Cochiti Lake boat ramp to be closed during permitted special event, November 18-19, 2021

USACE-Albuquerque District public affairs
Published Nov. 12, 2021

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Albuquerque District has announced today that the Cochiti Lake boat ramp will be closed Nov. 18-19, 2021, due to a permitted special event.

The Cochiti Swim Beach Day Use Area will be open for paddle craft access and shoreline recreational use, Nov. 18-19, however, motorboats will not be allowed to launch. The boat ramp will reopen Nov. 20, at the normal time.

For more information about lake operations and recreation statuses at all USACE-Albuquerque District managed lakes – Abiquiu, Conchas, Cochiti, and Santa Rosa lakes in New Mexico, and John Martin and Trinidad lakes in Colorado – visit:


Release no. 21-007