Apr
4
Thu
Fishing Workshops @ Portales Public Schools
Apr 4 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

These workshops are for the fourth-grade students of Portales Public School. The workshops and fishing clinic will consist of fishing safety, knots, equipment, casting and fish identification. Fishing clinics are scheduled for a later date at Oasis State Park.

N/A. Closed to the public.

Caballo Lake State Park – Outdoor Adventure Day for Dona Ana Elementary @ Caballo Lake State Park
Apr 4 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

Dona Ana Elementary students from Las Cruces will rotate through five stations.

  1. Target Archery – NMDGF
  2. Wildlife Skulls & Pelts – NMDGF
  3. Water Safety – New Mexico Park Ranger
  4. Nature Walk – New Mexico Park Ranger 5. Live Reptiles – New Mexico Wildlife Center

Closed to the public.

Wildlife Station at Caballo Lake @ Caballo Lake State Park
Apr 4 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Department staff will be running a wildlife station at Caballo Lake State Park. This event is closed to the public.

Apr
5
Fri
Fishing Workshops @ Portales Public Schools
Apr 5 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

These workshops are for the fourth-grade students of Portales Public School. The workshops and fishing clinic will consist of fishing safety, knots, equipment, casting and fish identification. Fishing clinics are scheduled for a later date at Oasis State Park.

N/A. Closed to the public.

Apr
6
Sat
Ladies Fly Fishing 101 Clinic @ NW Area Game & Fish Office - Albuquerque, NM
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

This classroom session is open to any women who is new to fly fishing. You will learn the basics of fly fishing, equipment selection, fly selection, how to read the the water, landing and releasing skills, what to know before you head out to the water, fishing trip safety, and more! (Casting skills are not covered during this session) This classroom session is a prerequisite to participate in the TU-Ladies Casting Clinic.

Registration Details:
Registration opens March 18 at 9 am at https://forms.office.com/g/CemQY9FNTd. Twenty-five slots will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Ladies Fly Fishing 101 Clinic @ NW Area Game & Fish Office
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

This classroom session is open to any women who are new to fly fishing. You will learn the basics of fly fishing, equipment selection, fly selection, how to read the the water, landing and releasing skills, what to know before you head out to the water, fishing trip safety, and more! (Casting skills are not covered during this session)

This classroom session is a prerequisite to participate in the TU-Ladies Casting Clinic.

Registration Details:

Registration opens March 18 at 9 a.m. at https://forms.office.com/g/CemQY9FNTd. Twenty-five slots will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Adult Women-Beginner Shotgun Shooting Clinic @ City of Albuquerque Shooting Range Park
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The NM Department of Game and Fish is hosting a shotgun shooting training clinic for adult women who have never shot or have very limited experience with shooting shotguns. Trained staff will teach safety, basic shooting techniques, cleaning the gun and how to properly shoot a shotgun and be successful at shooting clays.

Shotguns, ammo and clays will be provided. Please bring a lunch, water, sunscreen and whatever else you need, we will not be taking a full lunch, and there are not any food places near by.

Registration Details:

Registration opens March 11 and closes April 1, or when the class is full.

Click on the below link to register

https://qfreeaccountssjc1.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_dmd4yzetx0Ips90

Apr
7
Sun
Adult Warm-Water Beginner Fishing Class @ Albuquerque Game and Fish Office
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Class is offered to adults (over 18) who have limited fishing experience. Please do not register if you are an experienced angler or under 18 years of age. Participants will learn how to cast, fish identification, fishing techniques, equipment and gear, knot tying, and rules and regulations. We won’t be fishing but attendees will learn everything necessary to catch black bass, bluegill, catfish, crappie, walleye, white bass and yellow perch. It is non-mandatory, but participants can bring the following: their own rod and reel and a fishing license.

Registration Details: