Guide To Fishing At Conchas Lake
AKA: Conchas Reservoir
Known for enjoyable boating, Conchas Lake is a 9,600-acre lake in the northeast part of the state, 20 miles northwest of Tucumcari. The lake is also home to healthy populations of numerous fish species.
Fish species residing in this warm-water lake include bass, crappie, catfish, walleye and bluegill. About 60 miles of shoreline provide fishing enthusiasts ample places to wet a line. Shoreline fishing is an option at numerous places around the lake for those wishing to fish from the bank. Eight boat launch ramps provide easy launch for all types of watercraft from canoes and kayaks to fishing and pleasure boats.
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye and bluegill at Conchas Lake in New Mexico.
Primary fish species residing in Conchas Lake
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Conchas Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NO
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Bell Pointe Recreation Area Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off Cove Boat Ramp Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Southside Recreation Area Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, east side, off Cannon Cove Drive, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Conchas Lake State Park Campground - 575 868-2270
Conchas Lake NM Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Conchas Lake State Park Campground
502 Bell Ranch Rd
Conchas, NM 88416
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General Fishing Info
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Conchas Lake offers fishing for bass, catfish, crappie, walleye and bluegill in northern NM.