Take a look inside an old tackle box

Do you recognize these old fishing lures?

Take a look inside an old tackle box… and you might find some very interesting lures.

Have you seen any of these before? Do you know what they are called, how to use them and what you can typically catch with each of these?

Visit the Department of Game and Fish on Facebook to let us know the names of these lures and share photos of some of your lures on Monday, February 17.


It is the mission of the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish to conserve, regulate, propagate and protect the wildlife and fish within the State of New Mexico, using a flexible management system that ensures sustainable use for public food supply, recreation and safety—and to provide for off-highway motor vehicle recreation that recognizes cultural, historic and resource values while ensuring public safety.