Ute Lake State Park
|Ute Lake State Park|
|Location||Quay, New Mexico, United States|
|Area||1,500 acres (6.1 km2)|
|Elevation||3,900 ft (1,200 m)|
|Governing body||New Mexico State Parks Division|
The park features a large 8,200-acre (33 km2) reservoir on the Canadian River that is home to various fish species including largemouth bass, catfish, crappie and walleye. The state-owned Ute Dam creating the reservoir was completed in 1963 without federal funding. The park elevation is 3,900 feet (1,200 m) above sea level. The park is located 2 miles (3.2 km) west of the town of Logan, New Mexico and is accessed by New Mexico State Road 540.
- "Ute Lake State Park Management and Development Plan" (PDF). June 2004. Retrieved January 24, 2011.
- New Mexico State Parks Division. "Ute Lake State Park". New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department.