A picturesque lake set among the tall pines of northern New Mexico, Heron Lake has been designated a “quiet lake” where boats operate at no-wake speeds only, making it an excellent location for all types of paddle craft. Heron also has amazing sailing, cross-country skiing, and hiking. Heron is a fisherman’s paradise with record-size trout […]
New Mexico Fly Fishing Reports
El Vado Lake is a reservoir located in Rio Arriba County, in northern New Mexico. Water is impounded by the earth-filled El Vado Dam, completed in 1935. The 3,200-acre lake is 5 miles long and over 1 mile wide, and lies at an elevation of 6,900 feet. El Vado Reservoir, is located 17 miles southwest […]
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Abiquiu Lake fishing for walleye was good in 15 to 20 feet of water on rock ledges. Due to low water levels, anglers are advised to use four-wheel drive vehicles to launch boats and watch for obstructions on the water. Abiquiú Lake is has approximately 5000 surface acres in which about 2,000 acres of former […]
Alumni Pond, Corona Pond, Estancia Pond, Perch Lake, Rancho Grande Ponds, Roswell Kid’s Pond, and Rio Grande downstream of Elephant Butte Reservoir.
Conejos River Fishing Report May 2014 Just wanted to give a quick update about what is going on with the trout and the Conejos this spring. I have been talking to Troy, Isaac and Pat about the fishing and it is time to get your fish on! I had a chance to go down and […]
January 1, 2013 Northeast Cabresto Lake: The lake and campground closed May 14 and will stay closed while the dam is being rebuilt. Charette Lakes: Closed for the season. Clayton Lake: Closed for the season. Conchas Lake: Fishing from the bank was slow for all species. We had no reports from boaters. Coyote Creek: We […]
I have been talking to Troy, Isaac and Pat about the fishing and it is time to get your fish on! I had a chance to go down and spend a couple days and make some casts myself and had a great time. Troy and I caught a lot of fish in the softer water […]
January 2013 Stocking Trout Report New Mexico Fly Fishing Stocking Report Triploid Rainbow Trout Water Name ANIMAS RIVER BATAAN LAKE BLACK RIVER BLUE HOLE PARK POND BLUEWATER LAKE BLUEWATER LAKE CARLSBAD MUNICIPAL LAKE CARRIZOZO RECREATION LAKE CHAMA RIVER (BELOW ABIQUIU) EL RITO CREEK (nr Santa Rosa) ESCONDIDA LAKE ESTANCIA PARK LAKE GLENWOOD POND GLENWOOD POND […]
Fishing for white bass is reported as fair but slowing down. Most anglers are catching fish with shiners and spinners. Stripped bass are reported slow by the dam with a few fish being landed. No report on other species.