New Mexico Fishing Destinations

River's Bend Fishing Site

Apache Trout Brown Trout Cutthroat Trout and 1 more species

River's Bend Fishing Site is a picturesque fishing area located in New Mexico, USA. The area is known for its amazing fishing opportunities, and anglers can expect to catch a variety of fish species including rainbow trout, brown trout, and cutthroat trout.

Apart from fishing, there are plenty of activities to do in the area, such as hiking, camping, and bird watching. The nearby Rio Grande Gorge Bridge is also a popular spot for tourists and provides breathtaking vistas of the surrounding landscape.

For fishing enthusiasts, the best time to visit River's Bend Fishing Site is during the spring and fall when the water temperature is ideal for trout. During these times, the average temperature ranges from 50-70°F.

Anglers are advised to use fly fishing techniques when fishing in the area, as it is known to be more effective in catching trout. Additionally, using small nymphs and dry flies with light tippets can increase an angler's chances of catching fish.

Overall, River's Bend Fishing Site is a must-visit destination for anglers looking for a serene and productive fishing experience in the heart of New Mexico. Get driving directions.

Weather Outlook

Fish Species

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The apache trout is considered to be critically endangered by the IUCN.

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The brown trout is one of the world’s most widely distributed and highly esteemed freshwater fish.

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Cutthroat trout are the most widely distributed of all the western trouts of North America.

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The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.