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

As of 2020 the Wildlife Commission  made several changes:

  • All licenses that authorize inland fishing now INCLUDE the trout privilege.

  • Purchase license here: NC FISHING LICENSE