: EAGLE NEST LAKE: Bank fishing was fair using PowerBait for rainbow trout. A few were also caught by anglers using small spoons. Fishing was slow to fair using large streamers and spoons for northern pike. The lake is now open to boating, but courtesy docks are not yet in place. For updated conditions, contact the state park office at (575) 377-1594.
Reported by: Mountain View Cabins
Lures & Spinners
This 2,000-acre impoundment alongside U.S. 64 northeast of Taos is one of the state's premier kokanee and trout lakes; also has yellow perch. Good in open water or through ice for 14-inch-plus rainbows.