Calendar

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Jul
21
Sat
OHV Safety Class: ATV @ ABQ Shooting Range Park
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

All students must pre-register prior to class.

Click Icon of OHV Safety Class Pre-registration Instructions OHV Safety Class Pre-registration Instructions  for instructions to pre-register for a hands-on class.

Online training is also available that provides the required safety permit after completion (see Safety and Training: Online Training tab).

New Mexico law requires anyone younger than 18 to obtain a safety permit prior to operating an OHV on public lands. The Department offers free hands-on ATV or off-highway motorcycle (OHM) training that provides a safety permit after completion. Students must use a properly registered OHV and all necessary safety equipment. Training machines and safety equipment (helmets, eye protection, boots, and gloves) are available to pre-registered students by reservation.

Jul
25
Wed
Public Meeting Proposed Changes: Deer, Elk, and E-PLUS Rules
Jul 25 – Aug 2 all-day

See Proposals Under Consideration for details.

Roswell: 6 to 7:30 p.m. July 25 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 1912 W. Second Street
Las Cruces: 6 to 7:30 p.m. July 26 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 2715 Northrise Drive
Santa Fe: 6 to 7:30 p.m. August 1 at the Santa Fe Community College (Jemez Room 1), 6401 Richards Ave
Albuquerque: 6 to 7:30 p.m. August 2 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 3841 Midway Place, NE

Aug
11
Sat
OHV Safety Class: ATV @ Los Lunas River Park
Aug 11 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

All students must pre-register prior to class.

Click Icon of OHV Safety Class Pre-registration Instructions OHV Safety Class Pre-registration Instructions  for instructions to pre-register for a hands-on class.

Online training is also available that provides the required safety permit after completion (see Safety and Training: Online Training tab).

New Mexico law requires anyone younger than 18 to obtain a safety permit prior to operating an OHV on public lands. The Department offers free hands-on ATV or off-highway motorcycle (OHM) training that provides a safety permit after completion. Students must use a properly registered OHV and all necessary safety equipment. Training machines and safety equipment (helmets, eye protection, boots, and gloves) are available to pre-registered students by reservation.

Aug
22
Wed
Deadline: 2018 Pheasant & Sandhill Crane Draw Hunts
Aug 22 all-day

Deadline to apply for 2018 pheasant and sandhill crane draw hunts. For details see the appropriate rules booklet.

Aug
30
Thu
Public Meeting Proposed Changes: Manner & Method Rule
Aug 30 – Sep 11 all-day

See Proposals Under Consideration for details.

Las Cruces: 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 2715 Northrise Drive.
Albuquerque: 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 3841 Midway Place, NE.
Roswell: 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 5 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 1912 W. Second Street.
Raton: 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 11 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 215 York Canyon Road.

Sep
1
Sat
Season Begins: 2018 Fall Bow-Only Turkey
Sep 1 all-day

Fall bow-only turkey season begins. See the 2018-2019 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info booklet.

Season Begins: 2018 Grouse & Squirrel
Sep 1 all-day
Sep
8
Sat
Dragonfly Festival
Sep 8 all-day

The 17th annual Dragonfly Festival at Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge, just outside of Roswell. Visit for the poach coach, archery, and the catfish pool setup for fishing. Click the link for more details:
https://www.fws.gov/refuge/Bitter_Lake/visit/events_calendar/festival.html