Santa Rosa Lake Fishing Report

About Santa Rosa Lake

Offering lots of water sports oppurtunites, Santa Rosa is a hidden gem in Eastern New Mexioc. Santa Rosa offers excellent spring and summer bass fishing.

Surface Area: 1,500 acres

Elevation: 4,600 feet

Distance From Albuquerque: 121 miles

Fish Species: Walleye, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, & Catfish

How To Get To Santa Rosa Lake

Directions from Albuquerque, take I-40 East to exit 273. Follow 2nd Street north to Eddy Ave, follow signs North for 7 miles to Santa Rosa Lake State Park.

How's Santa Rosa Lake Fishing?

April 6, 2019

Fishing is fair using crank baits and grubs for both smallmouth and largemouth bass. Fishing is fair for walleye using tubes and minnows.