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Lake Van Fishing near Dexter, New Mexico

3 star rating out of 5 by 3 reviewers
Fish for:
  • Blue Catfish
Access: Public
Fishing License: Required
Fishing Rules & Regulations: New Mexico Fish & Wildlife

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Fishing Times for Lake Van

Fishing Times for Lake Van near Dexter, NM

Best Fishing Times
5:08AM to 7:08AM, and 10:57PM to 12:57AM

Alternate Fishing Times
10:27AM to 12:27PM

Fishing Lake Van, NM on 4/19/2015 will be best from 5:08AM through 7:08AM, and from 10:57PM to 12:57AM. If those times won’t work for you, 10:27AM to 12:27PM looks promising. Remember to adjust these times based on barometric pressure, and weather changes.

Weather for Lake Van

Current Temp: 68.51
Max Temp: 68.51
Min Temp: 68.51
Outside: clear sky
Wind: Gentle Breeze
Wind Speed: 4.56
Wind Direction: North
Humidity: 32
Pressure: 897.17
Sunrise: 6:20 AM
Sunset: 7:31 PM

3 Fishing Reports for Lake Van - Dexter, New Mexico

8/3/2013 1:30 PM


Its all fished out right now

5/17/2013 7:00 AM

fisherman beware

fisherman beware. Lake Van allows jet skis during the summer months and it really messes up the anglers!
Species Caught: Blue Catfish

9/8/2011 7:00 AM

Cleanup and responsibility needed at Lake Van

My sisters and I have been fishing for a while now at the lake, we are enjoying it very much, but the trash is terrible on the east bank. I take trash bags and try to pick up what I can, but a lot of it is in the water. I beg people to pick up their trash so the next person can have a clean spot when they fish. I wish you could do something about it. We love having the lake to fish, or get together.

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Lake Van is a lake located just 1 miles from Dexter, in Chaves County, in the state of New Mexico, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including blue catfish and others here.

To find this fishing spot check the map shown above or enter 33.19344 latitude, and -104.35719 longitude into your GPS device. View Lake Van Topo Map.

And please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the lake is open to the public, and that you have the necessary fishing license. Now what are you waiting for, get fishing!
Lake Van est un lac situé à seulement 1 miles de Dexter, dans le Chaves County, dans les état de l'New Mexico, United States. Les pêcheurs trouveront une grande variété de poissons, y compris poisson-chat bleu et autres ici. Que vous soyez autrement vos chances d'obtenir une morsure ici sont bonnes. Alors prenez votre canne à pêche à la mouche favorite et la bobine, et partez à Lake Van.

Pour trouver cet endroit de pêche consultez la carte ci-dessus ou entrez 33.19344 de latitude et de longitude -104.35719 dans votre appareil GPS. Voir Lake Van Carte Topographique.

Et s'il vous plaît n'oubliez pas de vérifier avec les poissons de la faune locale et du service pour assurer le lac est ouvert au public, et que vous avez le permis de pêche obligatoire. Maintenant, ce que vous attendez, vous la pêche!
Lake Van es el lago situado a 1 miles de Dexter, en Chaves County, en los estado de New Mexico, United States. Los pescadores encontrarán una gran variedad de peces incluyendo siluro azul y otros aquí Ya sea que esté de lo contrario sus probabilidades de contraer una picadura de aquí son buenos. Así que coge tu caña favoritos pesca con mosca y carrete, y diríjase a Lake Van.

Para encontrar este lugar de pesca Consulte el mapa que aparece arriba o entrar en 33.19344 latitud, y -104.35719 de longitud en el dispositivo GPS. Ver Mapa Topográfico de Lake Van.

Y por favor recuerde verificar con el local de Pesca y Vida Silvestre del departamento para garantizar la lago es abierto al público, y que tiene la licencia de pesca necesario. Ahora, ¿qué estás esperando, consiga la pesca!
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