November 20, 2018

Ice Fishing Tournament

The annual Ice Fishing tournament will be at Eagle Nest Lake, Eagle Nest Lake State Park, NM @ January 28, 2017

When: January 28, 2017

Where: Eagle Nest Lake State Park Visitor Center

Contestants may begin fishing Tournament eligible fish anytime after registering. Tournament catches must be turned in at the registration location by 2 pm to compete for Tournament prizes.

Prizes will be awarded for “Biggest Fish” in categories 1, 2, & 3. Each contestant will be limited to entering one fish in each of the categories. The total length of the fish will be measured. In case of a tie in length, the girth measurement will take priority. If a tie still exists, the prize will be shared by the winners. Creel winner is based on points for total fish caught in registered species categories

Four Categories:

  1. Trout/Salmon
  2. Perch
  3. Pike
  4. Creel

New Mexico Game and Fish and State Park Regulations will be enforced!

1st Place – 40% of the cash prize

2nd Place – 30% of the cash prize

3rd Place – 20% of the cash prize

4th Place – 10% of the cash prize

Special Thanks To:

  • New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
  • Eagle Nest Lake State Park
  • Eagle Nest Chamber of Commerce
  • Friends of Eagle Nest Lake & Cimarron Canyon State Parks

Contact the Eagles Nest Chamber at 575-377-2420 for more information.

Polar Bear Stomp

polar-bear-stompThis easy, one-hour snowshoe hike is along the shore of Eagle Nest Lake. We’ll enjoy the scenic views and watch for birds. We may even get a visit from a “polar bear”! After the hike we’ll warm up with hot chocolate. Bring snowshoes, water and warm clothes.

When: January 1, 2016 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Where: Eagle Nest Lake State Park

For more information please call 575-377-1594.

23rd Annual Fishfest

troutCatch a tagged fish and be eligible for four jackpot drawings! Nine days of fishing, daily door prizes, a worm-eating contest and lots more family fun. The best trout fishing in New Mexico!

When: September 19-23, 2015

Where: Eagle Nest Lake State Park

Cost: $20 (For all nine days!)

For more information, please call 575-377-69141.

Sponsored by Eagle Nest Chamber of Commerce.

La Noche – A Fiesta For The Arts

la-nocheIf you have never attended La Noche or you attend every year, please purchase your tickets now.

When: July 10, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Where: Eagle Nest Lake State Park

Tickets for members of the Moreno Valley Arts Council $75.00, non-member $80.00.

Tickets are available at the Angel Fire Chamber of Commerce or from any MVAC Board member.

Call 575-377-6273 for tickets.

Go Jump In the Lake

Eagle Nest Lake State Park Presents 2011 Polar Bear Plunge

Saturday, January 1, 2011

Registration and activities begin at 9:00 am, plungers into the lake at 11:00 am.

Full info at For questions please call 575-377-6128.