: SNOW LAKE: Fishing was good using salmon peach and chartreuse PowerBait for trout.
Reported by: New Mexico F&G
Lures & Spinners
Lake fishing on the Gila National Forest is limited
to three manmade lakes, the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish stock all with rainbow trout in fall, winter and spring months.
lake and Snow lake offer year round trout fishing and Lake Roberts offers trout
fishing during the cooler months and warm water fishing for channel catfish and
small mouth bass during the summer months. There are an additional three lakes,
Bear Canyon Reservoir, Wall Lake, and Bill Evans Lake located adjacent to the
Forest that are leased by the NMDGF where the public is welcome to fish.