Fishermen Get Ready for Blue-Ribbon Trout Slam

(Farmington) The Missouri Department of Conservation and Trout Unlimited encourage anglers to test their fishing skills and pursue a “Blue-Ribbon Trout Slam” from Missouri’s 9 blue-ribbon trout streams.

The Trout Slam honors anglers who catch a trout in at least 5 of MDC’s 9 blue-ribbon trout streams such as Barren Fork Creek in Shannon County, Blue Springs Creek in Crawford County, Crane Creek in Lawrence County, Current River in Dent County, Eleven Point River in Oregon County, Little Piney Creek in Phelps County, Mill Creek in Phelps County, the North Fork of the White River in Ozark County and Spring Creek in Phelps County.

The Blue-Ribbon Trout Slam is divided into three levels.

Medals and pins will be awarded.

For more info on the Blue-Ribbon Trout Slam, go to