All participants must have a Georgia Fishing License and trout stamp. All Georgia State fishing rules & regulations apply.
The Helen Chamber of Commerce will hold its 24th Annual Trout Tournament on Saturday, March 30, 2013, between the hours of 6:00AM - 2:00PM. Registration will be Friday, March 29, between the hours of 4:00PM -7:00PM at the Festhalle. Registration on Saturday is 6:00AM - 9:00AM at the Festhalle. Rules on lures and bait used during the tournament are the DNR rules of fishing in the Chattahoochee River in Helen.
The Chamber will put in 250-300 pounds of trophy size fish and DNR will be stocking the river for the enjoyment of all. To win the prizes, anglers must catch one of the tagged fish. In 2006, the $500.00 tagged fish eluded fishermen; in 2004, a red tail hawk claimed the top prize!
Come and try your luck at landing the big one and winning the top prize. Vendors will be on hand Saturday, March 30, from 10:00AM - 2:00PM.
Entry fee includes two raffle tickets for all entries amd a tpirma,emt tee sjort fpr tje forst 200 entries. Fish The Chattahoochee River for over $2000 in prizes in tagged fish from $25 to $500.
For more details about the tournament visit www.helenchamber.com or call 706-878-1908 or e-mail email@example.com. For information on dining, lodging, and shopping, call the Helen Welcome Center at 1-800-858-8027.