NM Fishing Report & NewsMay 14th, 2015
NM Fishing Report: The run-off from the snow melt has been occurring in many of the locations we fish at for the last month or so. This year it has been a somewhat "off and on" affair...
Cold Waters Video: At the end of the 2014 fishing season, five respected fly fishermen – Craig Mathews of Blue Ribbon Flies, Yvon Chouinard of Patagonia, Steve Hemkens of Orvis, Tim Romano of Angling Trade...
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New Fishing Licenses: Don't forget to get your annual New Mexico and Colorado fishing licenses for this season! Here are some links to get them on line...
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Welcome! We are a fly fishing guide service offering guided fishing trips in the Santa Fe, Chama, and Taos areas as well as on the San Juan River and in the Valles Caldera National Preserve.Our experienced fly fishing guides can take you trout fishing on all types of waters - from large rivers to high mountain spring creeks and lakes, we have them all here in Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado. The landscape is breathtaking and extremely diverse, with everything from deserts, canyons and mountains with alpine forests of pines and aspen to mesas of cactus and juniper. There is excellent fishing all year-round, with lots of fish to be caught. New Mexico is truly western fly fishing's "Land of Enchantment".
We will do our best to ensure that you have fun along with the chance to develop and improve your trout fishing skills. Many years of personal fly fishing and guiding experience enable us to accommodate anyone, from those who have never been fly fishing before, to accomplished anglers. We know our local waters well and do our utmost to match the best fishing location for every individual's desires and needs.
All Fishing Gear Provided...All the fly fishing gear you will need (Sage and Orvis rods & reels, custom tied flies, wading gear, etc.) is provided on all of our fishing trips, at no additional cost. We offer transportation to and from most of the fishing spots we go to. Day trips include great lunches, drinks and snacks. Our all inclusive New Mexico fly fishing packages also include all meals and lodging.
Permitted & Insured...Land of Enchantment Guides is permitted for guided fishing trips by the Santa Fe National Forest, the Carson National Forest, the New Mexico State Parks, the Federal Bureau of Land Management and the Valles Caldera National Preserve. We are also a permitted guide service/outfitter in Colorado (permit #: OUT-2808). All of our guides are certified in CPR/AED and basic first aid and, we are fully insured and bonded.
Please look through our website and photo galleries to get a better idea of what an amazing experience fly fishing for trout in New Mexico can be. Feel free to contact us at anytime, if you have any questions, need more information or if you would like to book a fly fishing trip.
a large rainbow trout hooked on a mouse pattern/dry fly.
(From an episode of Fly Rod Chronicles on The Outdoor Channel)