Caballo Reservoir

Quick Facts

Caballo Reservoir

New Mexico

(505) 462-3542

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Things To Do

Overview

The Caballo Mountains serve as a majestic backdrop for the Caballo Dam and Reservoir. For recreational opportunities, the Caballo Lake State Park offers a full array of water sports, winter waterfowl watching, and cactus gardens in bloom. Fishing opportunities on Caballo Reservoir are available for striped bass, white bass, crappie, large-mouth bass, walleye, and catfish. Over 200 camping and picnicking sites, some equipped with electric outlets and grills, makes this park a great place to spend a weekend.

Map of Caballo Reservoir

Latitude, Longitude: 32.961434, -107.305183

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Activities

  • Boating

    Paddle-sport boating, jet-skiing, sailing, and windsurfing are popular on the lake.

  • Camping

    There are developed campsites available within the Caballo State Park.

  • Fishing

    Lake and river provide anglers with the opportunity to catch a variety of fish including catfish, large-mouth bass, walleye, white bass, crappie, bluegill, northern pike, and sunfish.

  • Picnicking

    Picnicking is available within the park and reservoir area.

  • Water Sports

    Boating, sailing, swimming, water skiing, fishing and windsurfing are some of the water activities enjoyed at the park.

Directions

Driving

Caballo Lake State Park is 16 miles south of Truth or Consequences via I-25 exit 59 and NM 187.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(505) 462-3542

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