Fishing License

Fishing licenses are required in the state of North Carolina and Tennessee. Before heading out to your guide trip with Southern Appalachian Anglers, contact your assigned fishing guide to learn more about which state to purchase your license from. To get your fishing license in North Carolina or Tennessee, call SAA at (828) 691-1506 or visit the links provided below and follow the steps on each wildlife resource websites.

North Carolina Fishing License

Steps To Purchase (purchase prices may vary depending on NC resident or non-resident.

For trout fishing trips, ensure you have checked the Special Trout Fishing box. If you are not fishing trout designated rivers you will only need the Inland Fish (basic). If purchasing a short term fishing license begin start date on the date of your schedule trip and ending 10 days after the trip. Special Trout Fishing stamp is valid for 1 year from the date of purchase.

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