Tellico River is primarily known for its incredible fishing opportunites. Fishing rules and regulations on the Tellico River are managed through the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. For a full list of these rules and regulations, please visit TWRA's website HERE [http://www.state.tn.us/twra/]. With its Class II-IV rapids, it is also known for its whitewater opportunities. It is best paddled in the spring or during times of the year when there is adequate rainfall. For more information abuot whitewater on the Tellico River, visit www.americanwhitewater.org [http://www.americanwhitewater.org].