Cochiti Lake Fishing Report

About Cochiti Lake

A nice lake near Pena Blanca, NM allows for great day fishing from Albuquerque. Cochiti offers great fishing year round.

Surface Area: 1,200 acres

Elevation:  5,500 feet

Distance from Albuquerque: 50 miles

Fish Species: Perch, Crappie, Northern Pike, White Bass, Largmouth Bass & Smallmouth Bass

How To Get To Cochiti Lake

Located a few hours north of Albuquerque, the Cimmaron River offers multiple access points. Contact us for more details.  

How's Cochiti Lake Fishing?

April 6,2019

Fishing for catfish has been EXCELLENT using worms, dough bait and liver. Fishing was slower for walleye using grubs and crank baits. Fishing was also fair using spinner baits and jigs.