Lake Farmington covers 215 acres and is managed by the City of Farmington. It is popular for family friendly outdoor adventures and is open year-round for fishing and seasonally to electric and non-motorized watercraft.
Facilities The area features trails for mountain biking, horseback riding and wildlife watching.
Fees Access fee starting April 15, 2017. Additional fees required for boating; no fuel powered watercraft and all craft must be inspected.
Fishing Fishing is permitted year round. Lake species include rainbow trout, largemouth bass, catfish and even pike.
Fishing License New Mexico Game and Fish
Water Recreation A section of the lake, The Beach, is open for swimming. Lifeguards and water play equipment onsite. Entrance to The Beach is free. Hours are 7 days a week from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. May - August. Weekends only August - September. The lake has recently opened to electric and non-motorized boating. Watercraft passes are available at the lake after boat inspection. Kayaks available for rent.
All pets must be on a leash.
Swimming and wading only in designated areas and times.