41st Annual Blowing Rock Trout Derby

Jul. 8, 2020 6:01 am
Jul. 8, 2020 6:01 am

41st Annual Blowing Rock Trout Derby


41st Annual Blowing Rock Trout Derby

Blowing Rock Clubhouse

Blowing Rock, NC 28605

Latitude: 36° 8' 1.68"

Longitude: -81° 40' 48"



Business: (828) 295-4636

Admission Information



The Derby begins at sunrise on Saturday, prizes awarded at 4:30 pm. Win prizes for biggest fish in separate age categories, plus NEW categories for Catch & Release! No entry fees are required and no pre-registration is necessary for the Classic Tournament. Just take your catch to the official Derby Headquarters. The Catch and Release categories are also free to enter, but will require check-in to pick up an official measuring tape prior to fishing. Children 11 and under and persons with disabilities may fish at Broyhill Park’s Mayview Lake. There is a limit of three (3) fish per participant per day at Mayview Lake. All anglers must have a license and obey all posted fishing regulations. The only fish eligible for entry into the derby are freshly caught trout taken from Watauga County public trout waters. Fly Fishing Demos and Clinics at Broyhill Park, too!