Calendar

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Jun
3
Sat
Outdoor Adventure Day, Roswell @ Spring River Zoo Fishing Pond
Jun 3 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm

Registration opens at 7:30 a.m.  Fishing Derby from 8:00 a.m. to Noon.

Fun times for the whole family! Free t-shirt and goodie bag for the first 200 kids! With prizes for largest fish, smallest fish, and many random drawings. Also archery, indoor pellet gun range, OHV simulator, and games. Hotdogs (while supplies last) at 11 a.m.

For more information call Game & Fish at 575-624-6135 or Officer Tyson Sanders at 575-840-7483

Icon of Outdoor Adventure Day at the Zoo: Flier Outdoor Adventure Day at the Zoo: Flier
Jun
10
Sat
Youth Archery 3D and Rifle Shoot, Ft Stanton @ Rob Jaggers Campground
Jun 10 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

New Mexico Game & Fish and Bureau of Land Management  – Free Youth Archery 3d and .22 Rifle Shoot

Icon of Youth Archery 3D and .22 Rifle Shoot Flier Youth Archery 3D and .22 Rifle Shoot Flier
Aug
19
Sat
Outdoor Expo 2017 – Day 1 @ ABQ Shooting Range Park
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Event Dates:
Day 1: Aug. 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Day 2: Aug. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Free events include catfish pond, firearm and archery target shooting, spin casting, fly tying, climbing wall, kayak instruction, exhibits and much more. Learn from experts how to improve your fishing, shooting and outdoor skills. Keep the dates open and watch for more information: www.wildlife.state.nm.us.

NMDGF Outdoor Expo 2017 Event Map

Aug
20
Sun
Outdoor Expo 2017 – Day 2 @ ABQ Shooting Range Park
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Event Dates:
Day 1: Aug. 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Day 2: Aug. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Free events include catfish pond, firearm and archery target shooting, spin casting, fly tying, climbing wall, kayak instruction, exhibits and much more. Learn from experts how to improve your fishing, shooting and outdoor skills. Keep the dates open and watch for more information: www.wildlife.state.nm.us.

NMDGF Outdoor Expo 2017 Event Map

Aug
29
Tue
Public Meetings: Proposed Changes to Fishing Rules
Aug 29 – Sep 7 all-day

See news release for details, dates and locations: Public meetings will address proposed changes to fishing rules

Sep
23
Sat
Free Fishing Day 2017
Sep 23 all-day

Fish without a license statewide June 3 and Sept. 23 . All other rules and regulations apply. Get outdoors! Find a fishing hole near you.

Oct
12
Thu
Public Meetings: Proposed Changes Pronghorn Rule
Oct 12 – Nov 16 all-day

For complete details see the following news release: Public meetings will address proposed changes in pronghorn rule.

To gather public comments, four public meetings will be conducted:

  • Albuquerque: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 3841 Midway Place, NE.
  • Las Vegas: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at the New Mexico State Police Office, 520 South Commerce.
  • Roswell: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 1912 W. Second St.
  • Las Cruces: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 2715 Northrise Drive.
Dec
16
Sat
OHV Safety Class: ATV @ ABQ Shooting Range Park
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 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 dirt bike training that provides a safety permit after completion. Students must provide a properly registered OHV and all necessary safety equipment.