May
24
Fri
Hunter Education Course Schedule
May 24 – Oct 27 all-day

Check the Hunter Education Course Schedule for new & updated class dates for Hunter Education, Field Day/Live Fire, and Bowhunter Education.  We also offer online course options for New Mexico residents 11 years of age or older.

Jun
5
Wed
OHV Safety Class Schedule
Jun 5 – Jul 13 all-day

Check the Off-Highway Vehicle Calendar for new & updated available class dates.

Jun
20
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting: Angel Fire @ Angel Fire Resort Arbor Hall
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Jul
13
Sat
OHV Safety Class: ATV @ Los Lunas River Park
Jul 13 @ 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
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting: Farmington @ Farmington Civic Center Exhibition Hall
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Sep
28
Sat
National Hunting & Fishing Day 2019
Sep 28 all-day

Anglers can fish for free in New Mexico on Saturday, Sept. 28, as the state celebrates National Hunting and Fishing Day.

Anyone can fish for free in public fishing waters throughout the state Saturday, Sept. 28, but everyone must observe bag limits and all other rules and regulations. For more information, please visit www.wildlife.state.nm.us.

For information about where to fish and what to use, consult the department’s weekly fishing and stocking report. Maps of public fishing waters, lists of where to find family-friendly fishing and tips on how to fish also can be found on the department website.

Oct
3
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting: Cloudcroft @ The Lodge Resort, Pavilion Room
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.