Home owned & family operated since 1972
Eagle Nest Lake Fishing Report
About Eagle Nest Lake

Surface acres: 2000 to 2,500 acres.

Elevation: 8215 ft.

Distance from Albuquerque: 164 miles.

Fish Species: Rainbow trout, Cutthroat trout, Kokanee Salmon, Yellow Perch,& Northern Pike.

How's Eagle Nest Fishing?

February 17,2018

Most of the ice is off the lake and is open to bank fishing. It is still closed to boating. Use salmon eggs and powerbait for trout.

Directions from Albuquerque take I-24 north to Santa Fe. Take 84/285 to Espanola. North to NM 68. Continue to junction of US 64 at Taos. Follow 64 East then follow signs to Eagle Nest.