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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
Peaceful - scenic - friendly

My wife and I spent a summer weekend here to see a concert - turned out to be a place we plan to... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
Nolensville, TN
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Quiet, gorgeous lake, offering camping and trout fishing.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible31%
28 Apr 2017
“Camping and "to" fish”
1 Sep 2016
“Peaceful - scenic - friendly”
42 Marina Ln, NM 87718

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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
Reviewed 1 September 2016

My wife and I spent a summer weekend here to see a concert - turned out to be a place we plan to come back to for more time. Lot's to see within an hours drive, lake for fishing and boating, hiking, horses or just...More

Thank 2CanStan
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!

1  Thank Timmm
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
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
Reviewed 14 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
Reviewed 15 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
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
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
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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