Water Sports & Activities

PARK LAKE

The ultimate summer playground!

PARK LAKE IS OPEN WITH THE FOLLOWING COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Hours 8am to 5pm

No swimming

Social Distancing, a minimum of 6’ between individuals not from the same household
No more than 10 people in a group
Masks must be worn at all times
Restrooms will remain CLOSED – signs posted, porta potties available
Walking and hiking only
No barbecuing or picnicking
No congregating, i.e., gathering and sitting

WIBIT

Get Wet! Go Crazy!

There’s no better way to beat the heat than jumping, climbing, sliding and swimming all day long! The WIBIT Includes monkey bars, rope and “rock” climbing, slides, raceway obstacle and other fun stuff.

WIBIT Season Postponed until further notice

42” height requirement
Park Lake Drive in Santa Rosa l 575.472.3763

WIBIT

PEDAL, PADDLE & SLIDE!

You’ll have a blast pedaling and paddling your way around Park Lake… and circling down the water slide!

Paddle

Paddle

Paddle

Playground

BLUE HOLE

DIVE! JUMP! SWIM!

OPEN YEAR ROUND!
Crystal-clear, sapphire-blue waters with a constant 62° temperature make BLUE HOLE one of the most popular dive destinations in the US…and a fun place to cool off!

Blue Hole

TAKE THE PLUNGE!

Whether you cliff jump, dive or use the steps to ease yourself in, you just need to do it! You’ll be surrounded by water as blue and pure as the Caribbean… and some fish, too! The Blue Hole Visitor Center includes exhibits, snack bar, changing rooms, restrooms, retail merchandise, viewing area and free Internet. Blue hole is 80’ wide, 80’ deep and 130’ wide at the bottom It’s actually one of seven sister lakes, all interconnected underground!

BLUE HOLE IS CLOSED BEGINNING NOVEMBER 16, 2020 DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Limited Hours – 8am to 5pm

No swimming

Scuba Diving by appointment ONLY

Social distancing, a minimum of 6’ between individuals

No more than 10 people in a group

Masks must be worn at all times

No barbecuing or picnicking

No congregating, i.e., gathering and sitting

 

Diving at Blue Hole

  • A current certification card is required to dive in Blue Hole
  • Weekly Dive Permit $20
  • Annual Dive Permit $50
  • Annual Instructor Permit $100

 

Dive Shop requirements

  • Annual renewal $200
  • Up to 5 instructors with Padi, SSI or valid diver license
  • Current proof of insurance

Blue Hole

Blue Hole

Blue Hole

DIVE & EXPLORE!

Scuba divers come from all over the country to practice and train in the high-altitude, dive-perfect clear waters and caves at Blue Hole. BLUE HOLE DIVE CENTER amenities include two underwater training platforms, a boat simulator platform, training rooms and locker room. Scuba training conducted at Blue Hole includes Open Water, Advanced Open Water, Rescue, Dive Master, and Diving Instructor Training. Gear, tanks & tank refills available 8:00 am Sat/Sun and by appointment on weekdays.

 

Blue Hole

Catch a Big One!

CATCH A BIG ONE!

Children under 11, seniors and individuals with disabilities can enjoy the fun of fishing at the BLUE HOLE FISHING POND! Catches include green sunfish, bluegill, channel catfish, largemouth bass, winter rainbow trout and summer catfish.

SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK

More water fun!

So much to do. Boating, waterskiing, jet skiing, windsurfing, swimming, snorkeling, hiking, biking, mountain biking, bird watching, RV sites, campsites and trails for horseback riding. Amenities include a boat ramp, two docks, picnic shelters, wildlife viewing and a playground. The lake is four miles long and three miles wide, with a depth of 30-40 feet.

Located 7 miles from Santa Rosa 575.472.3110

Santa Rosa Lake State Park

Santa Rosa Lake State Park

Santa Rosa Lake State Park

Santa Rosa Lake State Park

PERCH LAKE

Perch Lake

FISH & SCUBA

Located on Hwy 91 just 1.4 miles from downtown Santa Rosa NM, Perch Lake is a popular fishing spot for bait casting, spinning and fly fishing. The lake is also popular for scuba diving. A training platform, a sunken twin prop Cessna and a sunken car give divers an opportunity to explore and hone their skills.