About Elephant Butte attractions...
Area activities include:
Year-round fishing: Elephant Butte Lake, Caballo Lake, and the Rio Grande River offer great fishing for numerous species of fish including Catfish, Walleye, Trout, Black Green and White Bass, trophy Stripers up to 50lbs! Area guide service available year-round.
Boating of all varieties: Sail Boating, Drag-Boating, House-Boating, Jet Skiing, and more.
Three full-service marinas are within a minutes drive from your doorstep.
The newly opened Sierra Del Rio golf course offers award-winning play and stunning views for golfers of all abillities. The course is located just minutes from the Marina Suites.
22 miles of sandy beaches for picnicking and swimming.
135 miles of lakeshore for hiking and exploring.
Hot Air Ballooning, featuring the famous Balloon Regatta held each year in September.
Rock hunting, hiking, and exploring abandoned Gold and Silver mines in the nearby Caballo Mountains and Gila National Forest.