, 2015


due to increasing demand we have expanded our fly tying material selection. and will be happy to order any items that you need .   From the individual items to tie that fly you have perfected to prepackaged kits for the beginner we can help . So stop in and check out al the new products we are stocking.

Saturday, January 10, 2015


zoo cougar's, butt monkeys, Zonkers,  shad, woolly burggers, muddler, and more in stock come check it out!!!!!