Fishing in Georgia

Located in Blue Ridge

Fishing in Georgia

Fannin County is the Trout Capital of Georgia and when you vacation in Blue Ridge, GA, there are plenty of opportunities for trout fishing as well as Lake Blue Ridge fishing.  

Georgia Fishing License

Any resident or non-resident age 16 to 64 must have a current Georgia fishing license in their possession while fishing in freshwater or saltwater in the North Georgia mountains. Designated trout waters and trout streams require additional license. You can purchase a Georgia fishing license online, as well as a short term up to 11-day hunt/fish license here:

Purchase your Georgia Fishing License Online

Where to Purchase Georgia Fishing License

If you would like to purchase a fishing license while vacationing in Blue Ridge, GA below are a few locations that will take care of you:

Daya Sagar Food Mart Inc

181 W First St
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
(706) 632-0143

Walmart Supercenter 5812

97 Commerce Dr
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
(706) 632-9520


Blue Ridge, GA Cabin Rentals and Toccoa River Outfitters

Almost half of our luxury Blue Ridge cabin rental portfolio is on or near North Georgia's famed rivers and streams providing optimal year-round fishing. The accessibility to fish the Toccoa River with waders is a bit difficult since most of it is accessed by private property. However, if you stay at any of our Toccoa River cabins, you have easy access to the Toccoa River, especially at the Cherokee Indian Fish Trap. ...