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These are important.. We need to be part of the process rather than the peanut gallery after the fact.

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New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
Media contact: Dan Williams, (505) 476-8004
Public contact: (505) 476-8000
dan.williams@state.nm.us

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JUNE 28, 2013:
Meetings will address proposed fishing rule changes
SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish is accepting comments and will conduct public meetings from July 1-9 in Albuquerque, Las Cruces, Roswell and Raton to discuss several proposed changes to state fishing regulations.
Proposed changes include:
  • Close McKenna Creek and the portion of Iron Creek from the fish barrier upstream to headwaters to all fishing. This proposed change also would remove the Special Trout Water designation on Iron Creek. Both of these creeks contain genetically pure populations of Gila trout that are vital to the long-term sustainability of the species, and the closure will conserve these populations during post-fire recovery of the watersheds.
  • Allow licensed anglers and individuals younger than age 12 to take game fish by bow and arrow (bow fishing). All daily bag, possession and size limits would apply. Bow fishing for game species would not be allowed within Special Trout Waters. This proposal would expand recreational angling opportunity.
  • Update all regulations to replace outdated language referring to individuals with disabilities.
  • Reduce the statewide striped bass daily bag limit from 2 to 1. This proposed change would not affect the unlimited daily bag and possession limit of striped bass in San Juan County. Based upon surveys, the Elephant Butte Lake striped bass population has shown a decreasing trend. A reduced harvest would help sustain this population.
  • Remove the “Youth Only” designation and allow licensed anglers ages 12 years or older (including adults) to fish at Young Pond in Las Cruces. Because of extreme drought conditions, angling opportunity has become very limited in Dona Ana County. Allowing all licensed anglers to fish at Young Pond will expand angling opportunity. Young Pond currently is restricted to anglers younger than 12 years of age.
  • Reduce the channel catfish daily bag limit from 15 to 2 on the following waters: Ned Houk, Harry McAdams, Young Pond, Roswell Kids Pond, Perch Lake and Blue Hole Park Pond. Most of these waters are stocked with catchable channel catfish and a reduced daily bag limit would prolong the availability of catfish to anglers.
Department staff will be at the following meetings to discuss and accept public comments about the proposed changes:
  • Albuquerque: July 1, 6:30-8:30 p.m., New Mexico Game and Fish Office, 3841 Midway Place NE.
  • Las Cruces: July 1, 6-8 p.m., New Mexico Game and Fish Office, 2715 Northrise Drive.
  • Roswell: July 9, 6-8 p.m., New Mexico Game and Fish Office, 1912 West Second Street.
  • Raton: July 9, 6-8 p.m., New Mexico Game and Fish Office, 215 York Canyon Road.
Comments about the proposed changes also can be expressed by contacting Fisheries Management Division by telephone at (505) 476-8055 or by email at nmdept.ofgameandfish@state.nm.us.
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WOW… What a great trip…  Follow me on a Fly Fishing Smallie Trip in the Gila… I also come across a bunch of elk..

 

Brock’s First Fish!!!

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Great Job Brock.. We are proud of you..

Left Over List is up…

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Looks like a bunch of tags are left…

http://www.wildlife.state.nm.us/documents/UNDERFULFILLEDHUNTS.pdf

Free Fishing Saturday…

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DON”T FORGET….

Free Fishing Across the State this Weekend..

Lucky Seven: Kids fishing derby at Lake Roberts

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Posted:   05/31/2012 01:00:00 AM MDT

 

The Fourth Aldo Leopold Kids Fishing Derby and Festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Lake Roberts in the Mimbres Valley, north of Silver City.

The day will include a fishing derby, outdoor learning stations and an awards ceremony that includes prizes for the biggest fish and most fish caught.

Saturday is a free fishing day for New Mexico, so fishing licenses are not required. Anglers, however, must still adhere to daily bag limits. For trout, it’s five per day.

Registration begins at 9 a.m. on the north side of Lake Roberts near the boat ramp. The derby will begin once registration is complete and will conclude at 12:45 pm.

The awards ceremony will begin at 1 p.m. The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish will stock the lake with tagged Gila Trout and any child who catches one will receive a prize.

