Explore the amazing El Vado Lake boat rental services and watercraft sports outfitter company on the water. This is a reservoir located in Rio Arriba County, in northern New Mexico in the southwestern United States. The 3,200-acre lake is 5 miles long and over 1 mile wide, and lies at an elevation of 6,900 feet creating a great destination for a get a way for all group sizes. The eastern shore of the lake is the El Vado Lake State Park, featuring over 100 camping and picnic sites, and two improved boat ramps.
The lake is a destination for salmon and trout fishing, as well as for recreational boating. We offer jet skis, waverunners, water sport lessons, boat tours, and luxury boat rentals. Unlike nearby Heron Lake, boat speeds are not restricted. A 5.5-mile hiking trail runs to the north, crosses the Rio Chama Gorge via a pedestrian suspension bridge, and then connects to the Heron Lake State Park. Reservation on watercraft services are required in advance and you can enjoy wakeboarding, water skiing, jet skis, wakesurfing, kneeboading, wake skating, air chair, and SUP's.