Explore the Area


Make the most of your fly fishing vacation and experience everything this area has to offer.

San Juan River Quality Waters

San Juan River Quality Waters is located just below Navajo Dam and extends 4.25 miles.  Known for its world-class trout fishing, Quality Waters is home to over 80,000 trout. It is ranked a U.S. top 10 fly fishing destination.

Navajo Lake

Navajo Lake is the second largest lake in New Mexico. It’s located in the counties of San Juan and Rio Arriba. Parts of the lake extend into Archuleta County in southern Colorado. Navajo Lake State Park offers over 200 camping and picnic sites, two boat ramps, and two marinas.

Farmington, NM

Farmington is where outdoor lovers thrive! A short 40 minute drive from Quality Waters, Farmington is home to the Connie Mack World Series and Pinon Hills Golf Course. Rated by Golfweek Magazine as one the best municipal golf courses in the United States for over 20 years. Enjoy scenic and challenging biking adventures or hike one of Farmington’s many trails surrounded by natural landscapes only found in the magnificent Four Corners.

Wines of the San Juan

Wines of the San Juan is located in northern New Mexico on the San Juan River just 12 minutes from Navajo Dam. Enjoy wine tasting in their tasting room or courtyard.

Durango, CO

Approximately 50 miles north of Navajo Dam, lies beautiful Durango, Colorado. This unique and charming town offers breathtaking views, an array of locally owned restaurants with a variety cuisines, and activities for everyone. Take an adventure on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Train, experience the old west at the Strater Hotel, or shop the 500 plus stores.

Trimble Spa and Natural Hot Springs

All tired out after a long day of fly fishing? Come relax in the natural therapy pools at Trimble Spa. Trimble also offers message and body treatments.