Learning centers will open at 9:30 am and will be staffed by a variety of local, state and federal groups. Visitors will be able to learn about the art of fly fishing and how to identify aquatic insects and animal tracks. There will also be a Native American Art stand and a Living Stream exhibit presented by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.

The Sapillo Volunteer Fire Department will be grilling hotdogs for attendees.

The annual Aldo Leopold Fishing Derby and Festival is hosted by the Wilderness Ranger District of the Gila National Forest along with strong support from the community.

For information, call (575) 536-2250

Backdoor Results!!!!

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About the backdoor draw results… I just talk to the Dept and they wouldn’t deny that there might be some correlation to the refunds or no-refunds in drawing they said that NOTHING has been audited or even verified and what you are seeing is only a representation of the what MIGHT be happening… SOOOO, take EVERYTHING with a grain of salt until you see the posted results or get an email

They are also pulling or just pulled down the system…

SOOO BREATH EVERYONE..

NM Fishing Report Dec 13th….

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, DEC. 13, 2011:

 

NEW MEXICO FISHING REPORT

 

This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.

 

Northwest

 

Animas RiverThe flow is 240 cfs. No report due to weather.

Chama River – No read on flow due to ice on the upper stretches. Below El Vado Lake, the flow is 382 cfs and the flow below Abiquiu Lake is 388 cfs. The Chama below El Vado Dam has the most consistent good fishing on the Chama. The stretch downstream of the village of Chama into El Vado reservoir is slowing down. The release out of El Vado is murky but fishable.The stretch below Abiquiu Dam is fishing good and the water clarity is getting better.

San Juan RiverUpper section – Catch and Release flow is 493 cfs.The habitat improvements and silt remediation project on the San Juan was completed last week. The work in “The Braids,” has been very productive as fish have moved into this new habitat where they previously weren’t. Good midge fishing and midge hatches during the mornings and good blue winged olive hatches in the afternoons. In the mornings, use a red midge larva as your point fly and trail a size 24-26 black or gray midge pupa. As the afternoon progresses, change your flies to baetis, such as a gray or chocolate RS2 or foam wing emerger.

Abiquiu Lake – Fishing is slow for all species.

El Vado Lake – No report due to weather and a lack of anglers. Ice is forming around the edges of the lake.

Heron LakeNo report due to weather and a lack of anglers. Ice is forming around the edges of the lake.

Jackson Lake Trout fishing is reported as fair using Power Bait, salmon eggs and worms from shore.

Lake FarmingtonTrout fishing is reported as fair using Power Bait, salmon eggs and worms. Best success is reported close to the dam.

Morgan Lake – No report

Navajo Lake – Trout fishing is reported as fair to good from the dam using spinners and streamers.

 

Northeast

 

Cimarron River – No read on flows due to ice. The Cimarron is done until spring.

Costilla Creek – The flow is 61 cfs near the town of Costilla. Fishing is reported as slow below the Valle Vidal boundary, water levels are very low and there is snow and ice.

Red River – No read on flow due to ice at Questa and 38 cfs below the hatchery. Fishing for trout is reported as fair with better fishing on the lower stretches. Fish are being caught and all methods working. Please respect spawning fish and leave them alone while on their beds.

Rio Grande– No read on flow due to ice at Cerro. Flow is 446 cfs below the Taos Junction Bridge. Water levels are high and fishing is reported as slow to fair. Trout still seem to prefer the faster aerated water. Nymph the pocket water or strip streamers for the browns. Pike fishing is starting to get going. Best bet is to use large red and white lures or flies.

Rio Hondo – No read on flow due to ice. Trout fishing is reported as slow with snow and ice. Best bet is to fish at the confluence with the Rio Grande.

Rio Pueblo No read on flow due to ice. No report.

Charette Lakes – The lake has closed for the season and will reopen next spring.

Clayton Lake – The lake has closed for the season and will reopen next spring.

Eagle Nest Lake – The lake is closed to fishing until the ice is thick enough to allow it. The lake is also closed to boats for the winter. The New Mexico Game Commission will consider allowing unlimited take of northern pike from Eagle Nest Lake to address the aggressive species’ threat to the lake’s trout and salmon fishery at its meeting Thursday, Dec. 15, in Albuquerque.

