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Annual Events promoted by Friends of Eagle Nest Lake and Cimarron Canyon Sate Parks in conjunction with New Mexico State Parks and other entities are listed below. For activities by other entities associated with the 100th Anniversary of Eagle Nest Lake Dam, click here!
IMPORTANT - PLEASE NOTE: To make your visit more enjoyable, please comply with all NM State Park and Wilderness Area rules and regulations, including appropriate passes and permits. More information go to our Parks Use Regulations page!
  • January 2018
    • New Year's Day Polar Bear Challenge Events at Eagle Nest Lake State Park.
      • Polar Bear Stomp
      • Polar Bear Plunge when water conditions permit Disc Golf nearest the pin
    • January 27, 2018 (last Saturday in January) - Ice Fishing Tournament
  • May 2018
    • May 12, 2018
      •  Children’s Fishing Derby at Gavel Pit Lakes, Maverick Campground, Cimarron Canyon State Parks. (Saturday before Mother's Day).
    • May or June TBA 2018 - Eagle Nest Lake Shore Cleanup.
  • June 2018
    • June 2, 2018 National Trails Day Hike (First Saturday in June each year)
  • August 2017
    • August 5, 2017 River Roundup on Cimarron Canyon River 575-377-6271

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Eagle Nest Lake State Park Visitor Center
42 Marina Way
Eagle Nest, NM 87718

Cimarron Canyon State Park Visitor Center
28869 Highway 64
Eagle Nest, NM 87718
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