Water levels continue to rise and the main boat ramp is open for launching boats. No four wheel drive required. There is some ice around the edges of the lake in the morning hours but it has been clearing off by noon. Fishing is slow and fishing pressure is very light.
Heavy monsoon rains muddy the Pecos north of the park entrance in mid June 2022. Villanueva has long been a trout-fishing destination. The department regularly stocks the stretch of