May – October
The San Juan River offers the very finest in year round, beginner to advanced, trout fishing in the US.
The lodge is nestled on the banks of the San Juan River in northwestern New Mexico. This facility is the river’s only true ‘river front’ lodge. The San Juan is world-renowned for year-round fly fishing at its best. The river boasts one of the highest fish counts in the lower 48, (7k to 9k per linear mile) and fish average 16 to 20 inches. Walk and wade fishing, or relax in the comforts of a drift boat and enjoy the very best guides on the river. Beginner to advance anglers will love this great river, it has something for everyone!
Set up with the fly fisherman in mind, each cabin is equipped with rod racks and wader racks both indoor and outdoor for your convenience. Accommodations are individual cabins set up for extreme comfort with exceptional views. Each cabin can accommodate up to three guests and has a private bath and satellite tv. The ideal place to come relax after a long day on the water.
This location offers lodging, meals, guide service, fly fishing instruction, float trips, private river access and much more. They also have a full service fly shop, wifi, and chefs who will dazzle your taste buds before and after a long day on the river.
A great choice for families, clubs, couples and individuals for personal or business retreats and they specialize in the corporate venue.
Rates for High Season – May 1st through October 31st
3-nights/2-days fishing: $ 990 based on double occupancy/shared guide or $1,590 based on single occupancy/guide
4-nights/3-days fishing: $1,385 based on double occupancy/shared guide or $2,145 based on single occupancy/guide
5-nights/4-days fishing: $1,675 based on double occupancy/shared guide or $2,670 based on single occupancy/guide
6-nights/5-days fishing: $1,975 based on double occupancy/shared guide or $3,115 based on single occupancy/guide.
Plus 6.5625% sales tax.
Purchase Online, Prior to arrival http://wildlife.state.nm.us/index.htm or Toll Free Number (1-888-248-6866)
Fly to Farmington, NM or Durango, CO both are within 50 miles from the Lodge or Albuquerque NM and drive about 3 hours to the lodge
Easy: Somewhat easy walking when it comes to physicality. Minimal walking or hiking and terrain is very accessible. Mostly hunting from blinds or tree stands.
Moderate: Physicality is somewhat moderate to advanced. Spot and stalk method of hunting as well as some hunting from blinds. Terrain can vary from prairies to mountains at higher elevations.
Difficult: Requires an advanced degree of physical endurance. Terrain is typically more mountainous and hunting can take place at higher elevation.
Extreme: Most difficult and physically demanding hunts. Requires advanced to extreme endurance and terrain or game pursued may involve dangerous situations.