Fish with Eddy
This shallow 66 acre lake is located on the Pecos River. Bring your canoe, kayak or small trolling boat and fish for white bass, catfish and bream.
For More Information (http://www.emnrd.state.nm.us/SPD/BOATINGWeb/AvalonReservoir.html)
Black River Recreation Area
The Black River Recreation Area is 1,200 acres featuring rare species of plants, fish and reptiles, hiking, fishing and picnicking. Enjoy fishing on the clear waters for bluegill, bass and catfish while nearby Higby Hole is stocked with rainbow trout in the winter.
For More Information (http://www.blm.gov/nm/st/en/prog/recreation/carlsbad/black_river.html)
This man-made reservoir is popular for boating and fishing. Brantley Lake is stocked with bass, white bass, catfish, carp, blue gill, walleye and crappie. Come camp on one of their 51 developed campsites and enjoy electricity, shower facilities, playground, and visitor center
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Lake Carlsbad Recreation Area
Complete with boat docks, picnic facilities, a swimming area, and a playground, the Lake Carlsbad Recreation Area is a popular local fishing spot. There’s something for everyone with a skate park, basketball courts and a walking trail.
For More Information (http://www.cityofcarlsbadnm.com/ParksRecBeach.cfm)