About Ute Reservoir
Fishing, water sports and more await at one of New Mexico’s longest lakes.
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The Channel catfish is very highly regarded for its food and sports value. The Channel catfish is most abundant in the central part of U.S. and southern states.
The largemouth bass is the most popular freshwater game fish in the U.S. Learn more about how you can identify a largemouth bass, where to catch it and what bait and lures to use.
They are an excellent light tackle fish that will take a bait or lure readily.
The walleye is a wide-ranging, North American species that occurs virtually everywhere on the mainland.
The smallmouth bass is the second largest member of the sunfish family attaining a weight of almost 12 lb.
Crappies are members of the sunfish and the black bass family. Black crappies can be found in large ponds and shallow areas of lakes.
Nearby Points of Interest
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Conservation Through Participation
You can help support and protect our aquatic natural resources by simply going fishing and boating. Buying a fishing license, respecting other anglers, practicing catch and release, being mindful of water conservation, keeping the environment around us clean and fishing responsibly are just some of the ways you can participate.
Responsible Fishing Starts With You
Learn more about how fish populations and habitats are managed, the connection between fishing and water quality, and the importance of fishing laws.