Calendar

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Jun
25
Sat
Free AIS Inspections @ Albuquerque
Jun 25 – Jun 28 all-day

Get your free watercraft inspections in Albuquerque on June 25th, 26th, or 28th before the 4th of July holiday. Seals received will expedite your entry at a New Mexico waterbody.

For further AIS information see:
www.wildlife.state.nm.us/ais
www.facebook.com/aquaticaliens

Feb
17
Fri
Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show 2017 – Day 1 @ Manuel Lujan Bldg, Expo NM
Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Event Dates Announced:
Day 1: Feb 17@ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Day 2: Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day 3: Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come see the latest equipment for hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation. New models of off-highway vehicles, recreational vehicles, boats and kayaks will be on display. And as always, outfitters, guides and conservation organizations will be on hand to offer their services and advice.

Interested vendors please contact estelle.gonzales@state.nm.us for more information.

Feb
18
Sat
Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show 2017 – Day 2 @ Manuel Lujan Bldg, Expo NM
Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Event Dates Announced:
Day 1: Feb 17@ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Day 2: Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day 3: Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come see the latest equipment for hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation. New models of off-highway vehicles, recreational vehicles, boats and kayaks will be on display. And as always, outfitters, guides and conservation organizations will be on hand to offer their services and advice.

Interested vendors please contact estelle.gonzales@state.nm.us for more information.

2017 NM Governor’s Special Hunt Auction & Banquet @ Creative Arts Bldg, Expo NM
Feb 18 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Event Dates Announced:

  • Doors open at 5 p.m., Dinner served at 7 p.m., Auction begins at 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017
  • Expo NM Creative Arts Center, 300 San Pedro Dr. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108

Steven Rinella, host of the hit TV show MeatEater, will join the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish at the Governor’s Special Hunt Auction and Banquet. Once again, the department will be auctioning over a dozen premier hunting and fishing packages to benefit the Game Protection Fund of New Mexico.

Don’t miss your opportunity to bid on one of many spectacular hunts, including elk, ibex, oryx and mule deer, coues deer, pronghorn, turkey, upland game hunting and premier fishing excursions.

There will be many other items in the live auction, silent auction, raffles, and games including additional hunts, over 25 firearms, hunting, fishing and camping gear, art, and much more! Proceeds benefit the NM Youth Conservation Foundation’s First in the Field program.

Ticket prices for this event are $500 for a Reserved Table for 10, $100 per couple and $55 for a single. All tickets include a gift.

To purchase tickets, visit online, www.firstinthefield.org. For information, please contact the New Mexico Youth Conservation Foundation, (505) 433-7001 or call the Department toll-free, (888) 248-6866.

Icon of 2017 Governor's Special Hunt Auction & Banquet Flyer 2017 Governor's Special Hunt Auction & Banquet Flyer
Feb
19
Sun
Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show 2017 – Day 3 @ Manuel Lujan Bldg, Expo NM
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Event Dates Announced:
Day 1: Feb 17@ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Day 2: Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day 3: Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come see the latest equipment for hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation. New models of off-highway vehicles, recreational vehicles, boats and kayaks will be on display. And as always, outfitters, guides and conservation organizations will be on hand to offer their services and advice.

Interested vendors please contact estelle.gonzales@state.nm.us for more information.

Jun
3
Sat
Free Fishing Day 2017
Jun 3 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.

Jun
10
Sat
OHV Safety Class: ATV @ Hackberry Lake BLM OHV Area
Jun 10 @ 6:00 am – 10:00 am

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.

Jun
17
Sat
OHV Safety Class: ATV @ Rodriguez Park
Jun 17 @ 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 dirt bike training that provides a safety permit after completion. Students must provide a properly registered OHV and all necessary safety equipment.