North Carolina Fishing and Boating

Take your family to Lake Norman for a day of fishing with the kids or spend the day on Lake James scouting out a few good walleye spots. If you have a North Carolina fishing and boating adventure in mind, we have all the resources you need here. Learn more about North Carolina fishing licenses and boat registrations.

North Carolina

North Carolina Fishing

Get started fishing in North Carolina. There are NC freshwater fishing licenses and North Carolina saltwater fishing licenses to fish coastal waters.

Buy Your North Carolina Fishing License Online

Get a North Carolina Fishing License

Buying a fishing license is the first & most important step for any angler. Get more information.

North Carolina Boating

Get started boating in North Carolina, get more boating resources, take a boater’s safety course and more.

Buy Your North Carolina Boat Registration Online

Register A Boat In North Carolina

Registering your boat is easier than you think. Get information about how to register your boat.

Fishing and Boating Events in North Carolina