Jemez River Fishing Report

About The Jemez River

Locals know the vast variety of lactions to wet a line in the Jemez River. The Jemez continually offers spectacular fishing in picturesque mountains. Spend the day fishing below the large cottonwoods taking in the wildlife that is frequently seen along the river. Don't worry, if you aren't a fly fisher the Jemez is also a great river for bait and lure fishing (check restrictions). Rainbow and Brown Trout can be caught here year round. 

Distance from Albuquerque: 40 miles

Fish Species: Rainbow Trout, & Brown Trout

How To Get To The Jemez River

A short drive from Albuquerque, the Jemez offers multilple access points for great fishing. Contact us for further details.  

How's The Jemez Fishing?

November 22, 2019

Fishing near the town of Jemez is good. Fishing for brown trout in the upper streams is good using copper johns and worms. Fishing below battleship rock is good using worms, powerbait and salmon eggs.