New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866
Media contact: Karl Moffatt: (505) 476-8007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JUNE 10, 2016:
Monastery Lake to be closed June 13-14 for road, parking lot repair
SANTA FE – Monastery Lake near Pecos will be closed to the public June 13 and 14 to allow construction crews to make repairs to the road and parking lot.
The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish leases the lake for public fishing. Anglers will find other fishing opportunities nearby on the Pecos River and upstream at Cowles Ponds.
Closure signs will be posted and conservation officers will be in the area for public safety. The angling public’s cooperation will be greatly appreciated.