Is fly fishing good in New Mexico? New Mexico has some of the best fly fishing in the United States. The San Juan River quality waters below Navajo Lake reservoir dam is consistently named as some of the best trout fisheries in the country.
Is there fishing in Taos? Its tributaries, the Red River, Rio Costilla, Chama, and the Conejos also have world class fishing, beauty, and an opportunity for quiet contemplation. With all these different options, Taos provides great fishing opportunities for anglers of all skill levels.
Can you fish in Taos Ski Valley? Both the experienced angler and the novice will find success in the rivers and streams surrounding Taos Ski Valley. Fly Fishing the Rio Hondo that winds along NM-150 into Taos Ski Valley will net you native cutthroat, brown and rainbow trout.
What kind of fish are in the Rio Grande by Taos? The Rio Grande has over 50 miles of pristine trout water that runs thought a gorgeous and lightly fished canyon. The lower river however, can be easily accessed by vehicle. The middle and upper sections are reached by trail and boast large populations of wild browns and rainbows.