Lake Alice and Lake Maloya – No report

Maxwell Lakes – The lake has closed for the season and will reopen next spring.

Shuree Ponds No report.

Springer Lakes – No report. Closed to ice fishing.

 

West-Central, including the Jemez Mountains

 

Jemez River, East Fork, Guadalupe and San AntonioFlow on the Jemez River is 20 cfs. The lower Guadalupe can be accessed below Gilman tunnels and is fishing fair in the warmer part of the day. The lower Jemez was stocked Nov. 11 and may be worth fishing for rainbows. The Valles Caldera National Preserve has closed the fishing program until next spring.

Metro DrainagesThe fishing is reported as fair with most methods catching fish. The drainages were stocked last week: Albuquerque with 300 triploid rainbow trout; Belen with 200; Bernalillo with 80; Corrales with 121; and Peralta with 250.

Bluewater Lake – Fishing for trout is reported as slow due to ice on the lake.

Cochiti Lake – No report. The lake is closed for the season along the Tetilla Peak side. The upper lake is also closed above Tetilla due to a log boom in place on the lake.

Fenton Lake – The lake has iced over and is closed to ice fishing because of dangerous ice conditions.

Tingley BeachTrout fishing has been good. Best reports are from anglers using salmon eggs and Pistol Petes. The ponds were stocked with 2,538 triploid rainbow trout. Reports from fly-rod anglers at the South/Catch and Release Pond have been hit and miss when using bunny leeches and black beetles.

 

East–Central, including the Pecos River

 

Coyote CreekClosed for the season.

Pecos River – No read on flow due to ice. The upper river is under ice, especially in shaded stretches. Fish the afternoon hours while the sun is on the water.

Conchas Lake – No report.

Morphy Lake – Closed for the season.

Santa Rosa Lake – No report.

Storrie Lake – Fishing is slow to fair for trout due to light traffic and cold weather.

Sumner Lake –Walleye are reported as fair. Fish are being caught in shallow water and off points and structure. The fish range from 14 to 20 inches and are hitting white shad lures. No reports for the trout stocked below the dam.

Ute Lake – No report.

 

Southwest

 

Gila River – The flow is 66 cfs and fishing is slow with the best success in the upper reaches of the river on the West, East and Middle forks.

Rio Grande– No report.

Bill Evans Lake – Fishing for trout is reported as fair with most methods working. The lake was stocked with 937 triploid rainbow trout last week.

Caballo Lake – Fishing is slow and water levels are very low. Best bet is below the spillway on the Rio Grande at Percha State Park.Fishermen are catching a few white bass and black bass on the river; most walleye are too small to keep (less than 14 inches.

Elephant Butte Lake – No report due to light traffic and weather. The Rio Grande between Elephant Butte and Caballo was stocked with 1,700 triploid rainbow trout.

Glenwood Ponds – Fishing is slow for trout. The ponds were stocked with 199 triploid rainbow trout.

Lake Roberts – Trout fishing is reported as slow with worms and Power Bait.

Quemado Lake – No report.

 

Southeast

 

Rio Ruidoso – Flow is 0.28 cfs in town and 6.6 cfs at Hollywood. Fishing is reported as slow on the lower stretches of the river where the flows are a bit higher.

Bonito Lake – Closed for the season.

Bottomless Lakes: No report.

Brantley Reservoir – There has been light pressure and no current report. A mandatory catch and release is in place at Brantley Lake because pesticides have been found in the fish. Do not keep or eat them.

Grindstone Reservoir – Fishing is fair for trout using worms, Power Bait and Pistol Petes. Best times to fish are reported from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fishing Reports!!!

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NEW MEXICO FISHING REPORT

Attention anglers: Extreme fire danger has prompted agencies to impose fire restrictions and closures on public and private lands across New Mexico. Please check for the latest information at http://nmfireinfo.wordpress.com or by calling the fire restrictions hotline at (877) 864-6985.

This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish and thefishphone.com, has been generated from the best information available from area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.

Northwest

Animas RiverThe flow is 1,030 cfs. The river is starting to recede but still a bit muddy. No fishing report this week but should have an idea on conditions next week.

