Kristin Potts watches as volunteer Dick Brubacker baits her hook. About five minutes later Potts landed a fairly large trout during an outing Friday for Payson students at Green Valley Park.
Trevor Creighton watches as Emily Larson gets in a good cast. For a first-timer, Larson caught on quickly during a fishing derby put on by Arizona Game and Fish Friday morning.
John Dickson of Arizona Game and Fish gives last-minute instructions to a group of Julia Randall Elementary children before they race off and find a spot to catch a big fish.
Ben Myer baits his own hook while fishing with fellow JRE classmates Friday at Green Valley Park.
Tom Mackin holds this big trout as Margaret Mackin gets the hook out of its mouth.
Bailey Pitterle stands speechless as she marvels at the large fish she just caught.