Tingley Beach is regularly stocked by the NM Department of Game and Fish.
Report violations of wildlife laws to Operation Game Thief.
- Website: www.wildlife.state.nm.us
- Telephone: (800) 432-4263
You can remain anonymous. Rewards are offered for information leading to criminal charges.
Catch & Release
For information on effective catch and release practices the Tingley Beach Curator Office: (505) 248-8514.
Tingley Beach South Pond is designated as a Quality Water of the State of New Mexico.
Information about state Quality Waters is available from the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish's Fishing Regulations.
Free copies of state Fishing Regulation guidelines also are available at Tingley Outfitters located inside the Tingley Station.
Enjoy the clear skies this season by fishing at Tingley Beach.
- Trout fishing in the Children's Central Ponds has been good using PowerBait, salmon eggs and wax worms.
- Trout fishing in the South/Catch and Release Pond has been slow to goo using zebra midges, red annelids and egg patterns.
Tingley Catch of the Week (March 10-16): Albuquerque resident Louie Ortiz caught a 27-inch rainbow trout! Louie was fishing in the South/Catch and Release Pond using a #22 zebra midge.