• Catch & Keep Closed Season
    March 14, 2020 - March 27, 2020

    Catch & Keep Closed Season

    The Catch & Keep Fishing Season is closed to EVERYONE two weeks prior to Opening Day.  Opening Day is the last Saturday in March.  For the 2020 calendar year, the catch & keep enterprise waters are closed Saturday, March 14, 2020  through Friday, March 27, 2020.  DO NOT PURCHASE CATCH & KEEP ENTERPRISE WATER FISHING PERMITS DURING THIS TIME.  Refunds not available. The 2.2 miles of Catch & Release Fly Fishing area is open all year and will remain open during this time.
  • 2020 Opening Day Tournament
    March 28, 2020 - March 29, 2020

    2020 Opening Day Tournament

    Opening Day Tournament; $20,000 in cash prizes; 2-day Fishing Permit ($17) Required; Tournament Registration ($15) Required; Registration Deadline Friday, March 27, 2020; Tag Turn In & Prize Redemption at Natural Resources Enforcement Office, 517 Sequoyah Trail, Cherokee, NC from 4:00pm-6:00pm each tournament day; Free Drawing for an Annual Tribal Fishing Permit.
  • 2020 Memorial Day Trout Tournament
    May 23, 2020 - May 24, 2020

    2020 Memorial Day Trout Tournament

    Memorial Day Trout Tournament; $10,000 in cash prizes; 2-day Fishing Permit ($17) Required; Tournament Registration ($15) Required; Registration Deadline Friday, Friday, May 22, 2020; Tag Turn In & Prize Redemption at Natural Resources Enforcement Office, 517 Sequoyah Trail, Cherokee, NC from 4:00pm-6:00pm each tournament day; Free Drawing for an Annual Tribal Fishing Permit.  
  • 2020 Tim Hill Memorial Trout Tournament
    July 11, 2020 - July 12, 2020

    2020 Tim Hill Memorial Trout Tournament

    Tim Hill Memorial Trout Tournament; $10,000 in cash prizes; 2-day Fishing Permit ($17) Required; Tournament Registration ($15) Required; Registration Deadline Friday, July 10, 2020; Tag Turn In & Prize Redemption at Natural Resources Enforcement Office, 517 Sequoyah Trail, Cherokee, NC from 4:00pm-6:00pm each tournament day; Free Drawing for an Annual Tribal Fishing Permit.  
  • 2020 Qualla Country Trout Tournament
    September 05, 2020 - September 06, 2020

    2020 Qualla Country Trout Tournament

    Qualla Country Trout Tournament; $20,000 in cash prizes; 2-day Fishing Permit ($17) Required; Tournament Registration ($15) Required; Registration Deadline Friday, September 4, 2020; Tag Turn In & Prize Redemption at Natural Resources Enforcement Office, 517 Sequoyah Trail, Cherokee, NC from 4:00pm-6:00pm each tournament day; Free Drawing for an Annual Tribal Fishing Permit.  
  • 2020 Rumble in the Rhododendron Fly Fishing Tournament
    November 07, 2020 - November 08, 2020

    2020 Rumble in the Rhododendron Fly Fishing Tournament

    Hosted by Fish Cherokee and River's Edge Outfitters; 2-person tag-team fly fishing tournament; held within 2.2 miles of fly fishing Enterprise Waters of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.  $10,000.00 in cash prizes.  Pre-register with River's Edge Outfitters at 828-497-9300 or joey@flyshopnc.com.  Registration deadline is October 5, 2020.