Chama River – Upper section flow is 40 cfs. and below El Vado, the flow is 766 cfs. Fishing is fair in the upper Chama with some bigger rainbows reported being taken in and around Chama. Fish are being landed with worms, spinners, woolly buggers and various bead-headed nymphs. Below El Vado, trout fishing is good for rainbows up to 20 inches and browns up to 18 inches. Panther Martins and Rapalas are working for the browns and rainbows.

San Juan River – Upper section – Catch and Release flow is 499 cfs. Midges are hatching all day long. At the moment they are very small, midge pupa and larvae, size 22 to 28, chocolate, dark grey, cream and olive have been best. The hatch is strongest from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Try fishing BWO’s from 2 p.m. to about 5 p.m. Dark gray, brown and olive have been the best colors in a size 20 and 22. Both dry and wet patterns. Back to midges in the evenings. Black and brown have been killing it! Caddis are showing up in the evenings from 7 p.m. to dark. You will find the best activity through the bait water up to Simon canyon. Small brown caddis are the best, size 20 and 22. PMD’s are all over the lower river in the afternoons from 1 to 5 p.m. They are starting to show up on the upper river should be great in a couple of weeks! Hoppers and ants are working well too! Bunny leaches are great attractors in brown, black, purple, and white. If all else fails try fishing big foam patterns especially in the morning. Lower section – Open waters, fishing is good with night crawlers, salmon eggs and the same flies as for the upper section. Some reports say the lower section is fishing a well as the upper quality waters. The lower section was stocked with 1,000 rainbow trout last week.

Abiquiu Lake – Fishing is slow for walleye with a few smaller sized fish being caught. Some small mouth bass have been reported but at best it is hit and miss for them. Catfish are reported as slow but a few bigger fish have been taken in the coves with stink bait and liver. No report on other species.

El Vado Lake – Fishing is slow due to a lot of recreational traffic on the water.

Heron Lake Fishing is fair for trout from the bank and trolling. Most success has been by Willow Creek along the channel into the lake. Power Bait, worms and spinners tipped with corn are working well. Salmon fishing is good when trolling double whammies, Kokanee Killers and Panther Martin’s tipped with corn in 18 to 25 feet of water.

Jackson Lake Trout fishing is reported as fair to good using Power Bait, salmon eggs and worms. Spinners with gold blades are reported working well on the backside of the lake.

Lake FarmingtonTrout fishing is reported as fair by the spillway using Power Bait, salmon eggs and worms.

Morgan Lake – No report.

Navajo Lake – Fishing for smallmouth bass is very good in the coves with almost any method catching fish. The largemouth bass have also turned on and are starting to hit with both aggressive bites and feeding strikes. Both species are being caught on soft plastics, jerk baits or crank baits Salmon are starting to bite when using Rapalas or Kokanee Killers in 40 feet of water. Best fishing is from the dam to Francis Canyon. Northern pike are hitting all over the lake. Try using xr-14 or f-18 lures in the afternoons and top water gear is working in the mornings.

Northeast

Cimarron River – The flow below Eagle Nest Dam is 24 cfs and no read near Cimarron. Closed due to fire hazard.

Costilla Creek – The flow is 66 cfs near the town of Costilla and 66 cfs at the dam. Closed due to fire hazard.

Red River – Flows are 20 cfs near Questa and 40 cfs below the hatchery. All but the section of river in Red River is closed due to fire hazard. The river was stocked with above Questa with 1,099 triploid rainbow trout.

Rio Grande – Flows are 395 cfs near Cerro and 580 cfs below the Taos Junction Bridge. Your best bet is fishing the pockets when nothing is going on hatch wise. Fish big bugs like golden stonefly nymphs, crane fly larvae, or woolly buggers. No reports on other species.

Rio Hondo – The flow is 25 cfs and fishing is good for trout using dry/dropper rigs with stimulators on top and copper johns or caddis below. The upper Hondo is closed but fishing at the confluence is still allowed.

Rio Pueblo The flow is 8.4 cfs. Closed due to fire hazard.

Cabresto LakeThe lake is closed for repairs to the dam.

Charette Lakes – Fishing has slowed down and is reported as hit and miss. Some anglers are catching stocker-sized trout with limits reported with others not seeing a bite. Topwater flyfishing is reported as good in the evenings. Power Bait and Panther Martins are most successful. Perch are fair using small lures and worms.

