Close up of a female angler holding a fly fishing rod and reel on the edge of a creek, backlit in early morning light

Fishing challenges

We have a challenge for you! The Wyoming Cutt-Slam challenges anglers to catch four Wyoming cutthroat sub-species in their native range. The Master Angler program challenges anglers to catch trophy-sized fish. Become an XStream Angler by fishing in three instream flow segments or Inspire a Kid while assisting them in completing a Youth Fishing Challenge.
Male angler holds a Master Angler qualifying golden trout for a photo on the shore of an alpine lake in Wyoming

Master Angler

A program that recognizes the catch of trophy-sized fish from Wyoming waters.

A closeup photo of an angler's hands holding a large Snake River cutthroat trout just above the water for a quick photo


Catch Wyoming's four cutthroat sub-species in their native range in Wyoming.

A youth angler reels in a fish on a summer day at CCC ponds in Pinedale, Wyoming while her mother assists her brother with fishing in the background

Youth fishing challenges

Kids 18 and under can expand their fishing skills with our youth angling challenges.

A male angler fishes Douglas Creek Instream Flow Segment

XStream Angler

Fish at least three different instream flow segments to become an XStream Angler.