: EAGLE NEST LAKE: Perch fishing was very good using worms from the bank and from boats. Fishing for trout was fair trolling Arnies, Z Rays, Platte River specials and Panther Martins tipped with Power Bait. Anglers trolling also picked up a few kokanee. Fishing for northern pike was slow. The 22nd Annual Fish Fest will be Sept. 20-28. For details call (575) 377-6941.
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.