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Eagle Nest Lake State Park


Effective immediately Eagle Nest Lake is open for Boating. Both of the Courtesy Docks are partially installed but fully functional. Please wear your life vest, and make sure you have all safety equipment and a current registration. Campground is open, all sites are still first come first served. 5/7/2017 - ongoing
Eagle Nest Lake State Park is fully open for all activities. Lake level is up over 30 feet from last year, and fishing is considered good for most species. Please stay out of the water as there is a very strong Blue-Green Algae bloom which is toxic to animals and humans- don't let dogs anywhere near the water. Campground is open with 6 reservable sites and 13 first come first served. 7/31/2017 - ongoing


No closures are posted.


Fires allowed only in agency-built fire rings or grills 3/17/2017 - ongoing

Boating Conditions

Elevation (MSL): 8,119.150
Surface (Acres): 1,680.900
Volume (Acre Feet): 42,502.000
Last Updated 8/7/2017

Office Phone

(575) 377-1594
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