Caballo Lake Fishing Report
About Caballo Lake
An often overlooked gem in the southern part of New Mexico, this lake offers excellent bass fishing from spring to fall. Nestled among the Caballo Mountains, this lake is sure to quickly become one of your favorites.
Surface Area: 11,000 acres
Elevation: 4,200 feet
Distance from Albuquerque: 162 miles
Fish Species: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, White Bass & Crappie
How To Get To Caballo Lake
Located a few hours south of Albuquerque, Caballo is easy to find. Take I-25 South to exit 71 (County Road BO76) to NM 187 S which will take you directly to the lake.
How's Caballo Lake Fishing?
April 6, 2019
Fishing is fair using cut baits, worms and dough bait for catfish. Fishing is slow for walleye using jerk baits, minnows and crank baits.