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Navajo Lake State Park

1448 Highway 511 Unit 1, Navajo Dam, NM 87419-9713
+1 505-632-8734
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Beautiful lake

Great Smallmouth Bass fishing on a beautiful lake! Hire a guide to take you out on these clear... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Baltimore, Maryland
Good fishing and decent campsites

Stayed a week at the Rosa campground. Quick, easy access to the lake from most sites. Not many... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Jackson, Wyoming
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“fly fish” (3 reviews)
“large lake” (2 reviews)
1448 Highway 511 Unit 1, Navajo Dam, NM 87419-9713
+1 505-632-8734
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Great Smallmouth Bass fishing on a beautiful lake! Hire a guide to take you out on these clear, pristine waters!

Thank JimandMary
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed a week at the Rosa campground. Quick, easy access to the lake from most sites. Not many mature trees near the campsites makes shade tough, especially with the persistent wind. Caught catfish and pike from the shore and boat. Will go back.

Thank orngjuce
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We went to try and fish in the lake but it's mainly geared for boat fishing. We couldn't find anywhere to fish on shore. The views were simply amazing though.

1  Thank dmbmonkey311
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Big campsites by the river. Great place to get unhooked and enjoy nature. Most people were fly fishing. We visited the sites in a 3 hour radius. Aztec Village is close by for shopping and restaurants. Early April's weather was from snow to 70 degrees....More

1  Thank Kay Y
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The views are beautiful and our first day was very pleasant. Shoreline was pretty. The second night was very noisy until quite late, maybe midnight. No one seemed to do anything about it. The bathroom in the lowest campground is out of service for maintenance...More

1  Thank SubmitReviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I would come back here again and again if I lived closer. The campsites are the best, and have incredible views of the lake. We were caught in a downpour for a few hours, but after the rain was done it was gorgeous out. Park...More

1  Thank hotelmagellaninn
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

A well kept park with two major campsites. RV friendly dump sites. Electric and water as well as covered picnic tables. The staff are friendly and hard working.

2  Thank GREGORY S
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I was very impressed by the beautiful views of the San Juan river and beautiful Navajo lake. I stay in campgrounds to save money and to enjoy the beautiful outdoors while traveling. The pine campground above the Navajo Dam marina has great views of the...More

Thank 411troyb
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Beautiful piece of ground on the coolest trout river ever. Cottonwoods are turning yellow and the fishing is over the top

Thank androsmama
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This is one of New Mexico's best State Parks even though we only saw one park employee the entire time we were there, the park is nice clean and quite at least in the areas that we were in. Caught several species of fish in...More

1  Thank mountains74
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Jim C
18 September 2016|
Response from mountains74 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on Carrier and it's spotty
Jim C
18 September 2016|
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Response from Leslie N | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Cottonwood, have ATT, had 1-2 bars at the river where we fished. I heard other carriers are better.
19 August 2015|
Response from Vivian F | Reviewed this property |
We did not fish. We only rode by the lake once in a thunderstorm and there were no people fishing.