Cherokee’s Memorial Day Trout Tournament – Canceled

Saturday, May 23 to Sunday, May 24 – Canceled

Spend the long weekend with the boys: rainbow, brook, golden, and brown. Your $15 entry fee and $17 two-day fishing permit 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.
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 located at 517 Sequoyah Trail off Hwy 441. Open to all ages and for all legal fishing methods.
Register for this tournament anywhere fishing permits are sold in and around Cherokee or online at by Friday, May 22, 2020. Prize redemption will run from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. each tournament day.

Cherokee Enterprise Waters
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Cherokee, NC 28719
Contact: Paula Price
Phone: 828.359.6110