Fishing licenses are required in the state of North Carolina. Everyone must purchase their own license prior to your guided fishing trip.
To get your fishing license in North Carolina visit the link provided below and follow the steps on the NC Wildlife Resource website.
As of 2020 the Wildlife Commission has made several changes:
Purchase your 10-DAY NC INLAND FISHING LICENSE here: NC FISHING LICENSE
Do not purchase Mtn. Heritage license
Purchase your TN FISHING LICENSE here: TN FISHING LICENSE