Clayton Lake – Fishing for trout is reported as good using chartreuse or rainbow Power Bait and worms. Bass and walleye are slow.

Eagle Nest Lake – Fishing for trout is reported as picking up and good from shore and better from anchored boats. Trolling is great for trout using lightweight tackle. Perch are good to excellent off the bank when using worms. The lake was stocked with 501 triploid rainbow trout.

Lake Alice and Lake Maloya – Sugarite Canyon State Park has been closed due to the Track Fire.

Maxwell Lakes – The water level is very low at Lake No.13 and fishing is sporadic with an occasional trout landed. Best success is reported using Power Bait, worms and spinners.

Santa Cruz Lake – No report.

Shuree Ponds – Closed due to fire hazard.

Springer Lakes – Fishing is reported as good for pike 18 – 32 inches with large Mepps spinners, cut bait and minnows. Water levels are dropping due to irrigation so water levels are low.

West-Central, including the Jemez Mountains

Jemez River, East Fork, Guadalupe and San AntonioFlow on the Jemez River is 4.2 cfs. Closed due to fire hazard.

Metro Drainages Stocking has ended for the season and trout fishing is reported as slow.

Bluewater Lake – No report on trout. The tiger muskies are fishing is good with several large fish being caught, one at 45 inches. The fish reported were caught on rattle traps while trolling.

Cochiti Lake – Closed due to fire hazard. Please stay away from the area! Cochiti lake is the base of operations for the type one incident management team fighting the southern part of the fire. A tentative opening date has been set, if all goes well the lake will open back up on the 27th of July.

Fenton Lake – Closed due to fire hazard.

Tingley BeachCatfish, bluegill and largemouth bass are all biting in the Children’s and Central Ponds. Catfish anglers are reporting success with almost every kind of bait they can imagine and make – hotdogs, chicken liver, home-made bait, and stink baits are all working this week.

East–Central, including the Pecos River

Coyote CreekThe flow is 0.43 cfs. Closed due to fire hazard.

Pecos River – The flow near Pecos is 24 cfs. Closed due to fire hazard.

Conchas Lake – Reports of walleye fishing picking up. Fish are being found in 10 to 15 feet of water and hitting jigs with worms and minnows. Some bass are also being taken off points and structure. No report on what they are hitting on.

Morphy Lake – Closed due to fire hazard.

Santa Rosa Lake – Walleye are reported as fair, although many are small. Bass are fair. Best bet is to try downsized crank baits and soft plastics around the points and on the flats. Catfish are very active as well using minnows and cut bait along the warmer water in the coves.

Storrie Lake – Fishing is good for trout using Power Bait, with many limits taken. Catfish are fair to good with chicken liver. The lake was stocked 3,000 triploid rainbow trout.

Sumner Lake – No change here. Fishing is good for walleye along the Eastern Bluffs and near the mouth of the Alamogordo arm trolling white and fire tiger crank baits and rattle-traps 8-12 ft. Fair for largemouth and smallmouth casting white crank baits along coves and structure 2-5 feet. Good for white bass using a variety of plastic worms, spoons and crank baits. Fair for channel cat below the dam on the Pecos River, also on the west shoreline south of the main boat ramp using chicken liver. No reports on crappie.

Ute Lake – Fishing is good for smallmouth bass on the gravel points. Senkos, baby brush hogs and Berkley 4-inch power worms are working well. The weed beds are starting to show up in the backs of the coves and there are a few reports of largemouth coming out of them on Senkos and topwater gear. The white bass are fishing fair at night with live minnows. Whites are also starting to pick up in Ute Creek and trolling on the main lake flats has produced some decent whites this week. Walleye are fishing good when trolling with deep-diving crank baits and pulling spinners tipped with night crawlers. The main lake points and flats dropping into 20 feet of water have been good areas. Catfish are fishing good with cut bait, Danny King’s punch bait, and chicken liver. Most of the catfish are being caught over baited holes in the coves. Crappie are reported as slow

Southwest

Gila River – The flow is 19 cfs and there is no fishing report for the West, East and Middle forks.

