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  • Cherokee’s Memorial Day Tournament
    May 22, 2015 - May 24, 2015

    Cherokee’s Memorial Day Tournament

    Spend the long weekend with the boys: rainbow, brook, golden, and brown. Your $11 entry fee lets you compete for $10,000 in tagged fish within the beautiful freestone streams of Cherokee, NC; only the 2.2 miles of catch-and-release waters are excluded. We’ve stocked our waters with specially tagged fish that you simply redeem for cash prizes ranging from $20 to $500 based on the color of the tag. Prizes can be redeemed at Cherokee Chamber of Commerce, beside the Welcome Center.  Open to all ages and for all legal fishing methods. Register to redeem cash prizes anywhere fishing licenses are sold.
  • Cherokee’s Dog Days Trout Tournament
    July 17, 2015 - July 18, 2015

    Cherokee’s Dog Days Trout Tournament

    A small $11 entry fee helps you liven up the dog days of summer with this exciting tagged tourney. Compete for your share of $10,000 by catching beautiful fish all across Cherokee, NC (excluding the 2.2 miles of catch-and-release waters). It’s simple. You’ll already find the waters stocked with tagged fish. When you catch one, you just redeem it for cash prizes up to $500. Prizes can be redeemed at Cherokee Chamber of Commerce, beside the Welcome Center. Open to all ages and for all legal fishing methods. Register to redeem cash prizes anywhere fishing licenses are sold.
  • The Qualla Country Trout Tournament
    September 04, 2015 - September 06, 2015

    The Qualla Country Trout Tournament

    It’s not too late to take home the summer’s biggest trout. And biggest purse. Your $11 entry fee lets you compete for your share of $20,000 in the pristine, freestone streams of Cherokee (excluding the 2.2 miles of catch-and-release waters). For those unfamiliar with tagged tourneys, you’ll discover the waters stocked with fish tagged with different colors. Just catch and redeem them for cash up to $5,000. Prize redemption for tagged fish will be at the Cherokee Chamber of Commerce, beside the Welcome Center. Open to all ages and for all legal fishing methods. Register to redeem cash prizes anywhere fishing licenses are sold.