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Free Rides!
Friday, Saturday & some Sundays
Memorial Day through Labor Day

Sierra County is offering FREE RIDES between Elephant Butte and Truth or Consequences – Fridays, Saturdays and select Sundays through the summer – on “The Shuttle.”

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Kayak Fishing Tournament

Kayak Fishing Tournament May 19-21

This catch-photo-release tournament is open to any non-motorized watercraft—canoe, kayak, rowboat, etc. Prize categories include largest & smallest largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, walleye.

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elephant butte lake levels rising

Elephant Butte Restaurant News Spring 2016

Hungry at the Lake? Burgers & Buns will be open for the season starting Easter Sunday. Damsite Restaurant opens May 1.

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Elephant Butte Lake stocked with black bass

Fishstock II

Elephant Butte Lake State Park, Fish & Game, and a team of volunteers introduced approximately 40,000 fish into the waters of the reservoir on August 13 2015.

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July 4 at Elephant Butte Lake

BIG 4th of July 2015 Weekend in Elephant Butte New Mexico!

Fourth of July 2015 at Elephant Butte Lake will include a Sand Castle Building Contest, RV & Boat Show, and the big Fireworks Show.

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BMX rider flying high

Topless Pool & New BMX Bike Track in T or C

The City Pool uncovers in the hot springs district while a BMX bike track debuts on south Broadway.

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fishing at Elephant Butte Lake

Volunteers Needed to Move Fish!

A fish-stocking effort in early May added about 20,000 young fish to the waters of Elephant Butte Lake.

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Hay-Yo-Kay sign

Hay-Yo-Kay-No-Mo! Enter La Paloma Too

La Paloma Too, formerly Hay-Yo-Kay, opens for soaks on November 28.

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Float the Rio Grande at night

Float Down the Rio Grande Under a Full Moon

Another Full Moon Kayak Trip is scheduled for July 11, 2014. Call 575-740-3784 to reserve a spot (must be 18 years or older). more info Originally posted on June 24, 2012 We recently met a couple who had floated down a portion of the Rio Grande on a guided raft trip during the last full […]

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boats on Elephant Butte Lake

Labor Day Sunday at Winding Roads Park

Labor Day Weekend at the lake, old geezer style. No racing motors (except from afar), just a quiet park, wildlife and great views – the perfect staycationette.

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river floating

River Float Report + Fireworks This Weekend

Cool off with a river float in Sierra County this summer! Then take in the fireworks.

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video: Elephant Butte Water Activities

Lots to Do at Elephant Butte Lake

Boat, float, swim, splash, fish, sunbathe, build a sand castle, relax.

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water skiing on Caballo Lake, 2013

Water Skiing on Caballo Lake June 2013

Times are you can, other times are you can’t. Either way Caballo Lake provides a nice contrast to its bigger more popular counterpart up-river.

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paragliding at elephant butte lake

Paragliding at Elephant Butte Lake

Imagine, if you can, soaring high over the lake while wearing your own pair of wings.

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Sierra Grande Lodge outdoor bath

Blast from the Past: Gina Kelley On Summertime Soaking

It’s never too hot to soak. In fact, soaking during the summer months when the mercury rises is my favorite time to soak. “She’s crazy” say you. But here’s the thing…

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