Fishing At Eagle Nest Lake
AKA: Eagle Nest Lake State Park
Fishing for rainbow trout, cutthroat trout, yellow perch, kokanee salmon and northern pike at Eagle Nest Lake in New Mexico.
At 8,200 feet elevation, Eagle Nest Lake is primarily a fishing lake. The water is a bit too chilly for swimming and water sports. This 2,400-acre lake, in the northeast part of the state, is conveniently located at Eagle Nest. Excellent fishing for stocked rainbow trout, cutthroat trout and kokanee salmon is the big draw, plus there is good fishing for northern pike and perch. Virtually all the 16 miles of shoreline is accessible for fishing from the bank. The marina, bait, tackle, boat launch ramp and campgrounds are located at the lake.
Primary fish species residing in Eagle Nest Lake
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Eagle Nest Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Eagle Nest Lake State Park Campground - 575 377-1594
Angel Nest RV Retreat - 575 377-0355
Golden Eagle RV Resort & Grill - 575 377-6188
Lost Eagle RV Park - 575 377-6522
Eagle Nest Lake NM Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Eagle Nest Lake
Eagle Nest Lake State Park
42 Marina Way
Eagle Nest, NM 87718
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Eagle Nest Lake in NM
General Fishing Info
Fishing for trout, salmon and pike in northeast NM.