Blue River

  • Sunday on the Blue; Only One This Round! #blueriver #troutfishing

    By / November 21, 2016 / Blue River, Rainbow Trout

    Struck out Saturday on the Blue River. Went back Sunday and almost struck out again. Luckily, caught one Rainbow Trout using Power Bait… whew! Regardless, had a fun time fishing the river. Saw lots of trout, some were interested in fishing flies but Power Bait, Salmon Eggs, and in one instance Frog Lures! Met one… [read more]

  • COAF Field Team Vlog #21 – “Tough Round on the Blue River” #flyfishing

    By / November 6, 2016 / Blue River, Rainbow Trout

    Kicked off the 2016-2017 Trout Stocking Season early last week when we fished the Lower Illinois River. This round, we fished the Blue River; the weekly trout stockings have started… Hooray! Given the nice weather and an opening in the work schedule, made a short notice trip to fish the Blue River on Saturday. Although… [read more]

  • Fly Fishing Presentations for Trout Fishing…

    Had a request from a Reader asking us about the fly fishing presentations we use. We looked at past videos of trout fishing trips to the Blue River, Lower Mountain Fork, Turner Falls, and Possum Kingdom and collated short clips into the video posted below. The video shows examples of what has worked for us… [read more]

  • To The Blue….

    By / February 7, 2016 / Blue River

    Fished the Blue River Saturday and limited out with six! First four were straightforward catches using a White Near Deere under a strike indicator. Even did some catch and releasing fishing catching several more with the Near Deere. Then, the bite turned off and spend the remainder of the day struggling to catch two more… [read more]

  • Fished the Blue…

    By / January 31, 2016 / Blue River, Rainbow Trout

    Fished the Blue yesterday. Caught three; took some work but still a great time! Fished the area by Highway 7 and caught two using a White Near Deere. Explored around and saw some nice spots! Afterwards, went to Hughes Crossing and managed to catch one more on a Black Midge. Had lots of surface activity;… [read more]

  • Made It to the Blue!

    By / January 24, 2016 / Blue River, Rainbow Trout

    Was able to make a run across the border to Oklahoma’s Blue River. Frozen rod guides, frozen reel at one point, still a great time. Limited out with six Rainbow Trout! First trout went for an Olive Near Deere, next one went for a Pink Near Deere, then had about fifteen others looked then turned… [read more]

  • Good Info from the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area

    By / January 15, 2016 / Fishing

    Keep this one handy. Stocking points posted on the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area Facebook page! Here is a link if you have a Facebook account… Link. Else, here are pictures for reference from their site:  

  • To The Blue River This Afternoon

    By / November 25, 2015 / Blue River, Rainbow Trout

    Made it to the Blue River Tuesday afternoon! Had a great time; limited out with six Rainbow Trout. Caught and released a lot more! Used a Five Weight Fly Rod and fished a Tandem Rigged Near Deere and trailed either a GRHEN or a Rainbow Warrior. Started fishing the area by the Island. Caught four… [read more]

  • Back on the Blue For Rainbow Trout

    By / November 8, 2015 / Blue River, Rainbow Trout

    Made it to the Blue River Saturday for a chance at Rainbow Trout Fishing. Forgot to bring the chest strap for the GoPro. After some mods, was able to get some action shots. Fun day…. limited out, too! Used a Tandem Rig Near Deere and Rainbow Warrior like the one we used at Beavers Bend…. [read more]

  • Blue River is Stocked!

    By / October 30, 2015 / Blue River, Rainbow Trout

    Looks like the Blue River in Oklahoma is stocked with Trout. Hope to make a run across the border for some Trout Fishing some time this weekend! Fun stuff!  

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