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The Qualla Country Trout Tournament

August 27 @ 6:30 amAugust 28 @ 8:30 pm

Qualla Country Trout Tournament

With your $15 entry fee and $17 two-day fishing permit, you’ll be competing for your share of $20,000 in the pristine freestone streams of Cherokee (excluding the 2.2 miles of catch-and-release waters). Tagged fish will be specially stocked for this event, and when you catch one, you redeem it for cash prizes at the Natural Resources Enforcement Office, 517 Sequoyah Trail, Cherokee, NC 28719, which is across the street from Cherokee Welcome Center off Hwy 441.

Prize redemption hours are from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. each tournament day. Register anywhere fishing licenses are sold or at by Friday, August 26, 2022. Fishing will start one hour before sunrise and end one hour after sunset each day. Open to all ages and for all legal fishing methods.

Courtesy of EBCI Destination Marketing


August 27 @ 6:30 am
August 28 @ 8:30 pm


Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians


Cherokee Enterprise Waters
Cherokee, NC 28719 United States + Google Map
(828) 359-6110
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