Rio Grande – The flow is 1,080 cfs below Elephant Butte Dam. Catfish are fair using worms, liver or stink bait.

Bill Evans Lake: Winter stocking for trout has ended for the year and will resume late next fall. No fishing report.

Caballo Lake – Fishing is fair to good. Water levels are coming up and the lake is near normal levels. White bass are being caught with white and candy apple red Bombers. Crappie and walleye are reported as good when using shad. A few large catfish have been taken with chicken liver or stink bait.

Elephant Butte Lake – No report.

Glenwood Ponds – Fishing is fair to good for trout when using Pistol Petes, worms and Power Bait.

Lake Roberts – Fishing is reported as good for catfish with liver and worms. No report on other species.

Quemado Lake – Trout fishing is reported as good. Anglers are having success using green Power Bait, worms and spinners. The tiger muskies are reported as slow with no fish seen recently.

Snow Lake – No report.

Southeast

Black River – Flow is 5.5 cfs. No report.

Bonito Creek – Closed due to fire hazard. . A tentative opening on the the 21st of July. Check before you go.

Rio Ruidoso – Flow is 0.39 cfs. Water levels are very, very low and fishing is reported as slow. The only fishing available is through town due to forest closure.

Bonito Lake – Closed due to fire hazard. A tentative opening on the 21st of July. Check before you go.

Bottomless Lakes: Winter stocking is over for the year. Stocking will resume in late fall.

Brantley Reservoir – There has been light pressure and no current report. A mandatory catch and release is in place at Brantley Lake because pesticides have been found in the fish. Do not keep or eat them.

Grindstone Reservoir – Fishing is reported as good to excellent for trout using Pistol Pete’s in the evenings and Power Bait and worms during the day. The lake was stocked with 4,249 triploid rainbow trout.

Lake Van: No report.

 

Stocking Report By Date for 07/09/2011 – 07/15/2011
2:30 pm 07/15/2011
Rainbow Trout
Water Name Fish Length (In) Fish(lbs) Number of Fish Stocking Date Hatchery ID
BRAZOS RIVER 13.0 442.00 499 07/13/2011 LO
CHAMA RIVER (ABV EL VADO) 13.0 221.00 250 07/12/2011 LO
CHAMA RIVER (ABV EL VADO) 13.0 608.00 687 07/13/2011 LO
CHAMA RIVER (BLW EL VADO) 13.0 779.00 880 07/12/2011 LO
SAN JUAN RIVER (BLW QUALITY) 13.6 1,010.00 1,000 07/14/2011 LO
TOTAL 13.1 3,060.00 3,316
Triploid Rainbow Trout
Water Name Fish Length (In) Fish(lbs) Number of Fish Stocking Date Hatchery ID
EAGLE NEST LAKE 10.2 214.00 501 07/12/2011 RR
GRINDSTONE RESERVOIR 10.5 1,967.00 4,249 07/12/2011 RL
RED RIVER (ABV QUESTA) 9.9 431.00 1,099 07/14/2011 RR
STORRIE RESERVOIR 10.2 1,282.00 3,000 07/13/2011 RR
TOTAL 10.2 3,894.00 8,848
GRAND TOTAL 6,954.00 12,165

2011 Events!!!

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Okay Everybody…

Time to get serious and get all of this stuff written down…  I have been thinking about goals and where I want to be by the time hunting seasons roll around and I just don’t know.  I don’t feel like I have a solid baseline.  I reviewed some goals that I had like the ability to Single-Dumbbell Curl 45lbs 6 times and I have already achieved that.  I also wanted to be able to run solid 12 minute miles for at least an hour… Well, I am doing that…  I could re-goal and I probably will do that but I want to take a different approach to things.  When I am on the mountain I always consider a successful day if two things happen.  I show up and if I could survive if I had to.

I am going to take that approach with my training.  I am going to list a few events that I want to show up for in 2011 and I hope I survive.

  • Las Cruces Half-Marathon with my niece Adrianna
  • Warrior Dash – Location to be determined
  • NM Big-game hunts – depends on tags drawn
  • Solo-Backcountry Turkey Hunt/Scouting Trip
  • Solo-Backcountry Coues Deer in AZ

So…Those are my “events” for this year…. Stay tuned…