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Fagan's Guided Fly Fishing

#4 of 6 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Red River Features Animals
Northern New Mexico, Red River, NM 87571
+1 575-770-9451
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Jeff Fagan is an excellent guide

Not only did we catch some beautiful fish in some amazing spots, but Jeff was terrific with both me... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2014
Be wary of what you pay for

We paid for a guided 6 hour fly fishing trip and only received 4 hours. This was a huge... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2013
Bailey B
Denver, Colorado
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Operating under special usage permit to access Carson National Forest, Guide Jeff Fagan has a variety of trips available for the novice or experienced angler. Join him for a day of fly fishing the best holes in the area. You will enjoy a great experience in the majestic Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Fly rod, tackle, and waders are provided. All participants must provide a valid NM fishing license.
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Northern New Mexico, Red River, NM 87571
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Reviewed 5 May 2014

Not only did we catch some beautiful fish in some amazing spots, but Jeff was terrific with both me and my son. I had asked him to focus on the basics and he was simply perfect. From teaching about the bugs and basic techniques to...More

Thank HockeyMom925
Reviewed 27 December 2013

We paid for a guided 6 hour fly fishing trip and only received 4 hours. This was a huge disappointment to us as we came from out of state and planned this to be a full day activity. I In addition, part of our time...More

Thank Bailey B
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I have now been fly fishing with Jeff Fagan twice in Red River. The best thing about the service is not only have I caught fish, but I have learned so much about the area and fly fishing that I would pay their fee for...More

Thank jhard4
Reviewed 13 August 2013

Never fished but our 14 yo son kept bugging us to go fishing so... Oh wow, was he right! Todd Massey was fun, patient and taught us all (mom, dad, 14 yo son and 12 yo daughter) what all the excitement is about. Jeff got...More

Thank maxrosa
Reviewed 19 February 2013

Had a great two days of fly fishing. The weather was good and the guide was very informative. I will definately be back next year.

Thank SunnyOsage1798
Reviewed 9 February 2013 via mobile

Jeff is the best fly fisherman and guide. His professionalism and teaching abilities makes first timers and novices very comfortable. He loves what he does and it shows. Thanks, Jeff!

Thank marellano7460
Reviewed 30 May 2012

Had not fly fished for 39 years , Jeff reminded me why I loved it .

Thank wjtwet
Reviewed 27 February 2012

Made a last-minute decision to explore the waters instead of the slopes for a day. Got lucky and found Jeff. He makes it very convenient -- takes care of the waders, rod, flies and puts you in the holes. You still have to hook the...More

1  Thank by_my_way
Reviewed 2 February 2012

Took us to a beautiful spot. Jeff was an excellent guide. Extremely knowledgeable about fly fishing and our surroundings. Explained everything in away was easy to catch on. Was patient even when I was having trouble walking in the water. Would go again. Thomas and...More

1  Thank Susan W
Reviewed 22 January 2012

Jeff was great. He picked a great place to teach us. The fish were numerous. He was incredibly patient when we struggled. We really enjoyed his knowledge of insects and their life cycles as it relates to the trout. Money well spent!

1  Thank Capn_Caveman
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8 December 2015|
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Response from jefffagan25 | Property representative |
We offer year round fishing trips. Trout are a cold water fish and the lower Red River is a great place for winter fishing. We have to bundle up but it's a great time. If you have further questions, please feel free to call... More