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Eagle Nest Lake State Park


Eagle Nest Lake State Park is fully open, fishing has been rated as very good for trout and perch. A few pike have been caught recently, kokanee is very slow. There is a strong Blue-Green Algae bloom so please stay out of the water as it is toxic to humans and dogs. Campground is open with reservations available at nmparks.com. 7/23/2018 - ongoing


No closures are posted.


Stage I Fire Restrictions: Building, maintaining, attending or using a fire, campfire, charcoal, coal, or wood stove is prohibited except in State Park developed camp and picnic grounds where grills and stoves are provided by the State Park. 8/7/2018 - ongoing
The use of devices fueled solely by liquid petroleum or LPG fuels that can be turned on and off is allowed. Such devices can only be used in an area that is barren or cleared of all overhead and surrounding flammable materials within three (3) feet of the device. Smoking is prohibited, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site/improved site, or while standing in an area at least three feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable material. 8/7/2018 - ongoing

Boating Conditions

Elevation (MSL): 8,114.640
Surface (Acres): 1,477.760
Volume (Acre Feet): 31,851.000
Last Updated 9/10/2018

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(575) 377-1594
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