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Fishing New Mexico

EZFishing brings you New Mexico's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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Find any of the 7562 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


New Mexico Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in New Mexico.

New Mexico Fishing Regulations

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New Mexico Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.

Links to New Mexico Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of New Mexico's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

New Mexico Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in New Mexico.

  • One of NM's largest private companies to be acquired
  • Santa Monica Seafood has agreed to acquire most of the assets of Seattle Fish Co. of New Mexico Inc. The Rancho Dominguez, California-based company will acquire Seattle Fish Co.'s customer base and operating facilities, along with inventory, trade payables
  • The Business Journals
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  • 3/12/2018 11:42:00 AM
  • Kid Fishing Fair at Tingley Beach Sunday
  • The event is free and open to the public, but children 12 years and older must have a New Mexico fishing license to fish. The ABQ BioPark is an accessible facility and a division of the Cultural Services Department, City of Albuquerque, Tim Keller ...
  • Albuquerque Journal
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  • 2/23/2018 12:53:00 AM
  • Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show This Weekend in Albuquerque, N.M.
  • ALBUQUERQUE – The annual New Mexico Outdoor Adventures Hunting and Fishing Show will be Friday-Sunday, Feb.16-18 at the state fairgrounds in Albuquerque. The event is bigger and better than ever with new exhibits and hands-on activities hosted by the New .
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  • 2/14/2018 6:52:00 AM
  • Hunter Education Camp planned in March by Game and Fish
  • Officials with the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish are offering a special hunter education camp where youths can receive hands-on training and earn their hunter education certification. The camp is open to youths ages 11 to 17, who are accompanied .
  • Ruidoso News
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  • 2/7/2018 8:54:00 PM
  • Game and Fish gears up for annual wolf survey
  • The Arizona Department of Game and Fish advised that residents in northeastern Arizona and western New Mexico may notice the low-flying helicopters as biologists work to catalog wolves in the area. The effort is the work of multiple agencies working ...
  • Eastern Arizona Courier
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  • 1/18/2018 9:00:00 AM
  • Smell, Memory
  • Tennis, to me, smells like chlorine and white sage and tuna fish. I grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where the courts always wheeze dust when you walk on them and the dry heat shimmers off the net in the middle of summer. Our family belonged to a tennis
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  • 1/9/2018 4:15:00 PM
  • Man who freed fox from trap is in hot water
  • A man who recently released a fox from a foot-hold trap near Placitas found himself in a bind after the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish learned about the incident. Gary Miles, founder and owner of Placitas Animal Rescue, said a Game and Fish officer
  • ABQJournal
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  • 1/6/2018 7:17:00 AM
  • Live Toy, Dead Toy
  • My husband and I spend it on the road between Texas and Utah. At noon he guides the dusty brick of our Jeep off the highway to find a restaurant in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where we eat fish instead of turkey because it’s lighter, quicker. Then back into .
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  • 1/4/2018 12:38:00 PM
  • NM Game and Fish plans new Roswell location
  • ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico Game and Fish is planning to build a new location in the southeast part of the state. According to the Roswell Daily Record, the department wants to build a $6.5 million administrative and educational services complex in .
  • KRQE News 13
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  • 12/27/2017 9:04:00 PM
  • Dirt Every Day Episode 72: UTV Fishing Trip to New Mexico
  • On episode 72 of Dirt Every Day presented by Tire Rack, Fred Williams and Dave Chappelle decide it’s time to take a break from building crazy 4x4s and just do what normal people do, so they hitch a small boat to the back of a Yamaha Wolverine UTV and ...
  • Four Wheeler
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  • 12/15/2017 7:22:00 PM
  • New Mexico: Cimarron River Fish Safe to Eat
  • EAGLE NEST – Recent tests of trout in the Cimarron River show that the fish are now safe to eat because no traces of pollution were found from a 2016 fuel spill. A 1.5-mile stretch of the river off N.M. 64 within the Colin Neblett Wildlife Area and ...
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  • 12/12/2017 9:57:00 AM
  • New Mexico: Dec. 20 Meeting on Private Lands River Access
  • ALBUQUERQUE – The New Mexico Game Commission will meet Wednesday, Dec. 20, in Albuquerque to consider a rule that would allow the commission and the Department of Game and Fish director to establish rules, requirements, definitions and regulations ...
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  • 12/11/2017 8:34:00 AM
  • Arizona: Gila Trout Growing in Sterling Springs Hatchery
  • Sixty-five thousand Gila Trout eggs arrived at the hatchery in spring 2017 from Mora National Fish Hatchery in New Mexico. Staff at Sterling Springs have carefully been caring for the trout, which will be used to stock recreational Gila Trout fisheries ...
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  • 12/7/2017 8:01:00 AM
  • Game and Fish officers help untangle deer caught in fence
  • Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) RATON, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico Game and Fish stepped in to help a ...
  • KRQE News 13
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  • 12/7/2017 5:09:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife Service plan calls for release of 12 newborn wolf pups
  • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to release 12 newborn Mexican wolf pups in New Mexico and Arizona over the coming year as part of its strategy to recover an endangered species that suffers from severe inbreeding and weak genetics.
  • Santa Fe New Mexican
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  • 12/5/2017 7:05:00 AM
  • Game & Fish loses suit over hunter privacy
  • SANTA FE – A state district judge has ordered the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish to turn over the email addresses of individuals who applied for state hunting licenses to Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn, who has sparred with the agency over access ..
  • ABQJournal
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  • 12/1/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • 2 Game and Fish trailers stolen in San Juan County
  • Two Game and Fish trailers were stolen from a property on New Mexico Highway 170 in San Juan County. One trailer was used to store training equipment for firearm training. It’s a 16-foot trailer. The other is a 12-foot Big Tex flatbed with a steel ramp.
  • KRQE News 13
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  • 11/29/2017 10:44:00 PM
  • New Mexico: San Juan River Enhancements to Begin Dec. 15
  • FARMINGTON – The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish will begin a river enhancement project on Dec. 15 on the San Juan River at Navajo Lake State Park from Simon Point Day-Use Area downriver to the Crusher Hole Day-Use Area. Temporary closures of ...
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  • 11/29/2017 7:49:00 AM
  • Sec. Zinke Declares October as National Hunting and Fishing Month
  • In August, Zinke announced a proposal to expand hunting and fishing opportunities at 10 National Wildlife Refuges, according to a department statement, and the initial states of a plan to make New Mexico's Sabinoso Wilderness accessible for the first time
  • WFMY News 2
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  • 9/22/2017 1:38:00 AM
  • Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Presents Annual Awards
  • The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish- Field Operations Division was selected as the 2016 Conservation Law Enforcement Award recipient for its work in bringing a to justice a serial poacher. The level of collaboration, outside the box thinking ...
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  • 9/21/2017 6:26:00 AM
  • New Mexico Seeks Next Generation of Conservation Officers
  • SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish is seeking qualified men and women to join the next generation of conservation officers who protect and conserve the state's wildlife and natural resources. The department is accepting applications ...
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  • 9/6/2017 12:52:00 PM
  • Game and Fish urges caution as bears come down from mountains to forage
  • Bear sightings are on the rise, which a New Mexico Game and Fish Department spokesman says is normal for this time of year as the hungry creatures come near or into city limits to forage for food while some of their normal mountain fare, such as acorns and
  • Santa Fe New Mexican
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  • 9/2/2017 5:59:00 AM

New Mexico Guides/Outfitters

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New Mexico Fishing Clubs

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