HOME
LAKES
REPORTS
FORUMS
TRAVEL
DEALS
SEARCH
MORE
,

Lake Van

Chaves County - New Mexico
moon phase
Sun times displayed in .

Share your catch!
We want to see what you've caught on Lake Van.

Frequently Asked Questions About Lake Van, NM


How big is Lake Van?
Lake Van is approximately 40 sq acres (0.2 sq km) in size.

What kind of fish can you catch in Lake Van?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass and Rainbow Trout in Lake Van.


Are there places to stay in the Lake Van area?
Are you craving a weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of city life? Or maybe you're an avid angler in search of the perfect fishing spot? Look no further! Lake Van and its surrounding area offer an abundance of options to suit your needs. If you're in need of accommodation, check out our area map which highlights some of the best places to stay. And if you're looking for even more options, head on over to our Travel section. But why settle for a traditional hotel or resort when you can take your adventure to the next level by renting a RV? The open road awaits you!
More Lodging Options

Are there boat launches on Lake Van?
We know of 2 public boat launches on Lake Van. Please observe any specific lake regulations posted by the boat launch and please help keep the launch area free of litter.

Are there places to eat and drink near Lake Van?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

Explore the Lake Van area in a RV
Are you looking for an adventurous vacation option that won't break the bank? Look no further than renting an RV! Contrary to popular belief, the process is much simpler than you might imagine. With just a few easy steps, you'll soon be experiencing the ultimate freedom and convenience of exploring the open road in your very own recreational vehicle. And the best part? RV travel can save you up to 60% compared to other types of vacations! With the money you'll save, you'll be able to travel even more and create unforgettable memories along the way. So why wait? Start planning your next adventure today with an RV rental. Learn more about renting a RV.

Will deliver!!! 2018 Palomino Puma 31 BHQB
Will deliver!!! 2018 Palomino Puma 31 BHQB
36 ftSleeps 7
Roswell, NM
$105/nightMORE
2015 Coachmen Freedom Express
2015 Coachmen Freedom Express
28 ftSleeps 6
Roswell, NM
$95/nightMORE
The Infinite Stargazer
The Infinite Stargazer
30 ftSleeps 5
Carlsbad, NM
$115/nightMORE
2020 Coachmen Spirit ultra light
2020 Coachmen Spirit ultra light
34 ftSleeps 6
Carlsbad, NM
$147/nightMORE
More RV Options
What is the average air temp for Lake Van?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Lake Van? Don't forget to plan ahead! Weather can be unpredictable, but we've got you covered. On average, air temperatures during this time of year range from a high around 96°F (36°C) to a low around 68°F (20°C). Of course, these are just historical averages, so be prepared for anything Mother Nature throws your way. For the most up-to-date weather information, be sure to check out our Weather Bar located at the top of this page.

Are there any state parks near Lake Van?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 1 state park in the vacinity of Lake Van.

For more New Mexico State Park information see our State Park Guide.

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
There's more lake's to explore around Lake Van...
DISTANCE ACRES
Durand Reservoir 2.4 mi 17
Lake Tolliver 6.8 mi 32
Dimmitt Lake 8.3 mi 17
Cockle Burr Lake 8.5 mi 71
Lea Lake 8.7 mi 17
Prichard Lake 9.3 mi 26
Peters Lake 9.5 mi 65
East Lake 10.6 mi 12
Buffalo Lake 13.0 mi 195
Chain Lakes 13.0 mi 12
DISCLAIMER: Lake-Link Inc assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions of the information for Lake Van. Although we strive to provide the most accurate information as we can the information contained in this page is provided on an "as is" basis with no guarantees of completeness, accuracy, usefulness or timeliness.
Copyright © 2001-2024 Lake-Link Inc. All rights reserved.
No portion of this website can be used or distributed without prior written consent of Lake-Link, Inc.
This website may contain affiliate links, meaning when you click the links and make a purchase, we may receive a small commission.
Lake-Link Home
boat towed by
MENU
MORE TO EXPLORE