Conejos River Fly Fishing Public Access FR 250 Near Spectacle Lake Campground July 16, 2020

Conejos River Fly Fishing Public Access FR 250 Near Spectacle Lake Campground July 16, 2020

Catching a 5-pound rainbow trout is possible on the Conejos River throughout the summer and fall seasons, but you better be willing to get up early before the fish fill up. The Conejos River runs southeast, turns east toward Antonito, then empties into the famous Rio Grande. A dirt forest service road parallels the river […]

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Trujillo Meadows Trout Fishing

Trujillo Meadows Trout Fishing

Trujillo Meadows Reservoir, a short drive north of Chama, New Mexico, is 69 surface acres in size. The lake offers fishing for browns, rainbows and occasional brook trout. There is a boat ramp, small motorized and non-motorized boats are allowed. The lake is a no-wake lake. Trujillo Meadows Reservoir, fed by the Rio de los […]

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Heron Lake Trout Fishing Public Access

Heron Lake Trout Fishing Public Access

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 […]

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El Vado Lake Trout Fishing Public Access

El Vado Lake Trout Fishing Public Access July 14, 2020

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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