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Eagle Nest Lake

42 Marina Ln, NM 87718
+1 575-377-1594
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Camping and "to" fish

Camped in closest location to lake in their camping area. Problem, no access to the lake as the... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
MN L
Fishing through the ice!

Had a great weekend fishing through the ice. Caught a ton of perch! Beautiful views and well plowed... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2016
Timmm
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Albuquerque
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Quiet, gorgeous lake, offering camping and trout fishing.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible33%
28 Apr 2017
“Camping and "to" fish”
2 Feb 2016
“Fishing through the ice!”
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42 Marina Ln, NM 87718
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+1 575-377-1594

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Camped in closest location to lake in their camping area. Problem, no access to the lake as the water level is so low. My campsite was not on the lake anymore, but about 1,000 yds away. BUT could not go directly to the lake, due...More

Thank MN L
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Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Had a great weekend fishing through the ice. Caught a ton of perch! Beautiful views and well plowed roads!

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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

This is the most beautiful area have had the pleasure of visiting in NM!! Fishing is wonderful each time I have taken my boat out. I believe the best part of this area is the people! ! Everyone is so friendly and helpful! One of...More

1  Thank Harold A
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Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Small town near Eagle Nest Lake surrounded by mountains and near Wheeler Peak the highest point in New Mexico get place to get away

1  Thank mountains74
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Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I went to this lake to fish. we had heard about some rave reviews so we thought we'd give it a shot. This is one of those lakes where anyone can catch fish. the particular week we were there though the fishing...More

1  Thank Wesley M
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Reviewed 14 April 2015

The Lake has really big pike which is awesome!!! While throwing big streamers with the fly rod for pike I also caught trout over 20 inches and larger Salmon. Very clean campgrounds and bathrooms. Also a small town, Eagle Nest, close by for supplies and...More

4  Thank timothy u
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Reviewed 12 October 2014

The lake is low. Very low. However, boats under 20' long can still launch. If you have a larger boat, either leave it home, or try another lake. As far as larger Northern New Mexico lakes, Eagle Nest lake offers some of the best fishing...More

9  Thank turquoisetrout
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Reviewed 26 September 2014

We had to go to NM (from Colorado) for a wedding. I thought I would turn our trip into a fishing weekend as my partner and I both love to fish. The lake is severely low. So low that there is only one small area...More

1  Thank Angie G
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Reviewed 29 May 2014

Docks are in place, and the water has come up a little. New mexico has been under drought conditions for some time now, but eagle nest lake still has enough water to be enjoyable. I'm a fishing guide on the lake, and trips this year...More

11  Thank turquoisetrout
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Reviewed 11 September 2013

I did not see the campgrounds so I can not comment on that. I entered on the south end of the lake. The site was beautiful! Located at the base of a mountain, wildflowers plentiful, pelicans (yes pelicans!) on the huge lake and an easy...More

3  Thank 13SS
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