So, it's been a busy time for Altamont Anglers guides and their clients, with lots of successful hours logged on-stream. But judging by that big brown trout, Joe's leader was long and his tippet was fine enough! This Blue Ribbon 15 mile tailrace hosts 7,000 to 10,000 trout per mile and is best known for its huge population of wild brown trout, consistent hatches and year round fly-fishing opportunities. ", Chris Hanson with a nice South Holston brown trout, March 18, 2014,