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Elephant Butte Lake Fishing Report

About Elephant Butte Lake

Surface acres: 40,000 acres.

Elevation: 4407 ft.

Distance from Albuquerque: 145 miles.

Fish Species: Stripped Bass, White Bass, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye, Catfish, Crappie, Sun fish

How's Elephant Butte Fishing?
August 8,2017
Fishing is fair using crank baits, spinners, minnows and grubs for white bass. Use jerk baits, finesse worms, senkos, tubes and spinners for largemouth and smallmouth bass. 
Directions from Albuquerque:  I-25 South to exit 83 to NM 195. Follow Signs to Elephant Butte Lake.