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Eagle Nest Lake State Park


Courtesy docks are in place, fishing has been very good from the shoreline with many Pike over 40 inches, limits of trout from 16-24 inches. Perch has been slow. Campground is open please go to nmparks.com for reservations, there are no hook-ups at the campsites. 5/24/2018 - ongoing


No closures are posted.


Effective March 13, 2018 there is a ban on open burning in the unincorporated areas of Colfax County. No outside smoking is permitted except within a 3-foot diameter barren area. The use of "exterior fireplaces, stoves, chimeneas, or charcoal briquette barbeques (except for gas-propane stoves and barbeques), and all open flames in the above designated areas of Colfax County are prohibited. Chainsaws will be permitted provided the manufacturers spark arrestor is in place. 5/24/2018 - ongoing

Boating Conditions

Elevation (MSL): 8,115.940
Surface (Acres): 1,533.240
Volume (Acre Feet): 37,342.000
Last Updated 7/2/2018

Office Phone

(575) 377-1594
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