: EAGLE NEST LAKE: Fishing was good using small ice jigs tipped with Power Bait, worms and wax worms for perch. Fishing was fair using ice jigs, worms, salmon eggs and Power Bait for trout. We had no reports on other species. Snowmobiles and 4 wheel drive vehicles are now permitted on the ice but must enter at the boat ramp. For updated ice conditions contact the State Park office at (575) 377-1594. An ice fishing derby is scheduled for Feb. 7. For more information contact Bruce at (575) 377-6188.
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.