Farmington and the Four Corners area is home to endless recreational possibilities, including waters for the fishing trip of a lifetime. With an array of waters for you to choose from, active families and outdoor adventurers alike are sure to find their fishing preference with all of the wonderful and scenic waters of the Four Corners area. With options for anglers, fly and reel fishers, Farmington and the surrounding areas should make any fisher’s “must fish” list, as our waters are popular with anglers from across the globe.
For regulations and license information, visit New Mexico Game and Fish or call (800) ASK FISH. Keep up on what is happening at your favorite fishing hole by checking the Weekly Fishing Report.
The Four Corners region is home to fishing holes of all kinds and holds plenty of adventures waiting to be explored. While the San Juan River tops the “must fish” list, the area has several lakes and rivers, each providing a unique and memorable fishing trip experience!
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Lake Farmington is popular for family friendly outdoor adventures and is open year-round for fishing and seasonally for non-motorized watercraft. The area also features trails for mountain biking, off-roading, horseback riding and wildlife watching.
The San Juan River is known for world-class trout fishing. The 4 miles of Special Trout Waters at the base of Navajo Dam brings anglers from across the globe for year round fishing. The water released from Navajo Lake is clear, cold and rich in nutrients and sustains one of the most prolific trout populations in North America in terms of size and quantity.