I've heard about the Blue River trout fishery for years, but I never managed to visit for myself until this year.
2017 was a busy year all around, but we still found plenty of time to get outside and enjoy our beautiful home state
This year I fished Lake Watonga and Medicine Creek, and I experienced all the challenges and emotions that come along with the pursuit of trout.
It was a fruitless solo fishing trip, but I did get a few nice shots of the Lower Mountain Fork River.
The following story is one of fascination, despair, and eventual triumph. Yes, it was that dramatic.