This Week's Fishing Report
Elephant Butte Lake: White Bass continue to be very good early in the mornings and evenings with sassy shad lures. Walleye fishing is slow to fair with jogs and crank baits. Striped bass, averaging 30 inches, are reported as fair in the deep channel north of the dam.
Caballo Lake: Fishing remains the same at fair to good. Water levels are coming up and the lake is near normal level. White bass are being caught with white and candy apple red bombers. Crappie and walleye are reported as good when using shad. A few large catfish have been taken with chicken liver or stink bait.
Rio Grande River: The flow is 125 cfs below Elephant Butte Dam. Catfish are fair using worms, liver or stink bait.