Get out Your Rod n' Reel for Some Real Tish' Fishin'!
Celebrate President's Day with a fun-filled day of trout fishing at the annual President's Day Blue River Trout Derby held on the weekend of February 18th &19th! The Blue River will be stocked to the brim with trout for the derby.
The derby will begin at 7:00 a.m. on both Saturday and Sunday and last until 1:00 p.m. on Satruday and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. Trout fishermen will be awarded cash prizes and trophies for the largest trout, biggest stringer and heaviest stinger. All age groups are welcome to participate. The trout derby will be located at the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area, just 11 miles northeast of Tishomingo. Attendance for spectators is free; however, there is a small entry fee for derby participants. Come out for a weekend of fishing and friendly competition on the Blue River - one of the most beautiful and picturesque public recreational areas in Oklahoma!