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Many of our rivers and lakes are stocked with trophy sized fish. Find out more about how the area rivers and lakes are fishing.
About The Area
The waters of Jackson County are magnificent resources for trout fishing and other enjoyable aquatic past times with over 4,600 miles of beautiful water; and is annually stocked with 94,300 fish each year, the most of any county in North Carolina.
What to Catch
Jackson County, NC has long been known as an anglers paradise. The county is home to Rainbow, Brook and Brown Trout, and boasts healthy populations of other fish. Over 94,300 trout are stocked here each year.